Macau sees gaming revenue down by 50% in August, but shows early signs of recovery after worst-ever Covid outbreak

Macau’s gaming industry saw GGR drop by 50.7% year-on-year to MOP 2.19 billion ($271 million) in August, according to the latest data shared by the Gaming Inspection and Coordination Bureau…

Vegas Casinos Could Lose Millions on China & Covid

It’s almost as if the pandemic is a distant memory. Las Vegas casinos no longer require masks or social distancing. But thousands of miles away on the other side of…

COVID Hurts Macau GGR, Leads to Weak June Results

It would seem like Macau’s woes never end. The special administrative region just posted the financial results of its gaming industry for June this year. The declining revenues make it…

PokerStars’ COVID Recovery Continues, Adds More Live Events

June 15, 2022 Tournament Schedules PokerStars has added more regional stops to its 2022 schedule as the tournament world’s post-COVID resurgence continues. PokerStars has added more stops to its 2022…

Fox Report #3: World Series of COVID

My apologies dear reader, this last week has been a mess. I had planned — and continue to plan — to offer up these reports on the happenings at the…

Doyle Brunson Missing WSOP due to Covid Fears

07:4914 Jun Doyle Brunson has decided to skip this year’s World Series of Poker over concerns that he might catch Covid 19, the coronavirus currently doing the rounds at the…

AGA’s CEO praises pre-departure Covid testing mandate lifting; warns “more can still be done” for industry recovery

After President Joe Biden administration’s announced the pre-departure testing COVID-19 requirements for international air travelers to the United States will be lifted on June 12, American Gaming Association (AGA)’s President…

Murder Trial in Suzie Zhao Case Delayed Due to Clerical Blunder and Covid

09:1501 Feb The Suzie Zhao murder trial has been hit by yet another set of delays, with the COVID-19 pandemic and court errors pushing the expected start date back to…

Adele Postpones Las Vegas Residency, Cites COVID in Emotional Video

Posted on: January 20, 2022, 04:57h.  Last updated on: January 20, 2022, 05:20h. Adele shocked her fans and all of Las Vegas this evening by announcing the postponement of her…

Plan B COVID Rules Dropped, English Poker Back to Normal

January 19, 2022 Tournaments & Cash Games English poker rooms will be back to business as usual next week following an announcement from Prime Minister Boris Johnson that all Plan…