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*Key approval paves way for console to enter China. It remains unknown when the console may go on sale in China, with games needing to clear a separate approval process. Gaming industry leader Tencent is trying to recover from a lengthy game approval freeze in China last year.
CNBC's Contessa Brewer reports on Las Vegas Sands earnings.
David Katz of Jefferies discusses Las Vegas Sands earnings on CNBC's "Closing Bell."
CNBC's "Power Lunch" team breaks down LVS earnings with Harry Curtis, gaming analyst with Nomura Instinet.
U.S. casino operator Caesars Entertainment, which has been under pressure from activist investor Carl Icahn to sell itself, on Tuesday named Anthony Rodio as its chief executive officer.
April 16- U.S. casino operator Caesars Entertainment Corp, which has been under pressure from activist investor Carl Icahn to sell itself, on Tuesday named Anthony Rodio as its chief executive officer. Reuters reported in February that Icahn had proposed Rodio, CEO of privately held casino gaming company Affinity Gaming, as successor to Mark Frissora, who was...
April 16- U.S. casino operator Caesars Entertainment Corp, which has been under pressure from activist investor Carl Icahn to sell itself, said on Tuesday it appointed Anthony Rodio as its chief executive officer.
Wynn Resorts is taking an aggressive new tack with the Massachusetts Gaming Commission, it questioned whether regulators are violating the company's due process rights and those of the executives and directors in a post-hearing brief.
Eldorado Resorts and billionaire Tilman Fertitta, the owner of the Golden Nugget casino and Houston Rockets basketball team, are both actively considering a bid for Caesars Entertainment, people familiar with the talks told CNBC.
Wynn Resorts' recent $7.1 billion takeover offer for Australia's Crown Resorts signals a change in strategy at the world's second-largest casino operator, analysts told CNBC.
Adam Dawes of Shaw and Partners says Crown Resorts would be a "good fit" for Wynn, and predicts that the deal would likely be put back on the table in future.
Colin Mansfield of Fitch Ratings says the acquisition of Crown Resorts' assets would give Wynn Resorts "a strong foothold right off the bat" in Australia.
The world's No. 2 casino operator, Wynn Resorts, ends deal talks with Crown Resorts after Wynn's $7.1 billion takeover offer is leaked.
Australia's Crown Resorts said on Tuesday it was in talks with Las Vegas rival Wynn Resorts about a potential $10 billion Australian dollars ($7.1 billion) buyout, sending Crown shares up more than a fifth.
CNBC's Emily Tan reports on "confidential discussions" for a potential change of control transaction between Crown Resorts and Wynn Resorts.
Massachusetts gambling regulators are questioning Wynn Resorts leaders Thursday about what they knew about allegations of sexual misconduct against company founder Steve Wynn.
BOSTON, April 2- Massachusetts gaming regulators on Tuesday released an investigative report concluding that former executives of Wynn Resorts Ltd concealed sexual misconduct allegations against the casino operator's billionaire founder, Steve Wynn. The Massachusetts Gaming Commission released the report at the start of a three-day hearing focused...
The Massachusetts Gaming Commission details how Wynn Resorts handled accusations of rape and sexual misconduct against founder and former CEO Steve Wynn.
Casino stocks are rallying on the latest Macau gaming numbers. CNBC's Contessa Brewer reports.