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Tribal Casino Revenues Up 5% to $29.9BN in 2015
Written by B. Solomon | Friday, July 22nd, 2016

The National Indian Gaming Commission (NIGC) has just released its annual revenue results for tribal gaming operations spread out across the USA, and the news was positive with 474 tribal casinos generating $29.9 billion in the financial year 2015, up 5% versus... 

Maryland Casinos Report Seven Month of Growth in June
Written by B. Solomon | Tuesday, July 12th, 2016

Maryland’s casinos have continued their hot streak which started back in December 2015, and last month reported a 2.1% increase in combined revenues, marking seven months of continuous year-on-year revenue gains. In total, the Free State’s five casinos... 

Atlantic City’s Showboat Casino Reopens as a Hotel
Written by A. Mitchell | Friday, July 8th, 2016

Two years after shutting shop, the Showboat Atlantic City is set to reopen for business today, except this time around it will operate strictly as a hotel only. Anyone interested in staying in the refurbished hotel can now visit the venue’s web site at showboathotelac.com,... 

Macau Casino’s Revenues in June Lowest Since 2010
Written by B. Solomon | Wednesday, July 6th, 2016

In June 2016, Macau’s casino industry suffered an 8.5% fall in revenues compared to the same month last year, according to Macau’s Gaming Inspection and Coordination Bureau. Furthermore, the $1.99 billion generated by the territory’s 36 casinos was... 

Spanish Catalan Casino Resort Gets Makeover
Written by A. Mitchell | Friday, July 1st, 2016

The long-delayed project to develop a tourist-friendly casino resort in Spain’s autonomous region of Catalonia received a boost this week after the local government announced a more manageable, down-scaled version of its original plan. If all goes accordingly,... 

Mississippi Casino Revenues Fall 4% to $177M in May
Written by B. Solomon | Monday, June 27th, 2016

According to the Mississippi Revenue Department’s latest gambling results, the state’s 28 casinos generated $177 million last month, lower by 4% versus the $185 million collected in May of 2015. While Mississippi’s 12 land-based casinos saw their... 

Louisiana’s Casino Market Contracts By 12.6% in May
Written by B. Solomon | Thursday, June 23rd, 2016

The Louisiana Gaming Control Board has released its latest casino figures for May, revealing a 12.6% slide in revenues to $207.4 million, compared to the $237.1 million that was collected in the same month last year. From that tally, the state’s 13,203 video... 

Singapore Casinos Aiming For Mass-Market Appeal
Written by S. Taylor | Tuesday, June 21st, 2016

Singapore opened its two casino resorts back in 2010, after which the island city-state soon grew into Asia’s second-biggest gambling hub. By 2015, however, gross gaming revenues had fallen by over 10% to $4.8 billion, with 2016 now also on a similar trajectory.... 

Pennsylvania Casinos Up 1% to $280M in May
Written by B. Solomon | Monday, June 20th, 2016

The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board has released its casino results for the month of May, revealing a 0.8% revenue increase to $280.2 million compared to the $278 million that was taken in the same month in 2015. The state subsequently collected $10.1 million... 

Maryland Casino Revenues Hit New Record High in May
Written by B. Solomon | Wednesday, June 15th, 2016

Maryland’s casino market generated revenues of $104.4 million in May, marking a new record high for the state, and besting the previous record of $103.9 million set in April. It also represents a solid 8.3% increase compared to the same month in 2015, and...