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Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino of Hollywood extends furloughs of over 1,500 employees due to business uncertainties

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A total of 1,527 employees who have been furloughed from the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood, Florida are subject to an extension due to issues regarding business uncertainties during the Covid-19 pandemic. The large entertainment complex has been forced to add to furlough times as the virus continues to see venues ...

Potawatomi Hotel & Casino temporarily furloughs 90 percent of “casino and government employees” due to coronavirus pandemic

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After closing “indefinitely” on March 17, 2020, due to the COVID-19 pandemic and updated Centers for Disease Control (CDC) guidelines, Potawatomi Hotel & Casino has now announced that beginning April 13, it will temporarily furlough “casino and government employees.” According to local news media, Forest County Potawatomi Chairman Ned Daniels, Jr. said in the ...

FanDuel Group inks MotorCity Casino Hotel sportsbetting alliance

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In Michigan, prominent daily fantasy sports and sportsbook operator FanDuel Group has reportedly inked an agreement that is to see it supply Detroit’s MotorCity Casino Hotel with an on-site retail sports betting service. According to a Thursday report from LegalSportsReport.com, the deal could result in the downtown casino launching a FanDuel-branded sportsbook before the ...

Macau hotel occupancy rates plummet amid continuing coronavirus anxiety

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In Macau and fears over the highly-contagious coronavirus strain reportedly helped to push the average January occupancy rate for the city’s many three to five-star hotels down by some 14.5% year-on-year to only 78.5%. According to GGRAsia citing official data from the Macao Government Tourism Office, last month’s figure for exclusively five-star properties, which ...

Legend Palace Hotel temporarily closed due to ‘Wuhan virus’ slump

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In Macau and the Legend Palace Hotel has reportedly become the latest of the city’s 121 hotel’s to temporarily close owing to a lack of bookings engendered by the recent ‘Wuhan virus’ outbreak. According to a report from Inside Asian Gaming, the 224-room venue from Hong Kong-listed operator Macau Legend Development Limited is to now ...

Sheraton Puerto Rico Hotel & Casino San Juan to embark on $10 million renovation in 2020

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As part of its ten-year anniversary celebration, the Sheraton Puerto Rico Hotel & Casino not only has a new general manager but has also revealed plans for a $10 million renovation for the coming year. Renovation plans reportedly include the property’s entire interior, including 503 rooms and suites, lobby, and 35,000 sq ft of ...

Wind Creek Hospitality submits plan for $90 million hotel expansion of newly-acquired Bethlehem casino property

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After finalizing the $1.3 billion purchase on May 31 and celebrating a $15 million rebrand just five months later, Wind Creek Hospitality, the gaming entity of the Poarch Band of Creek Indians in Alabama, appears to be making good on its promise for a hotel expansion at its newly-acquired Wind Creek Bethlehem property. According ...

Satisfactory six months for Emperor Entertainment Hotel Limited

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In Macau and the operator behind the Grand Emperor Hotel has released its interim unaudited financial results for the six months to the end of September showing that its overall corporate revenues had risen by 1.9% year-on-year to top $86.6 million. Hong Kong-listed Emperor Entertainment Hotel Limited is also responsible for the 277-room Inn ...

Miami Valley Gaming proposes $100 million expansion to include new hotel

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Looking to attract business from beyond the surrounding cities, Miami Valley Gaming in Lebanon, Ohio is reportedly considering taking on a $100 million expansion. The proposal includes the addition of a hotel, restaurant, additional gaming machines and a parking garage. According to the Associated Press via local news media… …the Warren County harness racing ...

Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Sacramento at Fire Mountain officially opens

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California now features its first-ever Las Vegas-style integrated casino resort following yesterday’s opening by the federally-recognized Estom Yumeka Maidu Tribe of Enterprise Rancheria of the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Sacramento at Fire Mountain. Being run via a partnership with prominent American casino firm Hard Rock International, the new Yuba County facility boasts a ...

Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Hollywood debuts massive $1.5 billion expansion in South Florida

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After three years of work, the world’s first guitar-shaped hotel opened on Thursday, October 24 in South Florida. The massive 450 ft structure is part of the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Hollywood’s $1.5 billion dollar expansion that broke ground in the summer of 2017. Owned and operated by the Seminole Tribe of ...

Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino goes all out for grand opening of Tampa expansion

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After spending $720 million on an expansion project, the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tampa decided to introduce their changes with a ton of fanfare. The casino started with the smashing of guitars, followed by high-wire daredevils and a star-studded celebration party. Going All Out: To celebrate the grand opening of the large ...

Caesars Entertainment Corporation selling Rio All-Suite Hotel and Casino

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In advance of its planned merger with Eldorado Resorts Incorporated and American casino operator, Caesars Entertainment Corporation, has reportedly signed a deal that is to see it offload its Rio All-Suite Hotel and Casino property in southern Nevada for $516.3 million. According to a Monday report from the Las Vegas Review-Journal newspaper, the casino ...