Tag Archives: neil bluhm
- Mass. gaming exec not impressed with Brockton casino proposal
April 28, 2016
The developer that is applying for Massachusetts’ third and final license has failed to impress the state’s gambling regulator. The Massachusetts Gaming Commission began its deliberations on Thursday on whether it will issue a license to Rush Street Gaming. The Chicago-based casino company partnered with Brockton businessman George Carney to...
- Why Brockton should get the last casino license in Massachusetts?
November 6, 2015
Would-be Brockton casino developers say they can be first to open a resort casino in Massachusetts. Rush Street Gaming Chairman Neil Bluhm told the Massachusetts Gaming Commission (MGC) Thursday that it can build its $677m casino-resort complex in Brockton Fairgrounds, sooner than MGM and Wynn Resorts. Mass Gaming & Entertainment,...
- Rush Street Gaming threatens to ditch Brockton casino bid
September 10, 2015
Mass Gaming & Entertainment parent company Rush Street Gaming has threatened to withdraw its support for the Brockton casino project unless the Massachusetts Gaming Commission (MGC) takes swift action on the proposal. Rush Street Gaming Chairman Neil Bluhm, who pledged to spend up to $200m on the $650m Brockton project,...
- Massachusetts Gaming Commission to consider Brockton casino bid
August 7, 2015
The Massachusetts Gaming Commission (MGC) has agreed to proceed with the application process for a casino in the southeastern part of the state despite the city of Brockton being the lone applicant. Mass Gaming and Entertainment Chairman Neil Bluhm, who is seeking a casino resort on the Brockton Fairgrounds, and...
- Rush Street interested in Japan casino but fails to make analysts’ shortlist
May 11, 2014
Rush Street Gaming is the latest casino operator to declare its interest in setting up shop in Japan once the country passes its long awaited casino legislation. Rush Street operates three regional casinos in the US – two Rivers Casinos in Pittsburgh and the Chicago area plus the SugarHouse in...
New Japan law recognizes bitcoin as method of payment
March 31, 2017
Bitcoin catches attention of American Airlines, AT&T
August 9, 2017
Weakening Japanese yen could lead to bitcoin price surge
April 25, 2017
bitFlyer rolls out Visa-powered Bitcoin prepaid card in Japan
October 10, 2017