Increased Scrutiny and Litigation Pose Hurdles for Region C Casino Development in South-Eastern Massachusetts

Increased Scrutiny and Litigation Pose Hurdles for Region C Casino Development in South-Eastern Massachusetts

Posted by: on Nov 13, 2019 | No Comments

The Region C casino license was the third and final destination casino property, legalised by the state of Massachusetts, in its 2011 Expanded Gaming Act. Under this act, the Massachusetts Gaming Commission (MGC) had authorised three

Can the Casino Industry Help Revive the Greek Economy?

Can the Casino Industry Help Revive the Greek Economy?

Posted by: on Oct 14, 2019 | No Comments

The Greek city of Athens is witnessing an investor boom, with the construction of hip new hotels from leading names dotting the skyline. After plunging more than 40% in 2010, property prices are gradually trending upward, and stability is returning. This

A Booming Macau Casino Industry Contributing to Surge in US Stocks

A Booming Macau Casino Industry Contributing to Surge in US Stocks

Posted by: on Jul 22, 2019 | No Comments

The Chinese casino and gaming industry has seen tremendous growth and increasing popularity over the years. Macau already outpaced Las Vegas in terms of gaming revenue way back in 2010. It is the only destination in Greater China (which consists of China,

The Eldorado-Caesars Deal: Changing Landscape of the US Casino Industry

The Eldorado-Caesars Deal: Changing Landscape of the US Casino Industry

Posted by: on Jul 8, 2019 | No Comments

The US casino industry suffered serious setbacks during the 2008 financial crisis. Revenues plummeted almost

What Lies in Store for the Global Casino Industry in 2019?

What Lies in Store for the Global Casino Industry in 2019?

Posted by: on Jan 18, 2019 | No Comments

Revenues of the global casino market is predicted to rise to more than $525 billion by 2023, growing at a CAGR of about 4% during 2017-2023, according to the Gambling Market – Global Outlook and Forecast

One Government Misstep Can Cause a Great Leap Backward for an Economy

One Government Misstep Can Cause a Great Leap Backward for an Economy

Posted by: on Nov 29, 2018 | No Comments


President of the Philippines Rodrigo Duterte has once again decided to crack down on the country’s gambling industry. Earlier this year, Macau’s Galaxy Entertainment Group was made to “convince” President Duterte of

Inside Global Gaming Expo 2018

Inside Global Gaming Expo 2018

Posted by: on Oct 30, 2018 | No Comments

In October every year, gaming manufactures, operators, players and other stakeholders of the gaming fraternity gather in Las Vegas, Nevada to attend the Global Gaming Expo (G2E). The event is organized by the American Gaming

Where is the Asian Casino Market Headed?

Where is the Asian Casino Market Headed?

Posted by: on Aug 9, 2018 | No Comments

Possibly the biggest development for the Asian casino industry so far in 2018 has been the Japanese government’s approval of commercial integrated casino resorts in the country. Under the leadership of Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, Japan has now authorized the opening of three gambling properties in the country, with the tax on gross revenue set at 30%

The Recent Rollercoaster Ride of Macau’s Gaming Industry

The Recent Rollercoaster Ride of Macau’s Gaming Industry

Posted by: on Jun 25, 2018 | No Comments

Macau’s gaming industry has finally started gaining momentum, after two long years of struggle. China’s gambling hub had been a raging success story. In fact, it rapidly overtook Las Vegas to become the world’s most profitable gambling city

Japan is Betting High on Casinos for Economic Growth

Japan is Betting High on Casinos for Economic Growth

Posted by: on Jun 4, 2018 | No Comments

For nearly a decade, Japan’s political stance on casinos resembled Newton’s Cradle. After years of deliberations, the country finally seems to be moving forward to opening its economy for the