The President of the Philippines Rodrigo Duterte has revealed that he had been against building of a Boracay casino.During a press conference which took place in Davao City, President Duterte said that he was unaware of any plans for casino construction in the island.
A special unit with officials from several government departments was assembled to review the environmental state of Boracay and advise President Duterte on whether the popular tourist hub should be closed for a cleanup.The unit eventually recommended that Boracay be shuttered for a period of between six months and a year and pointed April 26 as a suitable date for the beginning of the cleaning process.
Top South Korean game developers could challenge the recent decision of the country’s Fair Trade Commission (FTC) to fine them for misleading customers while promoting purchasable in-game items.News about South Korea penalizing some of its biggest gaming companies come amid a heating debate about whether the so-called loot boxes in video games and their random contents constitute gambling.
Ed Tracy is the CEO of Hard Rock Japan, a subsidiary of hotel, casino, and café chain giant Hard Rock International created to support the company’s bid to operate an Integrated Resort in Japan.In addition to the local fare Japan is known for, Hard Rock will offer European and other Asian cuisines, and potentially fusion specialties.
A temporary casino will open doors in the Republic of Cyprus later this year, Melco Resorts & Entertainment Chairman Lawrence Ho confirmed in the company’s annual report.It partnered Florida-based hotel and casino operator Hard Rock International and Cypriot group The Cyprus Phassouri (Zakaki) to submit a bid to local authorities.
Russia’s Sergey Pichugin finished as the chip leader after a short Day 2 of play in the EPT Sochi Main Event.The Main Event’s field was thus capped at 861 entries who cracked the ₽150,000,000 guarantee.
The venue would intended for passengers coming through, which would mean that anybody headed to the casino would have to go through TSA.However, several casino expansion proposals have been voted down over the past several legislative sessions.
A US Court of Appeals judge ruled on Wednesday that Big Fish Casino constituted illegal online gambling under the Washington state gambling law.Developed by Seattle-based casual gaming company Big Fish Games, Big Fish Casino offers free-to-play versions of popular casino games, including slots, roulette, and blackjack.
Hong Kong-based casino operator Silver Heritage Group has found itself locked in a legal battle in Nepal after it cut ties with one of its local partners, news outlet The Kathmandu Post reports.The Hong Kong company controls its Nepalese operations through Silver Heritage Management Services Kathmandu Pvt Ltd.
The major Macau casino operator has partnered local developer Leisure and Resorts World and is seeking approval to build a $300-$500-million resort with a casino and different other attractions.Alfredo Lim, President of PAGCOR, told Reuters today that they believe the project would improve the Philippines’ tourism product event further.
The four arrested individuals were found out to have devised a particularly sophisticated scheme for obtaining remote access to gaming machines at casinos and halls.Each of the four individuals was assigned to a particular role.
8 million shares in the Australian casino giant each.Here it is important to note that the Australian casino group is currently building a A$3-plus-billion integrated resort in Brisbane together with the two Asian conglomerates.
The property will be remodeled and rebranded as Virgin Hotel Las Vegas over the next year and a half.The hotel brand opened its first hotel property in Chicago in 2015.
It also became known Thursday that officials for Wynn Boston Harbor, the $2.4-billion integrated resort currently under development in the Greater Boston area, are “absolutely considering a rebranding of the project”.
How will integrated resorts with gaming floors complement Japan’s existing tourism offering?As for the role of Chinese tourists in the growth of Japan’s tourism industry, they currently represent the largest group of visitors traveling to Japan.
Russia’s Arseniy Karmatskiy is heading a pack of seven finalists into the final day of the EPT Sochi Main Event.It was an action-packed day at Sochi Casino, though, with small stacks refusing to bust and big stacks squaring off for dominance.
The Philippine Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) admitted that the proposed construction of a $500-million resort on Boracay contradicts the recently announced decision for the the island’s closure for an environmental cleanup.The official acknowledged that the $500-million scheme contradicted efforts to be taken for Boracay’s rehabilitation.
A casino job fair for veterans will be held later this month in Atlantic City, local media reports.The job fair will take place at 9 am – 3 pm on April 19 at the offices of the New Jersey Casino Control Commission on the Atlantic City Boardwalk.
to build and operate a $500-million casino resort on Boracay.Palafox said that Galaxy’s project might be involving the “wrong land use at the wrong place at the wrong time”.
The new requirement was introduced on Friday by the Industry Group for Responsible Gambling (IGRG) as the latest enhancement to its Code for Socially Responsible Gambling Advertising (Industry Code).UK-facing gambling companies will thus be required to add a responsible gambling message or a reference to www.