It is also important to note that CrownBet and Sportsbet were actually the two finalists in the highly competitive bidding process for William Hill Australia.Reports emerged last month that CrownBet was considering to rebrand as Sportingbet following the William Hill Australia acquisition.
Georgia Landowners Woo Las Vegas Casino Giants as Lawmakers Gear Up for New Gambling Legalization Push
Landowners move to lure Las Vegas developers ahead of expected revival of the casino legalization debate in Georgia’s Legislature Several Georgia landowners have hired a veteran commercial real estate specialist to woo Las Vegas casino operators to potentially expand their foothold to the state, even though casino gambling is prohibited under current laws, local media outlet Bisnow reports.Ron Stephens is going to introduce a bill allowing for the development of up to three casino resorts in the state.
New round of merger reports link Caesars to MGM; potential tie-up will create a $20-plus-billion hotel and casino behemoth Las Vegas casino giants MGM Resorts International and Caesars Entertainment Corp.are reportedly discussing a merger to create a behemoth company that would control about half of the Las Vegas and Atlantic City gaming and hospitality markets, the New York Post reported citing unnamed sources familiar with the ongoing talks.
Local news outlet Kathimerini reported today that out of the six international companies that had previously expressed interest in obtaining a casino license, just three have remained consistent in their bid to participate in the mega-scheme.According to Kathimerini, the contractor that will develop the integrated resort will release the terms of the casino concession in the coming days.
Big casino companies, including Las Vegas giant MGM Resorts International, have been among the biggest donors to Georgia lawmakers, local news outlet Politically Georgia reported citing information from recently filed campaign disclosures.The Las Vegas casino giant has been among the most active advocates for the legalization of casino gambling in Georgia.
Major casino companies have registered interest in participating in a project for the construction of a A$1-billion integrated resort in the city of Cairns, the Queensland government said earlier today.The Global Tourism Hub scheme was introduced last fall.