17, Jun, 2015

The American Gaming Association and senior industry figures have paid tribute to legendary financier Kirk Kerkorian, the founder and biggest shareholder in MGM Resorts, who died in Los Angeles Monday night, aged 98.

16, Jun, 2015

Australian software company RewardBet has signed an agreement with South Africa-based Kiron Interactive for the RewardBet suite of products across Kiron’s virtual racing and sports betting platforms.

16, Jun, 2015

MGM Resorts International, operator of the Bellagio and MGM Grand, will for now not be building any more hotel-casinos on the Vegas Strip, according to the Review-Journal. 

Quoted by the Review Journal, Jim Murren, chairman and CEO of MGM Resorts, said he does not see the value or need in building a new property.

“I don’t see the value proposition, the need and the business case that could be made,” he said.

“It’s not my expectation during my career here that we will build another casino resort in Las Vegas,” said Murren, who became CEO in 2008. 

16, Jun, 2015

The American Gaming Association president and CEO Geoff Freeman will testify at the Internal Revenue Service public hearing on June 17, the AGA announced.

14, Jun, 2015

A Singaporean and several foreigners have been arrested on suspicion of trying to fix football matches at the Southeast Asian Games, according to Agence France Presse.

13, Jun, 2015

INTERPOL announced the suspension of its agreement with FIFA following investigations into corruption against football’s governing body.

11, Jun, 2015

BetConstruct, an award winning developer and provider of online and land-based gaming solutions, is expanding its presence in the Asian market with a new regional office.

 The company will open its sales and service center in Asia to better serve its partners based in the region and to facilitate the acquisition of new ones. This opening is part of an overall strategy of providing local support to partners in all geographies and having presence in the major gaming hubs.

11, Jun, 2015

Grant Bowie, the CEO of MGM China has declined to comment on speculation that MGM China’s parent company, MGM Resorts International, may merge with US casino operator, Wynn.

11, Jun, 2015

The American Gaming Association has said following the NFL’s cancellation of a fantasy football convention in Las Vegas that the organization has had inconsistent policies against...

11, Jun, 2015

A Clark County district judge in the U.S. has been petitioned by two organizations to unseal documents that potentially reveal business ties between Chinese triads and Las Vegas Sands, according to media reports.