The Golden Nugget has seen huge gains in its online gambling operations over the past year.
New Jersey’s online gambling market continues to cultivate, helping bolster the remaining eight casinos still operating in Atlantic City.
But while the entire numbers are positive, not absolutely all games and casinos are sharing equally into the chance.
According to the New Jersey Department of Gaming Enforcement (DGE), on line gambling revenues were up to $12.47 million in May.
That represents a rise of more than 19 per cent over last May, once the internet sites earned just $10.47 million.
Online Casinos Up, Poker Down
But that growth has been fueled nearly entirely by online casinos. In contrast, online poker rooms are struggling. Internet poker brought in just below $1.93 million in May, down from $2.27 million in the same month year that is last.
That figure marks the second-lowest monthly revenue for online poker in nj, with only last November trailing the many month that is recent.
Once responsible for the quarter or more of online gambling revenues in nj-new jersey, poker is now only about 15 per cent of industry.
The 888/World Series of Poker partnership felt most of the damage on the poker side of things. The $831,799 they brought in through their Internet poker partnership had been an all-time low, while their only competitor within the state, Borgata/partypoker, held fairly steady.
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Sheldon Adelson has spent millions buying US politicians, while the public has a right to know where that money originated from, argue two motions filed in a Las Vegas court.
A Las Vegas judge has been asked to disclose the contents of a report put together within the wrongful termination lawsuit brought against the Las Vegas Sands by its former employee, Mark Jacobs.
‘The Vickers Report,’ compiled by Steve Vickers, former head of the Royal Hong Kong Police’s Criminal Intelligence Bureau, may or perhaps not contain evidence that is damning Sheldon Adelson’s LVS had company transactions using the Hong Kong Triads as part of its operations in Macau.
In any event, two organizations, the British’s Guardian newspaper and watchdog that is non-profit Campaign for Accountability (CFO), wish to know about it, and have now filed split motions to that effect.
Jacobs, the former president and CEO of Sands China, claims he was fired for ‘whistleblowing on improprieties,’ while Adelson claims Jacobs has made such allegations in an effort to blackmail LVS.
Meanwhile, it’s common knowledge that triads have infiltrated the VIP junket operations from where Macau casinos derive a big portion of their income, but did LVS wittingly have business ties to organized crime?
The Guardian and CFO believe that it is in the general public interest to find out. CFO in particular is concerned about the extent to which Adelson ‘has utiliz Continue reading “Reveal Truth About LVS And Also The Triads, Judge Told”