Casinos and Gaming


  • Japan has 'massive gaming potential': Pro     Monday, 24 Feb 2014 | 6:35 PM ET

    Should Japan legalize casino gambling, the Land of the Rising Sun could become the world's third largest gaming market after the U.S. and Macau, says Jonathan Slone, CEO of CLSA.

  • 'Candy crush' maker files for IPO     Tuesday, 18 Feb 2014 | 2:48 PM ET

    Re/code Senior Editor Peter Kafka discusses King Digital Entertainment's IPO and Zynga's profitably.

  • Hackers hit Sheldon Adelson's casinos Wednesday, 12 Feb 2014 | 10:52 AM ET
    Las Vegas Sands Corp, The Venetian.

    Intruders displayed employee information, a picture of Adelson with Benjamin Netanyahu, and images of casinos engulfed in fire. NBC reports.

  • Fight is on over Internet gambling     Wednesday, 12 Feb 2014 | 10:43 AM ET

    Former Gov. George Pataki, R-N.Y., discusses his efforts to ban online gambling and the launch of The Coalition to Stop Internet Gambling first web campaign.

  • LaGuardia Airport in New York

    LaGuardia Airport is on track for a $3.6 billion overhaul that should remove it from a number of travelers' "most-hated" lists.

  • Hotel data breach went undetected for nine months Thursday, 6 Feb 2014 | 4:47 PM ET

    Customers at 14 hotels in eight states will get free credit monitoring for a year after a data breach.

  • Time to go all in on Macau casino stocks?     Wednesday, 5 Feb 2014 | 9:17 PM ET

    Mark Tinker, Head of AXA Framlington Asia at AXA Investment Managers Asia, says Macau's cashflows and strong fundamentals indicate the gaming sector remains attractive.

  • Tabcorp CEO: Well positioned for growth in H2     Wednesday, 5 Feb 2014 | 8:36 PM ET

    David Attenborough, CEO of Tabcorp, says strength in the firm's diversified gambling businesses helped the company grow 5.4 percent in the first half of the year.

  • Smoker-friendly hotel rooms get their own website Wednesday, 5 Feb 2014 | 4:47 PM ET

    As some hotel chains are going smoke free, smokers can search 250,000 smoking-allowed rooms on a new booking website.

  • China slowdown won't affect us: Sands China     Wednesday, 29 Jan 2014 | 9:43 PM ET

    Edward Tracy, CEO of Sands China, says the casino's mass market position will help it weather through China's economic slowdown, liquidity fears and a crackdown on luxury spending.

  • Hilton a buy on quiet period expiration?     Tuesday, 21 Jan 2014 | 10:32 AM ET

    Joseph Greff, JPMorgan gaming, lodging & cruise lines analyst, and Joel Simkins, Credit Suisse gaming, lodging, and leisure analyst, discusses Hilton's long-term growth potential and the hotel's growth strategy.

  • Vegas always the big winner for Super Bowl weekend Thursday, 16 Jan 2014 | 3:09 PM ET

    No matter where the Super Bowl is played, Las Vegas is always a winner. "Vegas is the mecca for Super Bowl shenanigans," said one repeat fan.

  • Will online gambling succeed?     Wednesday, 15 Jan 2014 | 1:38 PM ET

    Atlantic City casinos report online revenue of $8.4 million, New Jersey forecasted revenue of $1.2 billion. Tom Ballance, Borgata president & COO, breaks down the online gambling numbers and explains what obstacles online gaming has faced so far.

  • Macau casino stocks set for 'watershed' year Tuesday, 7 Jan 2014 | 5:58 PM ET

    Macau gaming stocks are in for a "watershed" year, with casinos set to enjoy solid demand growth without an increase in new supply, says Citi.

  • Panel eyes options for Delaware gambling industry Tuesday, 7 Jan 2014 | 9:51 AM ET

    DOVER, Del.-- A panel examining how to keep Delaware's gambling industry competitive has yet to decide on recommendations for state lawmakers to consider. Several commission members noted that they are still awaiting a report from the accounting firm KPMG on the current status of Delaware's gambling industry.

  • Lucky year for Vegas?     Friday, 3 Jan 2014 | 1:47 PM ET

    Las Vegas has $9 billion in projects in the works, reports CNBC's Jane Wells.

  • Katsuhiko Ichihashi;Chiaki Takinaka

    CNBC's Jane Wells reports that though Macau remains the cash cow for gaming in Asia, it is actually helping drive business to the U.S. Dr. J says any dips on these stocks should be bought.

  • Young gamers leaving Las Vegas     Friday, 3 Jan 2014 | 11:58 AM ET

    Sin City can't seem to attract young gamblers, reports CNBC's Jane Wells.

  • Will 2014 be lucky for Las Vegas?     Friday, 3 Jan 2014 | 8:25 AM ET

    CNBC's Jane Wells reports on the economic turnaround in Sin City as hopeful signs surface and $9 billion worth of building projects get underway.

  • Online gaming in NJ not a threat to Borgata: COO Thursday, 2 Jan 2014 | 10:38 AM ET
    Visitors enter the Borgata Hotel and Casino in Atlantic City, N.J.

    In fact, users of gaming sites operated by the Borgata have created more than 20,000 accounts to bet real money online in New Jersey, the casino's COO told CNBC.