Chinese gamblers flock to Siberia’s Tigre de Cristal Casino

Chinese gamblers flock to Siberia’s Tigre de Cristal Casino

In spite of several unavoidable delays,  Tigre de Cristal Casino opened its doors on October 8, 2015 and is operating smoothly with landmark business in Russia’s Far East.  The Lawrence Ho creation (son of Macau’s gambling king, and mega-entrepreneur in his...
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Resorts World Birmingham readies for the big day

Resorts World Birmingham readies for the big day

Genting Group’s highly anticipated Resorts World Birmingham will begin a phased opening of their £150 million property in the populous city on October 21st. The company has mega-resorts in Manila, Singapore, Genting Highlands Malaysia, the Bahamas, a...
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Macau Legislators open to new casinos in Coloane as long as they comply with all regulations

Macau Legislators open to new casinos in Coloane as long as they comply with all regulations

The six major casino operators in Macau could soon be turning their focus to Coloane to develop new casinos in the region. Gaming operators have focused on developing casinos in the Cotai district during the past few years with Wynn...
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Yakama Nation Legends Casino to open 200 room hotel

Yakama Nation Legends Casino to open 200 room hotel

The Yakama Nation will open their new 200 room hotel near Toppenish, Washington on Saturday, February 24, 2017. Reservations are being accepted for stays March 1 and later. The hotel anchors a $90,000,000 expansion by the tribe that is expected to...
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The casino expansion that almost wasn’t; Tribal Council votes to continue with $250 million Harrah’s project

The casino expansion that almost wasn’t; Tribal Council votes to continue with $250 million Harrah’s project

Amid planning issues and timing concerns, the Tribal Council of the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians narrowly rejected a resolution that would have squashed an expansion project at its Harrah’s Cherokee Casino Resort, according to the Smoky Mountain News. An...
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October 8 opening announced for Lawrence Ho’s Tigre De Cristal

October 8 opening announced for Lawrence Ho’s Tigre De Cristal

Summit Ascent Holding Ltd., a company controlled by gaming entrepreneur Lawrence Ho, announced last week that its Tigre De Cristal integrated resort located in Russia’s Primorsky Krai, will have its soft opening on October 8. In a late filing last...
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American investments firm purchases large stake in The 13 Holdings Limited

American investments firm purchases large stake in The 13 Holdings Limited

Ahead of the opening of its The 13 luxury hotel in Macau later this quarter and property developer The 13 Holdings Limited has announced that American investments firm Evolution Capital Management has acquired a major stake in its business. In...
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Macau sees higher November hotel occupancy rate as average room price drops

Macau sees higher November hotel occupancy rate as average room price drops

The average daily hotel occupancy rate in Macau increased by 6.6% year-on-year last month to hit 91.6% while the median price for a three-star to five-star room declined by 9.8% to stand at around $150 per night. According to a...
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Sea route to Tigre de Cristal casino proposed by high ranking Russian envoy

Sea route to Tigre de Cristal casino proposed by high ranking Russian envoy

Deputy Prime Minister and Presidential Envoy to the Far Eastern Federal District, Yury Trutnev visited the newly opened Tigre de Cristal casino recently along with Primorye Governor Vladimir Miklushevsky. The officials noted that the journey from Vladivostok,...
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Former Revel casino awaits liquor licenses; misses holiday weekend

Former Revel casino awaits liquor licenses; misses holiday weekend

Another holiday weekend has passed by without the former Revel Casino Hotel re-opening for business on the Atlantic City boardwalk. Glenn Straub, who purchased the shuttered property, that was rebranded in September as TEN, in August 2015 for $82 million, sai...
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Karl Lagerfeld bringing Chanel-themed hotel to Grand Lisboa Palace

Karl Lagerfeld bringing Chanel-themed hotel to Grand Lisboa Palace

Internationally-renowned fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld has announced that he is partnering with SJM Holdings Limited to open a 270-room branded hotel inside the Macau casino operator’s coming Grand Lisboa Palace development. According to a report from The ...
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