Tag Archives: tigre de cristal
- Russia’s Tigre de Cristal casino removes all poker tables
March 29, 2017
The Tigre de Cristal casino in Russia’s far east has been forced to scale back some of its gaming options due to increased competition from illegal gambling operators. Tigre de Cristal officially opened its doors in Russia’s Primorye gaming zone in November 2015, the first of four gaming venues planned...
- Tigre de Cristal phase 2 to cost $500M, says exec
November 24, 2016
Summit Ascent, Holdings Ltd – a Hong Kong-listed firm controlled by casino entrepreneur Lawrence Ho Yau Lung – may have to cough up US$500 for the development of the second phase of Tigre de Cristal casino resort in the Russian Far East. This was revealed by no less than Craig...
- Tigre de Cristal remits $8M to the Russian state coffers
October 24, 2016
Tigre de Cristal, the first casino integrated into the Primorye entertainment resort in the Russian Far East, turned over about RU500 million ($8 million) in tax revenues and other government fees during its first year of operations. "G1 Entertainment, a resident company of the Primorye integrated entertainment resort, launched the...
- NagaCorp’s Russian casino on schedule; Ho not interested in Crimea, Sochi
October 12, 2016
This week, NagaCorp chairman Tim McNally told GGRAsia that the company’s in-development casino in Russia’s Primorye gaming zone near Vladivostok was “still going forward on schedule and we anticipate [it] would open in the summer of 2018.” NagaCorp broke ground on its Naga Entertainment City project (artist's impression pictured) last...
- Tigre de Cristal VIP gambling surges after junket deals
September 1, 2016
VIP gambling activity has skyrocketed at Russia’s Tigre de Cristal casino following new deals with junket operators. This week, Summit Ascent Holdings filed papers with the Hong Kong Stock Exchange laying out the performance of Tigre de Cristal, the only casino currently operating in the Primorye gaming zone on Russia’s...
- Russia orders Azov-City casinos to close by Jan 1, 2019; not all operators convinced
May 4, 2016
Casino operators in Russia’s Azov-City gaming zone have officially been given a New Year's Day 2019 deadline for shutting down their operations. On May 1, Russian president Vladimir Putin (pictured) stopped purging dissidents long enough to put his signature on an amended federal law that calls for all casino operations...
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
Bitcoin touches $1,300 mark on Poloniex, Bitfinex
April 21, 2017