Tag Archives: Aspers
- Aspers moves ahead with plan to build $500M Southampton super casino
February 21, 2017
The Aspers group is pushing through with its plans to build a casino in Southampton after rival bidder Global Gaming Ventures (GGV) lost an appeal against the decision to award Aspers an operating license. In 2016, the UK government awarded Aspers a casino license for Southampton’s Royal Pier Waterfront development....
- Aspers wins right to build large casino in Southampton’s Royal Pier Waterfront
March 29, 2016
The Aspers group has won the right to build a new super-casino in Southampton following a multi-year competition. On Tuesday, Aspers announced it had been awarded the “large” casino license for Southampton’s proposed Royal Pier Waterfront development, beating out rivals Grosvenor, Global Gaming Ventures and Kymeira. The new casino, the...
- Northern Ireland criticizes Rank Group for never calling, then texting “U UP”
September 18, 2014
UK casino operator Rank Group sidled up to Belfast City Council this week but its quest to put down roots in Northern Ireland remains a dubious proposition, at least in the short term. Rank, the UK’s largest casino operator, lusts to take Northern Ireland’s casino virginity, so on Tuesday it...
- International Gaming Awards 2014 Winners
February 4, 2014
The seventh annual International Gaming Awards has just finished up in London, one of the first events kicking off a full week of gambling conference and nightlife activity for thousands of industry professionals. The International Gaming Awards is considered as the “Oscars” of the gambling industry and it aims to...
- ISPT Silver – the ‘S’ stands for Something; WPT National coming to UK
September 12, 2013
The International Stadiums Poker Tour (ISPT) has announced its second live poker event under a new banner it's calling ISPT Silver. The Tanger Millionaire Maker will take place at Morocco’s Casino de Tanger starting Wednesday, Oct. 30 and wrapping up Sunday, November 3. The tournament is asking for a €900...
- Aspers close casino; Mountain Lion fails in attempt to gamble; Oz set for new casino
August 29, 2012
A Welsh casino has closed its doors after a 90-day consultation with staff concluded the venue no longer viable in the long term. Aspers Casino in Swansea will shut its doors this Thursday at midnight after falling some way short of the 10,000 customers a week that it expected to...