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Bermuda Gaming

article MM&I folds casino plan
(7/25/2018)
(Bermuda) -- A company poised to make tens of millions of dollars a year if it was awarded a controversial casinos deal has abandoned plans to be part of Bermuda’s...
article Bermuda Legislator Assails Casino Gaming Delays
(7/13/2018)
(Bermuda) -- A key Bermuda legislator has harshly questioned the status of the territory’s four-year old plan to introduce the first-ever resort-based casino...
article Dunkley demands answers on gaming
(7/9/2018)
(Bermuda) -- Michael Dunkley called on the Government to provide an update on Bermuda’s fledgeling casino gaming industry. The One Bermuda Alliance’s shadow...
article Lottery concerns ignored
(5/28/2018)
(Bermuda) -- The Bermuda Government was advised more than two years ago that the sale of American lottery tickets on the island appeared to breach “numerous...
article Kawaley explains media ban from casino hearing
(3/15/2018)
(Bermuda) -- The Chief Justice has revealed why he barred the media and public from a court hearing involving an attempt by the island’s gaming commission to...
article Kawaley explains media ban from casino hearing
(3/14/2018)
(Bermuda) -- The Chief Justice has revealed why he barred the media and public from a court hearing involving an attempt by the island’s gaming commission to...
article BANANA REPUBLIC: Schuetz banned from discussing work at BCGC
(3/8/2018)
(Bermuda) -- The former executive director of the Bermuda Casino Gaming Commission was barred yesterday by a court from any discussion of his time in charge of the...
article Blame game starts as Bermuda minister vows to fast track casino rules
(3/7/2018)
(Bermuda) -- Bermuda Tourism Minister Jamahl Simmons finally got the issue of casino regulations rolling in Congress following a short blame game.
article Gaming commission suing Schuetz
(3/7/2018)
(Bermuda) -- The Bermuda Casino Gaming Commission has launched legal proceedings against its former executive director. The regulatory body has filed a civil writ in the...
article Casino rules ‘to be introduced without delay’
(3/6/2018)
(Bermuda) -- Regulations for casino gambling are to be introduced “without further delay”, tourism minister Jamahl Simmons told the House of Assembly...
article House: casino regulations ‘without delay’
(3/5/2018)
(Bermuda) -- Casino gaming regulations are to be enacted in three phases, the Minister of Economic Development and Tourism said today. Jamahl Simmons told the House of...
article Simmons dismisses gaming commission claims
(2/10/2018)
(Bermuda) -- Tourism minister Jamahl Simmons has dismissed allegations that he said implied he had lied to the House of Assembly about the Bermuda Casino Gaming...
article Welsh Family Faces Allegations in Massive £1.3-Million Gambling-Related Bermuda Government Fraud
(1/11/2018)
(Bermuda) -- Several individuals have been accused of a Bermuda government fraud estimated to more than a million pounds. According to a court hearing, a family has been...
article Senate backs more control over BCGC
(12/13/2017)
(Bermuda) -- A controversial law change to give Government more control over gambling watchdogs was today backed by the Senate. The amendments were designed to give the...
article Bermuda legislators pass controversial gaming amendments
(12/12/2017)
(Bermuda) -- In Bermuda, House of Assembly legislators reportedly passed controversial measures late last week that would allow the Minister for Economic Development and...
15 Total Articles on this Issue

Sheldon Adelson

article Documents: Top political donors used offshore tax loopholes
(11/7/2017)
(Bermuda) -- Some of the nation's biggest political donors, including some who spent $60 million supporting Republican Donald Trump last year, are among those who...
1 Article on this Issue

Caesars

article SCHUETZ: A New Day for Caesars
(10/22/2017)
(Bermuda) -- In the early 1970s I worked for Bill Harrah. I certainly wasn’t what most people would consider a big deal for my occupation was as a dealer during...
1 Article on this Issue

PokerStars

article Pokerstars casino player hits the mega jackpot, not once, but twice
(1/15/2017)
(Bermuda) -- A lucky man from Bermuda has banished his January blues by hitting the jackpot on slot game Winstar for a major PokerStars Casino winning moment, pocketing...
1 Article on this Issue

Baha Mar

article Baha Mar Sale Process Begins
(3/22/2016)
(Bermuda) -- Baha Mar’s receivers have launched a formal sales process for the stalled $3.5 billion project by hiring a Canadian-headquartered real estate firm to...
article Baha Mar developer wants to force out contractor
(9/2/2015)
(Bermuda) -- Baha Mar Ltd., developer of the stalled Baha Mar resort in the Bahamas, has proposed pushing its general contractor out of the project as part of a...
2 Total Articles on this Issue

