Archive 2010
www  Gaming floor

Archive search

Archive 2010: 15th - 21st May

<<< Previous| Homepage| 2010 Index | Next >>>

Friday, 21st May

Las Vegas - Las Vegas Sun & LVR-J
Las Vegas jobless rate hits record 14.2%
Las Vegas jobless rate jumps to 14%
"In Las Vegas, 140,900 residents are out of work and seeking jobs. Statewide, 193,000 people lack jobs and are looking for work."

Casino-Bound Woman Takes Scooter On I-25 - KOAT ABC 7 Albuquerque NM.
Discussing the drop in casino stocks, with Jim Murren, MGM Mirage CEO.

Atlantic City - Reuters
Revel CEO plans to bid on stake in casino

Las Vegas & Macau - Yahoo/AP & MarketWatch
Las Vegas Sands closes on $1.75B in Macau loans
Moody's hikes Las Vegas Sands' outlook to positive

Hannover, Germany - Casinos Austria Int. - press release
Ganz leger im „Casino Légère “: Teileröffnung des RP5-Entertainment Komplexes in Hannover

London -
Another bingo advert banned!
ASA Adjudication on Cassava Enterprises (Gibraltar) Ltd

Selected audio & video...
Union Gaming Group Live, May 21, 2010 - Casino Enterprise Management
Woman Won't Get Money In False Jackpot Win - Gambling Comp
Internet Gambling Taxes US Lawmakers - Gambling Compliance.
Tropicana Gets a Makeover - Las Vegas Sun
RI casino question on ballot - WPRI CBS 12 Providence.
Casino support in Fall River - WPRI CBS 12 Providence. Casino images of the day...

Naga Facade
Naga Facade -
NagaWorld's photostream
Electra Rioja Gran Casino
Electra Rioja Gran Casino -
Electra Rioja Gran Casino's photostream

additional headlines...
Gaming Awards - IGA magazine digital edition
Great Canadian Gaming announces new operational executives - Fox Business
Aria to open high-limit poker room named for Ivey - AP
Coventry's £200k poker game tonight - Coventry Telegraph
Armed robber terrorises bookmakers - Corals, Rochester.

Thursday, 20th May

Las Vegas & Macau - Yahoo/Market Wire
Next Phase of COTAI STRIP Development on Track With Completion of $1.75 Billion Project Financing

Mesquite, Nevada - Las Vegas Sun
Black Gaming demolishing Oasis casino in Mesquite

Atlantic City - AP
Market could thin the herd of 11 AC casinos

Georgetown, Malaysia - AsiaOne/The Star
Cops raid temple casino

Daghestan - Radio Free Europe
FSB Raids Illegal Casinos In Daghestan
"Golden Empire is located next door to the republican Prosecutor General's office."
Golden Empire Casino Makhachkala

New Zealand - Yahoo/NZPA
Budget: Less gaming money for community - Community Gaming Association

Atlantic City - PhillyBurbs/AP & Press of Atlantic City
Atlantic City casinos see gross profits dip again
Atlantic City casino profits slide 25 percent in first quarter

Las Vegas - Globe Newswire
Galaxy Gaming Reports Record First Quarter Results

Singapore - Bloomberg
Las Vegas Sands Sues Law Group After Singapore Casino Complex Complaints Casino images of the day...

100409 85 Holland Casino Rotterdam, Rocket 7
Holland Casino Rotterdam, Rocket 7
H. de Regt's photostream
Danger-Rus' photostream

additional headlines...
Wynn Las Vegas apologizes for overbooking hotel - Las Vegas Sun
Danish players warned about new gaming laws - Bluff Magazine
The governor general and casino gaming - Jamaica Observer. Columnist opinion
Blackjack Switch: Alternative table game - San Francisco Chronicle
Policeman stabbed during betting shop raid - Corals. Bracknell.
Betting shop robber Matthew Stainsby jailed for three years minimum - Grimsby
Cop task force tackles illegal football betting - Hong Kong Standard

Wednesday, 19th May

Guildford, Surrey -
Gaming firm jobs lost as receivers called in
Octavian International Limited in administration

Newfoundland & Labrador -
St. John's casino a long shot - Finance minister wants to keep N.L. casino-free
St. John's hotel listed for $15M
Google Maps: St John's Newfoundland

Macau - Business Week/Bloomberg
Macau Casino Revenue Probably Rose by 90%, CLSA Says

London - AP & SMH
Murder defendant tells of love for wife - Mark Campbell
Aristocrat promotion 'led to murder'

U.K. - Bookmaker robberies...
Policeman stabbed in Bracknell bookmakers - BBC Berkshire
Appeal after armed robbery at Uddingston bookmakers - BBC Scotland

additional headlines...
Vegas bets on $9.5 billion mega-casino - Sydney Morning Herald
Form 8-K for WYNN RESORTS LTD - Linda Chen, WW's Chief Operating Officer
Louisiana casino winnings remain steady in April - Yahoo/AP

Tuesday, 18th May

Moscow - Moscow Times
Briton Ran Illegal Casino in $60,000-a-Month Apartment

Moscow - The Moscow News
British gamblers busted in Moscow
Moscow's illegal casinos are win- win for corrupt cops

Las Vegas - Yahoo/AP
MGM Mirage files counterclaim against Perini

Nevada - RGJ
Has Nevada's Black Book gone the way of the Godfather ? - GCB Excluded Person List.

