Sunday, December 16, 2018

Donaco’s Lim to take three-month hiatus

Australia-listed Donaco International on Thursday announced that its chief executive, Mr. Joey Lim will be taking a three-month hiatus to “deal with health and...

Former Wynn shareholder files lawsuit

Casino operator Wynn Resorts is facing a new lawsuit from a former shareholder, alleging that Steve Wynn’s sexual assault scandal devalued his stock. According...

Okada was ousted on suspicion, not evidence, says son

Tomohiro Okada, the son of casino mogul Kazuo Okada, has admitted that he had played a part in the removal of his father from...

PH senator wants a revision of gaming laws

Philippines Senator Leila de Lima has urged the Senate to look into and possibly revise laws governing the online and land-based gaming industry in...

Pro-IR governor wins in Wakayama

Yoshinobu Nisaka defeated his anti-casino opponent Masayoshi Hatanaka to win a fourth term as Governor of Wakayama Prefecture, thus clearing the political path for...

Crown share plunge hurts Packers’ wallet

Crown Resorts’ 20 percent share plunge has cut more than A$824 million (US$603.1 million) in wealth from investor and casino mogul, James Packer, local...

Nagoya mayor moving toward formal declaration of IR bid intentions

Undeterred by the opposition of the prefectural governor, Nagoya Mayor Takashi Kawamura indicated at a press conference on Monday that he was moving toward...

Steve Wynn sues Wynn Resorts and the Massachusetts Gaming Commission

Hopes that Wynn Resorts had fully moved on from the Steve Wynn era were dashed last Wednesday when the scandal-plagued former chairman and CEO...

HZMB opening hasn’t yet increased visitation: Ambrose So

SJM chief executive Ambrose So says he has not seen a visible increase in visitation after the opening of the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau Bridge, as...

Caesar’s Mark Frissora to step down in Feb

Caesars Entertainment Corp’s president and chief executive officer Mark Frissora has announced his resignation from the company, with effect from February 8, 2019. Over...

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