Other News

article Bermuda Lottery concerns ignored
(5/28/2018)
(Bermuda) -- The Bermuda Government was advised more than two years ago that the sale of American lottery tickets on the island appeared to breach “numerous...
article Seminar for construction workers
(4/10/2018)
(Bermuda) -- A presentation tomorrow aims to provide local tradespersons with information on how to capitalise on an East End development project. The Construction...
article Overseas option sought for casino transactions
(2/21/2018)
(Bermuda) -- Overseas options are being explored to potentially handle Bermuda’s casino transactions, the new head of the gaming commission has revealed. Cheryl-Ann Mapp...
article Businessman apologises for defaming Schuetz
(1/12/2018)
(Bermuda) -- Tibor Vertes, presented as one of a “very esteemed” panel of speakers at a Progressive Labour Party forum on gaming in May last year, was sued by Richard...
article GROS: Bummer in Bermuda
(12/22/2017)
(Bermuda) -- Bermuda has officially become the “third world” of gaming regulation. When a regulatory body is required to answer to any politician or...
article Senate Passes Casino Gaming Amendment
(12/14/2017)
(Bermuda) -- The Casino Gaming Amendment Bill 2017 was passed in the Senate yesterday, with the Bill “intended to give the Minister responsible for the Bermuda...
article Bermuda approves controversial gaming act revisions
(12/11/2017)
(Bermuda) -- Bermuda has approved a controversial amendment to its gambling legislation that critics claim concentrates too much regulatory power in too few hands.
article Bermuda Enters Third World of Gaming Regulations
(12/11/2017)
(Bermuda) -- The carefully crafted law that permitted casino gaming to become legal on the island of Bermuda was gutted last week when the nation’s House of...
article Controversial gaming amendment passed
(12/9/2017)
(Bermuda) -- New legislation to let the tourism minister fire members of the Casino Gaming Commission and issue policy direction to the regulatory body was passed by MPs...
article Government gives free vote on casino Bill
(12/8/2017)
(Bermuda) -- Government MPs will get a free vote on a Bill designed to bring the independent Bermuda Casino Gaming Commission under ministerial control. But two...
article Dunch’s deputy expected to resign
(12/6/2017)
(Bermuda) -- The deputy chairman of the Bermuda Casino Gaming Commission is expected to resign today. Sources told The Royal Gazette that Garry Madeiros was set to step...
article Counsellors receive gambling training
(12/4/2017)
(Bermuda) -- Dozens of local counsellors have been given tips on how to spot and treat gambling addicts. The workshop, led by Loreen Rugle of the University of Maryland...
article Scott: gaming amendments threaten industry
(11/24/2017)
(Bermuda) -- The deputy Opposition leader yesterday said proposed changes to gaming legislation would “pierce the heart” of Bermuda’s future as a...
article Richard Schuetz Criticises Bermuda Authorities for Not Keeping Casino Gaming Corruption-Free
(11/23/2017)
(Bermuda) -- Richard Schuetz has reportedly stepped down from his position as Executive Director of the Bermuda Casino Gaming Commission (BCGC), after he decided that...
article Ditch gaming altogether, says Schuetz
(11/23/2017)
(Bermuda) -- The executive director of the Bermuda Casino Gaming Commission quit his job after he decided the island’s leaders lacked the “political will...
article Simmons defiant over gaming
(11/22/2017)
(Bermuda) -- The Government will not withdraw its controversial plan to bring the Bermuda Casino Gaming Commission under ministerial control, tourism minister Jamahl...
article Gaming expert warns of ‘recipe for disaster’ in Bermuda
(11/19/2017)
(Bermuda) -- A plan to bring the Bermuda Casino Gaming Commission under ministerial control has been described as “flying in the face” of best practice and a...
article Gaming expert warns of ‘recipe for disaster’
(11/17/2017)
(Bermuda) -- A plan to bring the Bermuda Casino Gaming Commission under ministerial control has been described as “flying in the face” of best practice and a...
article Bermuda approved gaming legislation
(11/15/2017)
(Bermuda) -- The government of British territory located in the Caribbean region, Bermuda Islands, has approved a new legislation regulating the gaming industry.
article Casino Gaming Amendment Tabled In The House
(11/11/2017)
(Bermuda) -- A Casino Gaming Amendment was tabled in the House which will “allow the Government to give policy direction to the Casino Gaming Commission and will allow...

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