Gaming Investments - Bloomberg
Paulson Buys MGM Mirage, Boyd Gaming Shares in Bet on Casinos

Atlantic City - Reuters
Icahn appeals bankruptcy fight for 3 Trump casinos

Las Vegas - Business Wire
Station Casinos Announces First Quarter Results

Netherlands - Holland Casino 
Europa's beste dealer komt uit Nederland

Switzerland - ISA Casinos &
Schweizer Casinos: Über 3'400 Mio. Franken Abgaben seit ihrer Eröffnung 2002/03 - 10th May.
Casinos blame smoking bans for lost revenue - Schweizer Casino Verbandes - Federal Gaming Board

Selected videos...
Indian Gaming 2010: WMS - Lord of the Rings Slot.
Indian Gaming 2010: Interblock
Indian Gaming 2010: ATRONIC / SPIELO

APPT Macau 2010: Welcome! -

additional headlines...
INTRALOT selects Net Entertainment as their online casino partner in Italy
Bodog makes $100m Woods sponsorship offer with “no moral judgement clause”
Empire Resorts Announces Settlement with Former CEO - New York
Phil Ruffin plans more changes at T.I.; Sirens  shake-up in store? - Robin Leach
Photos: Hugh Hefner fetes Playboy PMOY Hope Dworaczyk at the Palms
Rick Tabish released on parole - LVR-J
Andy Rooney Gets it Wrong on Gambling...and Lady Gaga - Huffington Post

Monday, 17th May
Russian poker ban turns out to be a bluff - Russia Today.

Atlantic City - LVR-J: Howard Stutz & Press of Atlantic City
INSIDE GAMING: Atlantic City improves but still long shot to recover
Atlantic City casinos relying less on bus patrons

New Zealand - N.Z. Herald
How an unemployed painter gambled his way to become 'Mr Casino'
"After spending nearly $11 million at SkyCity in six months, it's little wonder Tac Kin Voong was nicknamed "Mr Casino"."

Vancouver - LVR-J
GAMING COMPANIES: Paragon Gaming taking on $450 million megaresort in Vancouver

Las Vegas - Las Vegas Sun
Las Vegas Sands shows revenue gain on Fortune 500 list

Texas - LVR-J
Texas legislator pushes legalized gaming as budget salve

Selected Video & Audio...
Rooney on Gambling Industry - CBS 60 minutes.
GGB PODCAST: Michael Leven, President and COO, Las Vegas Sands Corp.
Poker face - BBC World interview with Liv Boeree Casino images of the day...

pathway to venetian hotel
pathway to venetian hotel
rx1031's photostream
DSC06870 - Not too many players ?
vodoxus' photostream

additional headlines...
Night of the living slots players - Boston Globe. Columnist Opinion.
Asia’s integrated resorts say let the battles begin - Mixed Martial Arts (MMA).
NEVADAN AT WORK: Slot exec finds route(s) to success
Jamaica gives go-ahed for casino developments
Former cashier at Resorts World Sentosa jailed for theft from casino
Bookies won't pay bet 'win' - Make up your own mind :)

Saturday & Sunday, 15th & 16th May
Barona Casino Party Pit Fridays - San Diego
Rotterdammer Europa's beste croupier

Brussels - ECA Press release

Hong Kong & Macau - MarketWatch & Yahoo
Asia Entertainment & Resources Ltd. Reports 2009 Financial Results
Asia Entertainment & Resources Ltd. Announces Rolling Chip Turnover for the Month of April 2010

Philadelphia - Philadelphia Inquirer
'Topping off' ceremony for SugarHouse casino

Australia - Melbourne Age
Costello slams responsible gambling week - 17th to 23rd May.

Las Vegas - Las Vegas Sun
Hooters loses $3.9 million, says bankruptcy still possible
Las Vegas Hilton reports loss in first quarter
MGM Mirage says it’s working on CityCenter subcontractor claims

Selected videos...

Casino's Tic-Tac-Toe Chicken Arrives In Limo With Roy Jones
WTAE ABC 4 Pittsburgh PA 
. Casino images of the day...

[Monte Carlo Casino, Monaco (Riviera)] (LOC)
[Monte Carlo Casino, Monaco (Riviera)] (LOC)
The Library of Congress' photostream
Casino of Monte Carlo, Monaco
Casino of Monte Carlo, Monaco
pablomigone's photostream
TCS Huxley Gold Reef City Casino
TCS Huxley Gold Reef City Casino
Casino Connection International's photostream
Marina Bay Sands IR Singapore
Marina Bay Sands IR Singapore
de Ziera's photostream
Newcastle G Casino
Newcastle G Casino
Gamingfloor's photostream

additional headlines...
Essex Pair Arrested In Betting Investigation - CapitalFM
34 reputed mobsters indicted in New Jersey - AP
Foxwoods' slots 'win' down 9.1% in April - The Day
Ladbrokes is betting on new shops - Times Online
It’s Macau Business’ 6th birthday - Kent
Bookmakers describe proposed betting tax as 'illogical'
EuroMillions ticket-holder wins record £84m

<<< Previous| Homepage| 2010 Index | Next >>>
An online resource for casino trade and industry news
©1999-2010 Ltd.