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Far East Consortium International Limited records European success

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Asian hospitality and property development conglomerate Far East Consortium International Limited has reportedly announced that its revenues from gaming for the twelve months to the end of March rose by 4.6% year-on-year to hit approximately $34.96 million. According to a Wednesday report from Inside Asian Gaming, the Hong Kong-listed firm revealed that just over ...

International Entertainment Corporation reveals Manila casino plan

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Asian hotel and leisure operator International Entertainment Corporation has reportedly informed investors that one of its subsidiaries is hoping to be given permission to bring an integrated casino resort to the Philippines capital of Manila. According to a report from Inside Asian Gaming, the Hong Kong-listed firm used an official filing to detail that ...

Bristol, Virginia’s city council unanimously approves Hard Rock International as preferred casino operator

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Hard Rock International, along with The United Company and Par Ventures, has been endorsed by the Bristol, Virginia City Council as the preferred operator of a proposed casino at the site of a former shopping mall. In November 2019, the globally recognized brand, which is an enterprise of the federally-recognized Seminole Tribe of Florida, was ...

Brian Sandoval leaving international post at MGM Resorts International

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American casino operator, MGM Resorts International, has reportedly announced that Brian Sandoval (pictured) has resigned as its Global Gaming Development President so as to pursue the top administrative job at the University of Nevada Reno. According to a Wednesday report from the Reno Gazette-Journal newspaper, 56-year-old Sandoval served as the Governor of Nevada for ...

Hard Rock International and KamaGames partner to create new Hard Rock Blackjack social games app

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Top-rated European social casino operator KamaGames has partnered with Hard Rock International to create a new application titled Hard Rock Blackjack. The new application can be accessed via mobile and includes casino-style games from the portfolio of KamaGames. Details of the App: For players, the new app offers a ton of content, including 3D ...

Bill Hornbuckle appointed new boss of MGM Resorts International

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American casino operator, MGM Resorts International, has announced that Bill Hornbuckle (pictured) has been selected to replace the outgoing James Murren as its latest Chief Executive Officer. The Las Vegas-headquartered firm used an official Sunday press release to declare that Hornbuckle is ‘a four-decade veteran of the gaming industry’ and most recently worked as ...

MGM Resorts International cancels share buy-back plans

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Anxieties over the financial impact of the ongoing coronavirus outbreak have reportedly prompted American casino operator MGM Resorts International to cancel its plan to buy back shares worth approximately $1.25 billion. According to a Thursday report from the Las Vegas Review-Journal newspaper, the New York-listed casino giant revealed that it had abandoned the scheme ...

MGM Resorts International introducing BetMGM to its Las Vegas estate

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American casino operator MGM Resorts International has announced that its nine venues in Las Vegas have begun rolling out the new mobile-friendly BetMGM sportsbetting service so as to give aficionados the ability to place wagers on a wide range of professional and collegiate sporting events. The Las Vegas-headquartered firm used an official Friday press ...

Donaco International Limited settles Cambodian legal wrangle

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Asian casino operator Donaco International Limited has reportedly agreed a compromise to the long-running legal dispute involving the 50-year lease for the land occupied by its Star Vegas Resort and Club in Cambodia. According to reports from Inside Asian Gaming and GGRAsia, the Sydney-listed firm inked the agreement for the Star Vegas Resort and ...

Computer hackers target MGM Resorts International customer information

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American casino operator MGM Resorts International was reportedly the victim of a cyber-security breach last summer that is said to have led to the personal data of some ten million customers being exposed. According to a report from NBCNews.com, the hacked dataset included the full names, addresses, birthdates, telephone numbers and e-mail details of ...

James Murren stepping down as boss of MGM Resorts International

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American casino operator MGM Resorts International has announced that its Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, James Murren (pictured), is to step down before the expiration of his current contract. The Las Vegas-headquartered firm used an official Wednesday press release to detail that Murren joined its ranks in 1998 as Chief Financial Officer and has ...

Donaco International Limited initiates coronavirus layoffs in Vietnam

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Asian boutique casino operator Donaco International Limited has reportedly announced that it has laid off staff at its Aristo International Hotel in order to soften the impact of a drop in business brought on by the recent coronavirus outbreak. According to a report from GGRAsia, the Sydney-listed firm used an official filing to detail ...

Yggdrasil named 2020 Innovator of the Year via International Gaming Awards

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The International Gaming Awards (IGAs) just recently finished up at the Savoy Hotel in London with several top operators recognized for their contribution to the gaming industry. For the fourth year running, top-rated gaming solutions supplier, Yggdrasil, was named as the Innovator of the Year. The developer had an amazing year, launching a new ...

Donaco International Limited pauses Cambodian legal dispute

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Asian casino operator Donaco International Limited has reportedly temporarily suspended its legal wrangle with a trio of minority shareholders that have been attempting to terminate the 50-year lease for the land occupied by its Star Vegas Resort and Club in Cambodia. According to a report from GGRAsia, the Sydney-listed firm used an official filing to ...

Scout Gaming Group AB inks pair of international supply agreements

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Swedish daily fantasy sports (DFS) and pool betting technologies innovator, Scout Gaming Group AB, has announced the signing of a pair of deals that are to see it begin supplying its advanced solutions to Scandinavian lottery operator Norsk Tipping AS and iGaming firm Bet Entertainment Technologies Limited. The Stockholm-headquartered firm used a brief Thursday ...

Hard Rock International loses out on Greece casino bid

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American casino operator, Hard Rock International, has reportedly had its plan to build and operate a new gambling facility on the outskirts of the Greek capital city of Athens roundly rejected by the European nation’s gaming regulator. According to a report from the Ekathimerini newspaper, the nine-member Hellenic Gaming Commission unanimously rebuffed the operator’s ...

Donaco International Limited appoints new Chief Financial Officer

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Asian casino operator, Donaco International Limited, has reportedly announced that Chong Kwong Yang is standing down as its Chief Financial Officer ‘after six years of service’ to be replaced by Gordon Lo. According to a report from GGRAsia, the Sydney-listed firm used an official filing to declare that the changeover is to become official ...

Hard Rock International unhappy with Atlantic City reception

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The boss for American casino operator, Hard Rock International, has reportedly expressed disappointment that Atlantic City hasn’t done more to welcome his firm into its community. According to multiple reports including those published by the online news domains at CalvinAyre.com and ACPrimeTime.com, Jim Allen serves as Chairman for Hard Rock International and was on ...