Tag Archives: Economy
- Boulder Strip casinos rake in strong revenues for February
April 12, 2012
A lot of casino operators in Las Vegas are all smiles again after earning their fifth straight month of revenue gains, the longest the state has had in the past six years. For the month of February, casinos posted winnings of $932.2 million, an improvement of 5.7% compared to their...
- Today’s Macau gambling news round-up
March 22, 2012
Sands China has announced it will be celebrating the opening of its new Sands Cotai Central resort to the extremes by having skywalkers traverse 150 meters above ground between the property and the Venetian. A report by Macau Business reveals that two people with a death wish, named Jade Kindar-Martin...
- Las Vegas world’s fifth worst economy, Atlantic City cuts work force by 20%
December 5, 2010
A study of 150 metropolitan areas around the world claims that Las Vegas is the fifth worst in terms of economic performance. The study, conducted by the Brookings Institution and the London School of Economics, paints a seriously bleak picture of a once mighty economy. In the years leading up...
- Latin America the next stop for Online Gaming?
July 1, 2010
The prospects of online gaming in Latin America have received a boost in recent times, as the economy continues to skyrocket. Many multinational companies have now set up shop in this part of the world, meaning that more money than ever before has been fed into this fast developing region....
- Bailiwick of Guernsey earns bragging rights
June 30, 2010
Things are looking up for a certain Channel Island as the online gambling industry has contributed upwards of £50m to the Bailiwick of Guernsey’s economy. The figure is set to multiply by as much as 40% in the coming two years as the bailiffs rub their hands pretty damn smugly...
- Can Economic Upswing Help Struggling Poker Rooms?
January 21, 2010
Can shit stick to a wall? Would you get it on with S. Palin? Can a bear beat a lion? Could a shark take a tiger? The safe answer to all of these mysteries is maybe, given the right circumstance. Read more.
Inside PokerStars: Episode #5 The Data Center
January 14, 2015
Tax concerns slowing down Spanish online poker rooms
June 26, 2012
Today’s Macau gambling news round-up
March 22, 2012