Strike in Las Vegas?

50,000 Las Vegas casino workers to take strike vote. The union representing 50,000 Las Vegas casino employees whose contracts will expire at the end of the month on Wednesday announced the workers are set to vote on whether to strike, a move with the potential to cripple the entire city. The...
Nicholas S. Hammond (United Kingdom) Nicholas S. Hammond is partner in Hammond-Partnership. Nicholas S. Hammond opened the first law office in Romania after the 1989 changes. After a few years practicing in Romania he opened Hammond and Associates which has become Hammond Partnership. Nicholas is a highly experienced English speaking commercial lawyer...
SCOOP 2018 started on May 6 on PokerStars for an action packed 15-day event and boasts the biggest ever series guarantee for any PokerStars series with a $65 million overall guarantee as well as $150,000 in coveted Platinum Passes to the PokerStars Players No Limit Hold’em Championship (PSPC) in...
The way of calculating, declaring and paying the license, authorization and vice fee Slot machine gambling Series of articles from “The Practice of Gambling” by Anchidim Zagrean, Rombet Vice-President 1) Gambling license fee Submission and approval of documentation in January 2018 – first licensing Declaring and paying the license fee - fixed amount -...

CASINO SINAIA

Established in the northern part of the “Dimitrie Ghica” Park, the Sinaia Casino is today one of the symbol edifices of the resort. The imposing building was built in record time, during one year (1911-1912), on the land where the villa Ghica was once built, which was also the first...
We have approached the salutary role of technology in supporting the effectiveness of Responsible Gambling policies. Back then, we highlighted some possible models of IT solutions and algorithms implementation in the current activity of operators so that technology can help more effectively - in the sense of more accurate predictability...
PRIOR to the current recovery of Macau’s gaming malaise, stakeholders in the Asian gaming industry often heard that China’s anti-corruption campaign, which began in the fall of 2012, was one of the primary factors attributed to the substantial decline of gross gaming revenue in Macau (as well as the...
One of the great challenges of gambling operators is attracting new customers and keeping existing ones and like others marketing strategies also customer loyalty programs must keep up with new trends. When you operate in a market where competition is high and it offers similar services and products, the loyalty...

The GDPR fright

Casino Life & Business Magazine Editorial The day when the new data protection regulation comes into force is getting closer and closer and everybody is worried about what’s going to happen then. As always, everyone has continuously postponed and left system implementation at the last minute, and now the anxiety grows...

Bookmaker at Get’s Bet

The diary of a bookmaker The sports betting industry in Romania had a spectacular growth in the last 3-4 years, as the figures themselves show, but this fact can also be simply observed on the street where the number of betting agencies exceeded the number of pharmacies or banks which...