Tag: Casinos

Giving hotel workers security: New Jersey governor signs ‘panic button’ bill
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Giving hotel workers security: New Jersey governor signs ‘panic button’ bill

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 12, 2019

New Jersey Democratic Governor Phil Murphy signed a bill, the nation’s first, requiring most hotels to provide their employees with ... Read More

When overtourism spoils your travel plans: Go somewhere else!
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When overtourism spoils your travel plans: Go somewhere else!

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- June 5, 2019

Have you heard that told joke?  Patient says, “Doctor, it hurts when I do this with my arm.”  Doctor’s response ... Read More

MGM won’t buy Wynn Encore Harbor Casino in Boston: 35 Million in fines
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MGM won’t buy Wynn Encore Harbor Casino in Boston: 35 Million in fines

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 23, 2019

After talks of MGM buying Wynn Resort's Encore Boston fell apart Tuesday night, lawmakers are hoping both casinos will now ... Read More

Why to boycott Las Vegas Strip, MGM Resorts, Cesars Entertainment and Harrah’s
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Why to boycott Las Vegas Strip, MGM Resorts, Cesars Entertainment and Harrah’s

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 10, 2019

Tourism is everyone's business and the livelihood of an entire state can depend on this industry. The State of Nevada, ... Read More

Mauritius Minister of Tourism on the China Challenge
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Mauritius Minister of Tourism on the China Challenge

mm Alain St.Ange- May 9, 2019

Anil Gayan, Minister of Tourism on Wednesday, delivered this speech on what he called the “China challenge.” It was during ... Read More

Ideal ocean cruise ship: Ship sizes and what they mean for your cruise
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Ideal ocean cruise ship: Ship sizes and what they mean for your cruise

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 24, 2019

Ships sizes range from megaships (over 4,000 passengers) to very small vessels and luxury yachts whose passengers number in mere ... Read More

Visitors to Walter E. Washington Convention Center encouraged to ask Alexa
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Visitors to Walter E. Washington Convention Center encouraged to ask Alexa

editor editor- April 10, 2019

Through a strategic partnership between Events DC, the official convention and sports authority for the District of Columbia, and Volara, ... Read More

The Iconic Transformation of the Hotel de Paris Monte-Carlo
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The Iconic Transformation of the Hotel de Paris Monte-Carlo

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 1, 2019

Hôtel de Paris Monte-Carlo in the heart of the Monaco playground for the world’s rich and famous founded in 1864 was ... Read More

Gambling is big business in tourism
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Gambling is big business in tourism

mm Alain St.Ange- March 26, 2019

The gambling industry, which happens to be a really big one worldwide, is one of the most popular in terms ... Read More

Unique hotels lead to successful guest experiences
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Unique hotels lead to successful guest experiences

mm Dr. Elinor Garely - special to eTN- January 26, 2019

The contemporary traveler sees a hotel more than just a place to sleep and take a shower. The hotel has ... Read More

Live like a local in Nassau, Bahamas
Travel Destination

Live like a local in Nassau, Bahamas

mm Dr. Elinor Garely - special to eTN- December 8, 2018

Travel destination - the Bahamas - is a Caribbean archipelago located off the coast of Florida with a long history ... Read More

Where  in the U.S. Casinos are in desperate need for revenue
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Where in the U.S. Casinos are in desperate need for revenue

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- August 27, 2018

Gambling is an important revenue stream for tourism in the Mariana Islands, a U.S. territory north of Guam. In Mariana Islands, ... Read More

Australian gambling resorts bet heavily on tourism
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Australian gambling resorts bet heavily on tourism

editor editor- December 23, 2011

Australian gambling resorts are spending heavily to attract international tourists, but competition from Macau, Singapore and further afield is intense. Read More

Singapore’s gambling on casinos paid off in 2010
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Singapore’s gambling on casinos paid off in 2010

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 25, 2011

SINGAPORE (eTN) - It did not take too long for Singapore to reap the financial benefits of its new casino ... Read More

Hawaii legislators kill Waikiki gambling proposal
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Hawaii legislators kill Waikiki gambling proposal

editor editor- February 26, 2010

HONOLULU — Lawmakers in Hawaii have decided not to allow gambling on the isles. Read More

Singapore tourism to get boost from integrated resorts
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Singapore tourism to get boost from integrated resorts

editor editor- February 12, 2010

SINGAPORE — Singapore has been missing that "certain something" as a tourist destination. Read More

New travel restrictions may hamper Macau’s gambling industry
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New travel restrictions may hamper Macau’s gambling industry

editor editor- October 23, 2009

HONG KONG - Macau casino revenue climbed 22.3% in the July-to-September period to a record 31.78 billion patacas ($3.81 billion), ... Read More

Italy’s tourism minister proposes more casinos to boost tourism
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Italy’s tourism minister proposes more casinos to boost tourism

editor editor- October 23, 2009

MILAN - Italy could get an extra 10-15 luxury casinos if Tourism Minister Vittoria Brambilla's plans go ahead, her spokeswoman ... Read More

Putin is calling in the chips on the gambling industry
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Putin is calling in the chips on the gambling industry

editor editor- July 1, 2009

MOSCOW – Nearly two decades after the Soviet collapse set Russia's roulette wheels spinning again, Prime Minister Vladimir Putin is ... Read More

Belize Free Zone and casinos in Corozal closed
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Belize Free Zone and casinos in Corozal closed

editor editor- May 2, 2009

Belize’s Ministry of Health this morning held a press conference in Belize to share the following information on the swine ... Read More

Cruise ships can run casinos while in Bermuda ports
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Cruise ships can run casinos while in Bermuda ports

editor editor- June 10, 2008

Cruise ships will be allowed to open late-night casinos in port after Cabinet approved a plan aimed at fighting off ... Read More

Prosecutors raid tourist casinos in Seoul
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Prosecutors raid tourist casinos in Seoul

editor editor- May 28, 2008

Seoul prosecutors yesterday raided the headquarters of Grand Korea Leisure, a subsidiary of the state-run Korea Tourism Organization, and foreigner-only ... Read More

Casino tourists bring growth and strain to Macau
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Casino tourists bring growth and strain to Macau

editor editor- January 22, 2008

Macau — The world's busiest casino town is straining to handle the affections of the world's largest population. Read More

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