The one positive of this, even if some of it is depressing, is that there'll be life on the other side, writes Adriaan Basson.
Britain's William Hill plans to close 700 of its 2 300 British betting shops. It puts about 4 500 jobs, a third of its workforce, at risk, and comes after the government cut the maximum stake on fixed-odds betting terminals to tackle problem gambling.
Tsogo Sun has announced more details on the unbundling of its hotel division.
Trading in South Africa during the first half of the year remained challenging for Sun International due to the VAT increase and the economic climate.
Sun International has shifted from a growth and investment phase to getting "back to basics" and taking a more internal look at certain aspects, according to CEO Anthony Leeming.
Casino group Tsogo Sun says while it was adversely impacted by the contentious visa regulations, it still managed to increase profit by 12%.
Indulgent gourmet cuisine and an impeccable selection of fine wines.
Japan's pro-casino lawmakers have submitted a bill to legalise casino gambling, the latest bid to establish an industry which could generate $40bn a year.
Japan's plan to open up to casino gambling has been delayed again, dealing a blow to hopes the first resort will open in time for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.
The Gauteng Gambling Board has granted the relocation of Sun International's Morula Casino and Hotel gambling licence to Menlyn Maine, near Pretoria.
Casinos use sounds, lights, and physical design to lead people into spending more money.
The trading environment in SA remains extremely challenging, with consumers' disposable income under considerable pressure, Sun International CEO Anthony Leeming tells Fin24.
After starting in the casino industry as an accountant, Anneke Potgieter takes on the role of director of operations and complex general manager at Silverstar.
Tsogo Sun is positioning itself for an economic rebound as the gaming and hotels company upgrades casinos in its core market.
The hearing about the proposed merger of Sun International and Maxshell 114 - the ultimate controlling shareholder of Peermont Global - has been removed from the roll.
A restaurant found in the heart of the casino.
SA’s gambling revenue is expected to increase over the next three years after the opening of a new casino by Peermont Hotels, Casinos and Resorts in Limpopo.
Business and political leaders in Japan are betting on a casino as hope to speed reconstruction in a region battered by the devastating earthquake and tsunami.
Sun International has confirmed that it intends to acquire an additional interest in its Monticello Casino in Chile.
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