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Zaha Hadid Designed Macau’s new Morpheus Casino and Hotel

Zaha Hadid’s latest posthumous project is complete. The Morpheus Casino and hotel was officially opened in Macau last Friday 15 June 2018. Dame Zaha Mohammad Hadid designed the flamboyant hotel. Hadid was an Iraqi-British who died in 2016. Hadid is known for designing the Guangzhou Opera House in China and a mega mall in Beijing. [...]

By | 2018-06-18T13:01:28+00:00 June 18th, 2018|Casino News, Gaming & Entertainment, Online Gambling|Comments Off on Zaha Hadid Designed Macau’s new Morpheus Casino and Hotel

Wynne Government Casino Contracts in the Spotlight

June 7, 2018, is the 42nd Ontario general elections. Canadians will elect the 124 members for the Provincial Parliament of Ontario. At the helm of the Province is Ontario’s Liberal Party. The party has led the province for five consecutive terms, dating back to 2003. Casino Contract Controversy New Democratic Party Leader Andrea Horwath has [...]

By | 2018-06-07T12:47:44+00:00 June 7th, 2018|Casino News, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Wynne Government Casino Contracts in the Spotlight

Las Vegas Union Tries to Avoid strike

Nevada’s largest Casino workers union, The Culinary Workers Union Local 226. Reached an agreement with MGM Resorts International and Caesars Entertainment. At midnight on Thursday 30 May 2018 the contracts of 50 000 employees expired. The new contracts have one standard for all the employees. Basic stipulations include a stronger language against sexual harassment and wage [...]

By | 2018-06-05T12:09:00+00:00 June 5th, 2018|Casino News, Gaming & Entertainment|Comments Off on Las Vegas Union Tries to Avoid strike

Las Vegas Casino Workers Set to Strike for First Time in 30 Years

For the first time in over three decades, union members have voted to authorise strike action any time from 1 June 2018. Las Vegas casinos and resorts would be crippled if the impending strike were to take place. The Culinary Union last voted for a strike during 2002, however a deal had just been negotiated [...]

By | 2018-05-24T10:32:09+00:00 May 24th, 2018|Casino News|Comments Off on Las Vegas Casino Workers Set to Strike for First Time in 30 Years

Employees at the Caesars Windsor Hotel and Casino Continue to Strike

The Caesars Windsor Hotel and Casino will remain closed until further notice as employees continue to strike. The strike which is entering its 42nd day over a wage dispute, has no date as to when employees will be made an offer they will accept. Last month’s proposal of an average increase of only CAD$1.75 over [...]

By | 2018-05-29T12:28:52+00:00 May 17th, 2018|Casino News|Comments Off on Employees at the Caesars Windsor Hotel and Casino Continue to Strike

Renowned Celebrity Gamblers

Celebrities are known for some things, their work being the most prominent. They make money through various channels and continue to rise in the popularity contest. So, the big question is, how do they spend all the accumulated money? Luxurious property, cars, holidays, private jets or yachts should cover it, but what about the rest [...]

By | 2018-05-15T14:33:37+00:00 February 10th, 2017|Casino News|Comments Off on Renowned Celebrity Gamblers

What a Trump Presidency Means for Online Gambling

As the new president of the United States of America, what impact does this new appointment have on the gambling industry and online gambling at large? Will this be good or bad for online gambling in the US? We dig deeper as we delve into the topic of Trump and his influence on online gambling [...]

By | 2018-05-15T14:33:45+00:00 January 28th, 2017|Casino News, Online Gambling|Comments Off on What a Trump Presidency Means for Online Gambling

Phil Ivey Ordered to Pay Borgata

After losing his appeal against the cheating charges brought against him, Phil Ivey has been ordered to repay Borgata $10.1 million. This order was issued by the US District Judge on December 15th after the judge ruled that Ivey was in fact obligated to repay the casino. Based on his judgment, Judge Noel Hillman ruled [...]

By | 2018-05-15T14:34:12+00:00 December 18th, 2016|Casino News|Comments Off on Phil Ivey Ordered to Pay Borgata

Plummeting Australian Casino Shares

One of James Packer’s gambling establishments, Crown Resorts share price came in at 13.9% lower. This was soon after the Crown Resorts confirmed that 18 of its staff members had been detained in China. Among the arrested is a senior executive who is in charge of enticing high rollers in Australia. The executive vice president [...]

By | 2018-05-15T14:34:19+00:00 December 14th, 2016|Casino News|Comments Off on Plummeting Australian Casino Shares

MGM National Harbor Casino Resort

D.C's food community has a well-known reputation, especially for its Ethiopian community which has been breeding a new era of chefs. This has led to D.C. being known as one of the nation’s premier food cities. Someone who’s admired the city is celebrity chef Marcus Samuelsson, who will be opening at the MGM National Harbor [...]

By | 2018-05-15T14:34:28+00:00 December 12th, 2016|Casino News|Comments Off on MGM National Harbor Casino Resort