Tag Archives: Biloxi
- Steve Wynn doesn’t really get millennials, but he sure likes their money
June 7, 2016
Casino mogul Steve Wynn doesn’t understand these crazy millennial kids but he’s more than willing to take their money. The Wynn Resorts boss showed up at the Mirage resort in Las Vegas on Tuesday to give the keynote address at the 16th International Conference on Gambling and Risk Taking, an...
- Foxwoods owners plan Biloxi, Mississippi expansion via $265m casino resort
The operators of Connecticut’s Foxwoods Resort Casino have their eyes on building a new casino property in Biloxi, Mississippi. On Tuesday, the Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation announced a new strategic partnership with gulf coast businessman Chris Ferrara’s Biloxi Boardwalk Ventures and The Hartmann Group to build a $265m Foxwoods-branded casino...
- Mohammad Moeini Wins WSOPC Biloxi Main Event
September 18, 2014
Photo Credit to Pokernews Iranian born, Mohammad Moeini, defeats 301 entrants to take the first prize of $106,101; his first gold ring, and a seat in the World Series of Poker National Championships, on his way to victory at the World Series of Poker Circuit Main Event in Biloxi. Mohammad...
- Nevada approves testing labs; Ohio sniffing out cheats; Biloxi casino approved
June 22, 2012
Gaming Laboratories International (GLI) has been approved by the Nevada Gaming Control Board as a Registered Independent Testing Lab as part of reforms initiated by Governor Brian Sandoval. They came as part of AB279 that sets out the privatization of testing. GLI president and CEO James Maida commented: “Our goal...
- Indian casinos in Alabama grossing fastest; Scioto Downs Casino appoints VP; The Southern Gaming Summit puts spotlight on Louisiana
March 12, 2012
Indian casinos in Alabama have been making money faster than any other in the nation, the 2012 edition of Casino City's Indian Gaming Industry Report has revealed. According to The Mobile Press-Register, revenues for Poarch Creek Indian Gaming grew 61% in 2010, making Alabama the fastest growth rate among all of...
- Foxwoods Resort sees slot revenue growth; Foxboro selectmen not ready for casino vote; Margaritaville Biloxi open date set
January 19, 2012
Foxwoods Resort Casino has announced its slot revenues for December, demonstrating an 11.4% increase from the same month in 2010 to $50.2million. Also, handle jumped 9.2%, topping $602.4 million compared to $551.7 million in December last year. Foxwoods CEO, Scott Butera, said: “We experienced increases in customer traffic and revenues across...
Belle Grand opening moved to middle of 2014
March 18, 2013
Galaxy Entertainment eyes Taiwan and Japan markets
November 19, 2013