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Berserk Tanzanian Gambler Stoned and Hanged By Angry Mob
Written by A. Mitchell | Wednesday, February 10th, 2016

The City View Bar and Restaurant Casino in Kenya was the scene of a horrific crime early Tuesday morning, after a crazed gambler stabbed two casino workers to death before being killed himself by an angry mob. Tanzanian man John Mchanga had been gambling at the... 

Macau Casinos Suffer 21% Revenue Fall in January 2016
Written by B. Solomon | Monday, February 1st, 2016

Following more than five years of growth, Macau’s casino industry suffered its first revenue fall back in June 2014. Since then the rout has continued unabated, and after reporting a 34% drop in business for the whole of 2015, Macau has now experienced a... 

Portugal’s Casino Revenues Up 8% to €288.6M in 2015
Written by B. Solomon | Thursday, January 28th, 2016

Following the global economic downturn, Portugal’s land-based casino industry has experienced a dramatic decline in its fortunes. Having reached a peak of €381 million in 2008, for instance, the country has experienced a massive 37% contraction in its casino... 

US Casino Market To Be Worth $93BN By 2020
Written by B. Solomon | Tuesday, January 26th, 2016

Bright days lie ahead for the USA’s casino market, which is set to experience moderate growth over the next few years and reach around $93 billion in revenues by 2020. This is the conclusion of a new report produced by Technavio, with the market research... 

Maine Casino Revenues Up 2% to $130M in 2015
Written by B. Solomon | Tuesday, January 26th, 2016

The Maine Gambling Control Board has released its casino results for the whole of 2015, revealing a 2% increase in revenues to $129.8 million compared to the $127.2 million collected in 2014. The small northeastern state has two casinos, namely the Hollywood Casino... 

Pennsylvania Casinos Up 3% to $3.17BN in 2015
Written by B. Solomon | Monday, January 18th, 2016

The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board has released its latest monthly casino figures, revealing a 6.21% increase in table game revenues to $72.22 million, compared to the $67.99 million generated in the same month in 2014. Out of the state’s 12 casinos and... 

Detroit Casinos Up 3.3% to $1.38BN in 2015
Written by B. Solomon | Wednesday, January 13th, 2016

Detroit’s casino industry reported an increase in business in 2015, with the city’s three casinos generating a combined $1.38 billion in revenues, up by 3.3% compared to the $1.33 billion that was collected in 2014. Last’s year’s result... 

Ohio Casino Revenues Flat At $812M in 2015
Written by B. Solomon | Friday, January 8th, 2016

There has been concern that Ohio’s casino market may have reached saturation point, but after ending 2015 on a positive note with December’s revenues the second highest of the year, the market subsequently finished 2015 with $812.3 million in revenues,... 

Maryland Casino Revenues Rise 8.4% to $1.1BN in 2015
Written by B. Solomon | Wednesday, January 6th, 2016

Maryland has ended 2015 on a solid note after its casinos generated revenues of $95.2 million in December, up by 11% compared to the same month last year. Furthermore, all of the state’s land-based casinos reported an increase in their year-on-year revenues... 

Macau Casino Revenues Shrink 34% to $29Bn in 2015
Written by B. Solomon | Friday, January 1st, 2016

In December 2015, Macau’s casino market generated roughly $2.3 billion in revenues, representing a 21.2% fall compared to the same month last year. Back in June 2014, the island resort reported its first monthly revenue decline in over five years, but since...