Tag Archives: Mohegan Sun
- MGM loses bid to halt Connecticut tribes’ third casino
September 11, 2017
Casino operator MGM Resorts has lost yet another round in its quest to overturn a Connecticut law granting a third casino to local tribal gaming operators. In June, a federal appeals court rejected MGM’s bid to overturn a Connecticut court’s dismissal of MGM’s challenge of a state law authorizing a...
- Mohegan Sun eyes to break ground for S. Korea’s casino before year-end
July 28, 2017
It's all systems go for U.S. tribal casino operator Mohegan Sun's planned casino project in Incheon, South Korea. Mitchell Etess, president and chief executive of Mohegan Gaming and Entertainment, announced on Thursday that the company is eyeing to start constructing its new casino resort before the year ends. “The company...
- Foxwoods posts 2.7% slots revenue growth in June
July 17, 2017
Slot-machine revenue at Foxwoods Resort Casino grew 2.7 percent in June as tourists from neighboring states trooped to Connecticut. In a statement, Foxwoods operator Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation announced that its slots revenue rose to $36.3 million in June from $35.3 million in the year-earlier period. But compared to the...
- Mohegan Sun, Incheon Airport ink new casino agreements
May 8, 2017
U.S. tribal casino operator Mohegan Sun has forged new agreements with Incheon International Airport Corp. (IIAC) in connection with its planned casino project in Incheon, South Korea. Mitchell Etess, president and chief executive of Mohegan Sun, announced that his group had signed a development services agreement with IIAC concerning the...
- Connecticut pol doubts MGM’s sincerity in third casino push
April 18, 2017
Casino operators looking to launch Connecticut’s third land-based gaming venue made their pitches to state legislators on Monday, but it’s unclear whether any of the competing plans will get the nod. On Monday, the Connecticut state legislature’s Finance, Revenue and Bonding Committee heard testimony from the two tribal casino operators...
- Connecticut tribes offer state 25% of third casino’s gaming revenue
April 6, 2017
Two Connecticut tribal gaming operators looking to build a third casino off tribal land have sweetened their financial offer to state legislators. On Thursday, the Mashantucket Pequot and Mohegan tribes sent a letter to Gov. Dannel Malloy, Attorney General George Jepsen and state legislators, offering to give the state a...
Genting Malaysia may lose $274M on Mass. casino bet
May 23, 2017
MGM loses bid to halt Connecticut tribes’ third casino
September 11, 2017