Travel Casinos and Gaming


  • How 'triad' gangs fit in with Hong Kong protests Tuesday, 14 Oct 2014 | 3:27 PM ET
    Hong Kong protests

    Some experts say the Chinese underworld gangs' far-flung business ventures make any motives for attacking pro-democracy demonstrators unclear.

  • How to get the vapors when you're on vacation Saturday, 11 Oct 2014 | 11:00 AM ET
    A man smokes an electronic cigarette in Miami.

    E-cig consumption is on track to pass regular cigarettes in a decade, but for now, rules on where you can smoke are often unclear.

  • Goodbye, casino business. Hello...Arena Football? Monday, 6 Oct 2014 | 1:16 PM ET
    An Arena Football League game featuring the new LA Kiss, which is owned by members of the rock band Kiss.

    The ex-CEO of Foxwoods Casino knew back in 2012 that he was in the mood for a career change. Boy, did he find one.

  • Tracking the impact of a smoking ban in Macau Thursday, 2 Oct 2014 | 11:36 PM ET
    Tracking the impact of a smoking ban in Macau

    John Bruce, Director of Operations for Macau at Hill & Associates, says the ban is the least-threatening problem facing Macau's gaming sector as casino operators are well-prepared for it.

  • Steve Wynn: I'm 'more scared' about US than China Wednesday, 1 Oct 2014 | 12:50 PM ET
    Steve Wynn

    Casino tycoon Steve Wynn says government crackdowns in Macau and protests in Hong Kong don't worry him so much.

  • Icahn's Fountainebleau remains empty Wednesday, 1 Oct 2014 | 12:20 PM ET
    Icahn's Fountainebleau remains empty

    CNBC's Jane Wells asked Wynn Resorts Chairman and CEO Steve Wynn, what will happen with the unfinished Fontainebleau casino resort on the Las Vegas Strip.

  • Steve Wynn: Internet gambling bad idea Wednesday, 1 Oct 2014 | 11:18 AM ET
    Steve Wynn: Internet gambling bad idea

    CNBC's Jane Wells speaks to Wynn Resorts chairman and CEO Steve Wynn, about Internet gambling and if it's a good bet for the gaming industry.

  • Look who just won bidding for bankrupt Revel Casino Wednesday, 1 Oct 2014 | 7:51 AM ET
    Revel Atlantic City stands behind a building being demolished in Atlantic City, New Jersey, U.S., on Thursday, July 17, 2014.

    Brookfield Asset Management has won the auction for Atlantic City's bankrupt Revel Casino Hotel, said a source familiar with the situation.

  • US scares Steve Wynn more than China Wednesday, 1 Oct 2014 | 7:41 AM ET
    Steve Wynn, speaking in Boston, Jan. 22, 2014.

    CNBC's Jane Wells sits down with billionaire gaming king Steve Wynn to discuss the investing environment in China and why he is more concerned about polarization in America.

  • MGM CEO: Current visitation up in Macau Tuesday, 30 Sep 2014 | 5:20 PM ET
    MGM CEO: Current visitation up in Macau

    MGM Resorts Chairman and CEO Jim Murren discusses whether Hong Kong protests could negatively impact his business in Macau, and the future of the gaming and slot floor.

  • Jackpot! Gambling's impact on the US economy Tuesday, 30 Sep 2014 | 2:05 PM ET
    Las Vegas, Nevada.

    The American Gaming Association's first report on the industry's impact on the economy found that, despite big money, gaming firms have had to adapt.

  • Meet creative mind behind slot machine games Tuesday, 30 Sep 2014 | 1:58 PM ET
    Meet creative mind behind slot machine games

    Brad Rose designs slot machine games for WMS, part of Scientific Games. He's debuting new products at the Global Gaming Expo, and explains how he recruits college grads more used to videogames than slots.

  • Gaming's impact on US economy Tuesday, 30 Sep 2014 | 1:35 PM ET
    Gaming's impact on US economy

    CNBC's Jane Wells reports on the expansion of the gaming industry in the U.S.

  • Vegas doubles down on different future Tuesday, 30 Sep 2014 | 12:51 PM ET
    Vegas doubles down on different future

    A new park and arena is being built as casino alternatives in Las Vegas, reports CNBC's Jane Wells.

  • Revel casino auction to resume today Tuesday, 30 Sep 2014 | 8:49 AM ET

    A bankruptcy court auction for Revel, the failed luxury casino-hotel on the Atlantic City Boardwalk, is scheduled to resume.

  • Gaming's big bet on social Tuesday, 30 Sep 2014 | 8:31 AM ET
    Gaming's big bet on social

    CNBC's Jane Wells provides a sneak peek on how the gaming industry is changing its strategy to attract new customers into the casinos.

  • Minimum wage battle split to the industry level Friday, 26 Sep 2014 | 12:47 PM ET
    Hotel worker

    Fewer than 10,000 workers could get the new minimum raise adopted by the Los Angeles City Council.

  • Icahn eyes white knight role for Trump Taj: Report Tuesday, 23 Sep 2014 | 9:28 AM ET
    A sign marks the Trump Taj Mahal Hotel and Casino in Atlantic City.

    Carl Icahn is mulling whether to infuse the Trump Taj Mahal with $100 million, but only with a specific set of caveats, the New York Post reports.

  • Bearish bet on casinos Tuesday, 16 Sep 2014 | 12:12 PM ET
    Bearish bet on casinos

    Wells Fargo released a bearish report on Macau as revenues fell for the third consecutive month, reports CNBC's Morgan Brennan.

  • Trump tweets: I may buy back in to save Plaza & Taj Tuesday, 16 Sep 2014 | 8:37 AM ET

    Donald Trump on Tuesday took to social media to say he's considering buying back into bankrupt casinos Trump Plaza and Trump Taj Mahal.