Tag Archives: vladivostok
- Melco International’s Lawrence Ho confirms Russia casino deal
July 10, 2013
Melco International Development chairman Lawrence Ho has confirmed the existence of a deal to build the first resort-casino in Russia’s fledgling entertainment zone outside Vladivostok. Initial reports of the deal to build a casino in the Primorye region just north of the border separating North Korea and China were dismissed...
- Paradise SegaSammy acquires South Korean casino; Ho’s Russian casino deal
July 2, 2013
Paradise SegaSammy, the joint venture of Japanese pachinko and video game outfit Sega Sammy Holdings and South Korean gaming operator Paradise Co., has acquired the operations of Paradise Casino Incheon. The casino, located near the Incheon International Airport 50km west of Seoul, was acquired from Paradise Co’s parent company Paradise...
- Russian gangs upset with Macau gangs; Kyrgyzstan casino ban’s epic fail
December 30, 2012
Russia & India Report (RIR) recently profiled Russia’s ambitious plans to build a gambling complex near Vladivostok on the country’s Pacific coast. The project has been something of a disappointment so far, with the original plans for 17 casinos having been scaled back after only five companies expressed interest in...
- Caesars rule out Russian investment – for now
November 27, 2012
Caesars Entertainment has exclusively revealed to CalvinAyre.com they currently have no plans to enter one of Asia’s newest gambling zones in Eastern Russia. Gary Thompson, Caesars’ director of corporate communications, told CalvinAyre.com: “We constantly monitor emerging markets, but have no plans to enter the Vladivostok market at this time.” We contacted...
- Want a future in Asia? Look no further than the Asian Gaming and Hospitality Congress
October 31, 2012
It’s under a month until anyone that matters in the Asian gambling industry descends on Macau for this year’s Asian Gaming & Hospitality Congress. The event, taking place at the Galaxy Macau from November 27-28, promises to be the best yet with more attendees and speakers than ever before and...
- Russian casino zone’s first investors; India bars Goans, plans Punjab casinos
August 5, 2012
Seven firms have indicated they will invest in building gaming facilities in Russia’s far eastern Primorsky Territory, where authorities hope to create a casino zone in the city of Vladivostok to rival others in the region, such as Macau and Singapore. RIA Novosti detailed the plans of two of the...
Russian betting industry icon Oleg Zhuravsky dies suddenly
March 17, 2017
Law panel leans towards regulating gambling in India
March 20, 2017
India’s Supreme Court taking another look at sports betting
April 28, 2017