Tag Archives: first gambling company of the east
- Lawrence Ho’s Primorye casino opening pushed back again
April 2, 2015
Lawrence Ho’s long awaited casino in Russia’s Primorye gambling zone will open its doors this summer. Seriously. They mean it this time. On Wednesday, John Wang, CEO of the First Gambling Company of the East – a consortium involving Ho’s Melco International Development, Taiwan-based gaming device maker Firich Enterprises, Hong...
- Local partner in Lawrence Ho’s Russian casino project detained by police
November 14, 2013
Melco Crown Entertainment CEO Lawrence Ho’s Russian casino project took an unexpected turn late last week after Russian police detained Ho’s local partner. Oleg Drozdov, who owns a 30% stake in Ho’s casino project in the Primorye region near Vladivostok, was detained for questioning by Russian authorities investigating alleged business...
Russian betting industry icon Oleg Zhuravsky dies suddenly
March 17, 2017
Russia blocks Google over online gambling redirect
June 23, 2017
Marathon launch Russian-licensed sports betting site
July 21, 2017
Lawrence Ho unloads $21.3M shares in Summit Ascent
September 15, 2017