Will Macau Steal Las Vegas’ Crown in 2016?

Will Macau Steal Las Vegas’ Crown in 2016?

Posted by: on Jan 13, 2016 | No Comments

Unfortunately, Santa forgot to visit Macau in 2015. The year didn’t start off too well for this gambling destination, seemed to get worse as it progressed and ended in disappointment, with revenue down 34% from the 2014 levels. So, which casino

Phil Ivey: The Tiger Woods of Poker

Phil Ivey: The Tiger Woods of Poker

Posted by: on Dec 15, 2015 | No Comments

Phillip Dennis Ivey Junior was born on February 1, 1976 in Riverside California and moved to one of the biggest gambling states, New Jersey, when he was three months old. Before you start to wonder if the likeness to Tiger Woods is

Halloween: It’s the Season to be Gambling

Halloween: It’s the Season to be Gambling

Posted by: on Nov 11, 2015 | No Comments

While all festivals fuel the gaming world, Halloween – the predominantly American festival of remembering the dead – is one that sees myriad bonuses on offer, both for online gamers and casino goers. The celebrations begin well in advance and

Casino di Venezia – The Mother of Modern Day Casinos

Casino di Venezia – The Mother of Modern Day Casinos

Posted by: on Oct 22, 2015 | No Comments

While taking a ride on a gondola at the Grand Canal in Venice, you will come across several impressive structures of varying origins – from the Fondaco houses of the 13th century to the ones that speak of Byzantine

Implications of Legalizing Casinos in Israel

Implications of Legalizing Casinos in Israel

Posted by: on Oct 10, 2015 | No Comments

Yariv Levin, Israel’s Tourism Minister, confirmed on September 23, 2015, while speaking on national radio that there is indeed a proposal, backed by Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu, to legalize casinos on mainland Israel at last.

Atlantic City Casinos in Peril: Will Governor Christie Come to the Rescue?

Atlantic City Casinos in Peril: Will Governor Christie Come to the Rescue?

Posted by: on Sep 28, 2015 | No Comments

With four out of the 12 casinos in Atlantic City shutting down in the last eighteen months, Wall Street gas been speculating about what these changes indicate. Some believe that the market is right sizing, since the demand for

Donald Trump: From Casino Magnate to Presidential Candidate

Donald Trump: From Casino Magnate to Presidential Candidate

Posted by: on Sep 14, 2015 | No Comments

Donald Trump came to be known all over the world for his sardonic humor and his magnetic personality when he starred in the famous television show, The Apprentice. Having first aired in 2004, the show ran for 14 seasons in two formats, The

The New Age King Solomon and his Mines

The New Age King Solomon and his Mines

Posted by: on Sep 7, 2015 | No Comments

The closest we can get to a real life King Solomon of the Biblical stories is probably Solomon Kerzner, the South African business magnate. He maybe likened to antiquity’s King of Israel for both his wisdom and his wealth. The ‘Sun King’ of

What the Launch of Tigre De Cristal Portends for Asian Casinos

What the Launch of Tigre De Cristal Portends for Asian Casinos

Posted by: on Aug 31, 2015 | No Comments

The much awaited Tigre De Cristal, the largest casino in Russia, will be launched on August 28, 2015, in the Primorsky Integrated Entertainment Zone (IEZ) in Vladivostok, one of the four gambling zones legalized by Russia. The project is

A Beginners Guide to Casino Gambling

A Beginners Guide to Casino Gambling

Posted by: on Mar 28, 2015 | No Comments

“Run for the hills, while you still can!” This is something you always need to keep in mind as you enter the casino. And,