Tag Archives: oleg drozdov
- Lawrence Ho’s Russia casino project opening delayed, investors shuffled
September 20, 2014
Russian officials say they will have finished mapping out a strategy for their new Crimean gambling zone by the end of the year. In July, Russian president/tsar/Bond-villain Vladimir Putin officially signed the law allowing the recently annexed Crimea territory to become Russia’s fifth designated gambling zone. On Saturday, Russian news...
- Lawrence Ho boosts stake in Russian casino project
April 23, 2014
Macau casino figure Lawrence Ho (pictured) looks set to boost his interest in his casino joint venture in Russia’s far east. Ho, who controls two-thirds of casino operator Melco Crown Entertainment, is part of a three-way consortium looking to build a casino in Russia’s Primorye territory near Vladivostok. Ho’s stake...
- 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