Hollywood stars including Leonardo DiCaprio launched Macau's newest $3.2 billion casino and entertainment resort.
New Jersey's crown jewel -the inspiration for the Monopoly board game -has fallen on hard times.
Billionaire James Packer, one of Australia's richest men, announced he was setting up a philanthropic foundation to give away Aus$200 million (US$188 million).
Two Las Vegas casinos will become the city's first to accept the Bitcoin virtual currency from this week.
Britney Spears opened a two-year sojourn in Sin City late Friday with a dazzling performance to a crowd of adoring fans at the city's Planet Hollywood Resort and Casino.
Gambling mogul James Packer on Tuesday said international tourists want to see man-made attractions and not spend their holidays "looking at Ayers Rock" as his plan for a $1.5 billion Sydney casino won crucial support.
The Philippines was set to open a $1.2 billion giant casino on Saturday in a high-stakes bid to join the world's elite gaming destinations.
Australia's largest casino has alerted police to a betting scam in which a high-roller reportedly netted Aus$32 million (US$33 million) in an "Ocean's Eleven" style heist.
Communist faction of Kazakhstan Majilis applied to the President with a request to introduce limitations on activities of betting shops and online casinos.
A new 6,000 sq meter mosque will be constructed at the spot where Zodiac casino used to be in Almaty.
Full ban on casinos does not solve the problems of gambling addiction, but only causes additional money losses: Toichubekov.
Casinos in Kazakhstan are limited to two special zones in Akmolinsk and Almaty oblasts.