Tag: Gambling

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

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
Business Travel News

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

MGM Resort Las Vegas Visitor Warning: Don’t drink the Smart Water !
Breaking Travel News

MGM Resort Las Vegas Visitor Warning: Don’t drink the Smart Water !

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 5, 2019

MGM Hotels and Resorts are setting trends for Las Vegas biggest industry: The travel, tourism, and the gambling industry. When ... Read More

Gambling is big business in tourism
Tourism News

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

Puerto Princesa City in Philippines worried about Chinese Tourists and illegal gambling
Breaking Travel News

Puerto Princesa City in Philippines worried about Chinese Tourists and illegal gambling

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 24, 2019

Puerto Princesa is a popular tourist city with many beach resorts and seafood restaurants. It has been acclaimed several times ... Read More

Las Vegas Strip: Covered
Breaking Travel News

Las Vegas Strip: Covered

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 19, 2019

Gambling in Las Vegas is a slippery slope this morning, and you can see this literally. Hundred thousands of visitors visiting ... Read More

Halal Internet? ‘Sharia-compliant’ web browser launched in Malaysia
Cultural Travel News

Halal Internet? ‘Sharia-compliant’ web browser launched in Malaysia

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 28, 2019

The world's first Sharia-compliant Internet service suite has been launched in Malaysia - along with browser, chat and sadaqah services. ... Read More

A first in Vietnam: Gambling for locals in a casino resort
Breaking Travel News

A first in Vietnam: Gambling for locals in a casino resort

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 21, 2019

How Vietnamese gambler can play for money in Vietnam The answer is Corona casino, which is part of Corona Resort ... 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

Avoiding dangerous vacations 2018
Travel Destination

Avoiding dangerous vacations 2018

Hon. Thomas A. Dickerson Hon. Thomas A. Dickerson- September 19, 2018

This is the sixth year that we have posted dangerous vacations destination information collected from news articles and reported law ... Read More

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

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

Bermuda considers referendum on casino gambling
Interviews

Bermuda considers referendum on casino gambling

editor editor- November 9, 2011

Will there be a future for gaming in Bermuda? Johnson Johnrose of the Caribbean Tourism Organization, speaks with Bermuda Tourism ... Read More

Allegiant Air wants passengers to gamble on airfare
Travel News

Allegiant Air wants passengers to gamble on airfare

editor editor- March 12, 2011

In Las Vegas, gambling may expand beyond casinos to sky travel. Read More

Hawaii legislators kill Waikiki gambling proposal
Travel News

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

SunCruz casino ships parent company files for bankruptcy
Travel News

SunCruz casino ships parent company files for bankruptcy

editor editor- December 30, 2009

SunCruz and the Palm Beach Princess are two gambling ships that had been running out of Florida for a long ... Read More

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

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
Travel News

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
Travel News

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

Macau – gaming revenues keep falling; Will China turn on the visitor tap?
Travel News

Macau – gaming revenues keep falling; Will China turn on the visitor tap?

editor editor- February 2, 2009

If things really collapsed in Macau, the mainland government will ride to the rescue and inject busloads of tourists to ... Read More

Boost for Philippines tourism from integrated casino resort
Travel News

Boost for Philippines tourism from integrated casino resort

editor editor- June 19, 2008

Philippines Amusement and Gaming Corporation (PAGCOR) has unveiled a US$1.5 multi-billion dollar project by Australian media tycoon James Packer to ... Read More

Bright expectations for Bulgaria’s gambling tourism
Travel News

Bright expectations for Bulgaria’s gambling tourism

editor editor- February 1, 2008

On the initiative of Bulgaria's State Commission on Gambling (SCG) on January 30 representatives of the gambling branch, academic circles ... Read More

Casino tourists bring growth and strain to Macau
Travel News

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

Travel agents redesign packages as gambling tourism goes mainstream
Travel News

Travel agents redesign packages as gambling tourism goes mainstream

editor editor- January 4, 2008

(eTN) - Gambling is illegal in Israel, leaving locals with no choice but to travel abroad, or at least row ... Read More

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