Chinese Gambling Boom Looms Over Kampot, Cambodia

A flood of Chinese gambling money is making residents of Cambodia’s cultural jewel uneasy. During colonial rule, the French built an enclave with a church, a post office and a breathtaking hotel in the highlands of Bokor Mountain above Kampot. The hotel fell to ruin during the civil war and remained as a haunting monument More

Macau Casinos Re-Open After Typhoon Mangkhut but Suffer Revenue Loss

Macau casinos have re-opened following typhoon Mangkhut. Most of the casinos in the enclave, an hour ferry ride away from Hong Kong, were closed after the government issued a lockdown on Saturday night (September 15) as the typhoon approached. According to Bloomberg, the casinos re-opened this morning (September 17) but stocks for the casinos fell More

CBS Sports Streams New Sports Betting Show SportsLine Edge

CBS Sports launched “SportsLine Edge”, a new show dedicated to sports betting and daily fantasy. Echoing the growth of the sports betting industry in America, the show was released before the NFL season opener last week on Thursday. The CBS aims to shape SportsLine Edge as the go-to show for weekly betting tips and fantasy More

New Jersey’s Atlantic City Gambling Revenue Up 24% in August

New Jersey’s Atlantic City gambling revenue has increased, a new report has revealed. The New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement (NJDGE) revealed this week that gambling operators recorded a total gaming revenue of $303.9 million, up 24.1% year-on-year. According to the report, the figure was an improvement over August 2017’s revenue and around $30 million More

Pennsylvania to Offer Out-of-State Online Gambling Licences to Operators

Two more applications for online gambling licences have been approved in Pennsylvania, United States, while regulators of the state are preparing to issue the few remaining licences to out-of-state or even international gambling companies. In the meeting of the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board (PGCB) held on Wednesday, two more casinos in Pennsylvania, Penn National Gaming’s More

Gambling Company The Stars Group Launches Online Sports Betting in New Jersey

Online gambling company The Stars Group launches mobile sports betting app in New Jersey. The Stars Group, one of the oldest online gambling companies, revealed that it would launch its BetStars app on Thursday night (September 13) to tackle the rapidly expanding sports betting market in New Jersey. Speaking to the Associated Press, Matt Primeaux, More

MGM Strikes Deal with New American Football League

MGM Resorts International has partnered with the upstart Alliance of American Football league (AAF), set to launch in 2019, to provide a unique gambling experience. The new professional football league announced the development of a product that would allow every game to be streamed for free. They have not made clear whether the new product More