SEOUL/ HONG KONG, May 5- The dealing rooms of Seoul's foreigners-only casinos are echoing to the sound of Mandarin as operators target a new breed of' low-roller' gamblers- Chinese shoppers. In places like Paradise Walkerhill in Seoul, Paradise Co Ltd, South Korea's biggest casino firm, is targeting people like Chen Jie Yi, a 27- year-old from Beijing on a recent tour...» Read More
Reducing a gambling machine's money stakes could reduce the risk of problem gamblers says Matt Zarb-Cousin, spokesperson for Campaign for Fairer Gambling.
South Korea looks like the consolation prize as Japan's $15 billion casino dream fades.
TOKYO/ SEOUL, Nov 24- South Korea looks like the consolation prize as Japan's $15 billion casino dream fades, a setback for companies such as Las Vegas Sands Corp that envisioned a new gaming hub rivalling Las Vegas in 2020.. Japan is seen as the biggest unclaimed prize, a market that research firm Union Gaming estimated would generate $15 billion in annual...
*Responsible Gambling Trust report due next month. LONDON, Nov 23- On the websites of Britain's bookmakers gamblers can bet around the clock on anything from soccer in Azerbaijan to financial market fluctuations, while others in betting shops feed high-stake machines that can devour 300 pounds a minute. To avoid further sanctions, companies such as William...
The Trump Taj Mahal will be the fifth casino in Atlantic City to close this year. CNBC's Morgan Brennan reports the current tally for lost positions by year-end is 11,000.
DEA agents raid NFL medical staffs after games.
Hall of Fame baseball manager & MLB Executive VP of Operations Joe Torre says it is tough to ignore new technologies that allow people to gamble on sports. Still, all sports want to preserve the integrity of their games, he says.
NBC Sports' Dave Briggs, discusses whether sports betting should be legalized in the U.S.
The 45th Annual World Series of Poker finished this week in Las Vegas. 26-Year old Swedish professional and 2014 WSOP Champion Martin Jacobson, speaks to Scott Wapner, about the moment he won.
The volume of trades and bets placed on video game matches are booming, reports NBC News.
Keith Smith, Boyd Gaming CEO, discusses the strength of Borgata's future and market in the Atlantic City space. Smith is focused on increasing shareholder value.
CNBC's Jane Wells reports from Massachusetts, where Steve Wynn wants to spend $1.6 billion on a casino resort there.
Steve Wynn wants to spend $1.6 billion on a casino resort in Massachusetts. CNBC's Jane Wells has the story.
Steve Wynn can't predict when gambling trends will improve in Macau. Investors should beware betting on a bounce in his company's stock.
Federal agents impersonated repair techs to get inside and collect evidence in an investigation of online sports betting, according to lawyers.
Sports betting is illegal according to the Federal law in all but 4 states. CNBC's Morgan Brennan provides an update on the debate over sports betting in New Jersey.
A federal judge has ruled to temporarily halt New Jersey from allowing sports betting, reports CNBC's Dominic Chu.
The NFL and other sports leagues filed a lawsuit against New Jersey to fight sports betting in the state.
Some experts say the Chinese underworld gangs' far-flung business ventures make any motives for attacking pro-democracy demonstrators unclear.
Singapore's casinos opened their doors in 2010 with great expectations for the market's potential growth, but some believe the party may be over.