LAS VEGAS— A Los Angeles nightlife entrepreneur who revamped the Sahara Hotel and Casino on the Las Vegas Strip into a hipper, sleeker destination is facing another interrogation into past misdeeds as he seeks a gambling license. That comes after the 39- year-old hospitality businessman made a lengthy appearance before the Nevada Gaming Control Board on Dec....» Read More
Taiwan's main island may theoretically be a better play than Matsu for the establishment of Taiwan's gaming industry, but local opposition means Matsu may be the only option for now. CNBC's Adam Molon explains.
Jonathan Galaviz, MD & Chief Economist at Galaviz & Company, explains why Malaysian firm Genting is setting its sights on the U.S., instead of Macau.
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CNBC.com Managing Editor Allen Wastler reports the hottest stories on CNBC.com including Why the 60/40 rule is "downright dangerous" and sees viewers showing a lot of interest in the Pope's comments on capitalism.
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Mitch Garber wants investors to put their money on Web gambling.
Peter Carlino, CEO of GLPI and chairman of Penn National, Penn National and Gaming and Leisure Properties, discusses the gaming industry and the state of the consumer right now.
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Edward Tracy, President and CEO of Sands China explains how the firm's portfolio of hotel rooms ensures a steady flow of upper-class Chinese visitors and profits.
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Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa, owned by Boyd Gaming's and MGM Resorts, said it received the first Internet gaming permit ever in New Jersey.
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Jo Twist, CIO of Ukie and Henrique Olifiers, Co-founder of Bossa Studios, talk to CNBC about the state of the UK gaming industry.