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Archive 2006: 1st - 7th November

Tuesday, 7th November

Reno, Nevada                Yahoo/Reuters & AP
IGT profit tops view, but outlook disappoints
Higher Profit and Revenue Not Enough to Keep Investors at the International Game Table

Reno, Nevada                Yahoo/PRNewswire
IGT Reports Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2006 Results
IGT Fourth Quarter & Fiscal Year 2006 Earnings Release

Western Cape, South Africa                Business Day
Peermont Global lands Mthatha casino licence

Charlotte, North Carolina                Yahoo/Business Wire
PokerTek Launches World's First Automated Heads-Up Poker Table

London                Daily Telegraph & Daily Mail
Gambling Act 'will create child addicts'
'Children at risk of slot machine addiction', warns gambling expert
New Labour apparently sees nothing wrong with children gambling on Category D slots that even with a 10p stake can have a turnover of £30 an hour.

Las Vegas                Yahoo/Business Wire
Progressive Gaming International Reports Operating Results for Third Quarter of Fiscal 2006

Concerns Raised over Online Gambling and Money Laundering

KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa                IOL
KZN government gives blessing for new casino

Additional headlines...
FireOne plunges into the red
Researcher: Rhode Island casino approval could hurt Conn. business
Aztar arrangement puts Missouri in the casino business

Videos & Multi-media
Casino Baden - Casinos Austria advertisement
Sayonara, Stardust - 2nd November. Interview with Bill Boyd. The Strip Podcast
Wynn Resorts, Limited Earnings Conference Call (Q3 2006) Yahoo Finance

Monday, 6th November

Las Vegas                Yahoo/PRNewsiwire
Pinnacle Entertainment Reports Strong Third Quarter 2006 Results

St. Louis, Missouri                Yahoo/Reuters
BETonSPORTS, U.S. reach stop-business agreement

Caruthersville, Missouri                St. Louis Today
Gaming commission takes over casino

Mississippi                Clarion Ledger
War near over plans for Coast casino - Lobbying strategy in works to block tribe's proposed Coast venture

London & Israel                Reuters, The Guardian
Ladbrokes says considering bid for 888
Ladbrokes in talks to buy 888 poker site
Gaming sector in focus as Ladbrokes looks at 888

Vienna, Austria                Yahoo/Reuters
Bwin says not in talks with PartyGaming about sale

Atlantic City                The Daily Journal
Tropicana's new owners have some big plans

Las Vegas                Las Vegas Sun
Jeff Simpson on how Red Rock Resort is fulfilling Fertittas' lofty expectations for profitability

Additional headlines...
Macao beats Las Vegas as world's gambling den
Sportingbet pays for Paradise
eCOGRA, the Online Gambling Standards Authority Offers its Regulatory Experience to UK Government

Videos & Multi-media
US bubble set to burst? - Report from Las Vegas. BBC Video
Riverside Casino Commercial - Iowa YouTube
UK hosts gambling summit - 1st November BBC Video
Gambling summit news briefing - 1st November BBC Video

Sunday, 5th November

Rhode Island & Connecticut             Norwich Bulletin &
R.I. man faces charges in coin counterfeiting
Man Accused Of Passing Counterfeit Casino Coins

Macau             The Independent
Macau beats Vegas to be world's favourite flutter

Additional headlines...
Ladbrokes in talks with 888 and PartyGaming for online gambling
Reno casino fire death toll rises to 9
S. Korean man killed in Macau over Casino dispute

Saturday, 4th November

Singapore             Yahoo Singapore/Reuters & China Post/Reuters
Senegal's Singapore consulate turned casino- paper
Senegal's consulate turns illegal casino in Singapore

London & Las Vegas             Yahoo/Business Wire
Harrah's Acquires Controlling Interest of London Clubs International

London & Austria             Yahoo/Reuters
PartyGaming in talks to buy Austria bwin unit

Hong Kong             IHT Obitury - 29th October
Henry Fok Ying-tung, colorful Hong Kong tycoon

Friday, 3rd November
Selected gaming stocks  Asia Europe   U.S.
Galaxy Entertainment
Melco International
Gaming V.C.
Aristocrat Leisure
Arena Leisure
Links to quotes at Yahoo Finance

Carson City, Nevada             Lake Tahoe Bonanza/AP
Nevada casinos have record August win

Washington             Newsday/AP - Adam Goldman
Did GOP Overplay Hand on Gambling Bill?

Lucerne, Switzerland             Terranet/AFP
Swiss casino staff get big tip back from bosses

Toronto             Yahoo/Internet Wire
CryptoLogic Increases Third Quarter Revenue 32% and EPS 47%

Additional headlines...
Budget airline plans flying casino
Moscow Authorities Close 70% of City Gambling Facilities
New York Racing Association Files for Protection in Bankruptcy Court

Videos & Multi-media
Atlantic City considers ordinance to ban casino smoke MSN/CBS3
Gambling in the Sky - Ryanair & Jackpot Joy CNN
Casino Royale - Heineken Commercial - Russia Google Video
Reclame Holland Casino Pokerface Google Video
Rainbow Six Vegas XBOX360 Calypso Casino Google Video
Las Vegas icon cashes out - Stardust closure CNN

Thursday, 2nd November
Selected gaming stocks  Asia Europe   U.S.
Shun Tak Holdings
888 Holdings
Melco International
Empire Online
Global Cash Access
Las Vegas Sands
Empire Resorts
Links to quotes at Yahoo Finance

Las Vegas             Yahoo/Reuters & AP
MGM Mirage 3rd-quarter profit rises 68%
MGM Mirage 3Q Profit Rises

Las Vegas             Yahoo/Business Wire
Station Casinos Announces Third Quarter Results and Declares Dividend

Las Vegas             Yahoo/PRNewswire
MGM MIRAGE Reports Record Third Quarter Results

Moscow             IHT/New York Times
Rife as onion domes, Moscow's casinos face closure

Vienna, Austria             Casinos Austria
Changes to the Board at Casinos Austria AG

Las Vegas             Reed Exhibitions/AGA
More than 150 new products to debut at Global Gaming Expo (G2E) 2006

Las Vegas & Macau             Yahoo/PRNewswire
Las Vegas Sands Corp. Announces Increase in Planned Gaming Capacity on the Cotai Strip(TM)

Las Vegas & Primm, Nevada             Yahoo/AP
MGM Mirage Selling 3 Southern Nevada State Line Casinos

Las Vegas             Forbes/AP
Stardust Casino Sees Last Roll of Dice - Inventory Auction 17th - 21st November.

Las Vegas             Yahoo/Business Wire
Global Cash Access Signs Sponsorship Agreement with Macau Bank to Provide Full Suite of Products and Services

Additional headlines...
Ryanair plans to introduce electronic bingo to flights - London
Study: New Air Systems Don't Clear Smoke
Empire Resorts Provides Update on St. Regis Mohawk Casino

Videos & Multi-media
Reno Hotel Fire Kills 6, Woman Arrested KLAS-TV
Final Farewells to The Stardust KLAS-TV

Wednesday, 1st November
Selected gaming stocks  Asia Europe   U.S.
Aristocrat Leisure
World Poker Tour
Melco International
Gaming VC Holdings
Bally Tech.
Lakes Entertainment
Ainsworth G.T.
Party Gaming
Century Casinos
Links to quotes at Yahoo Finance

Las Vegas             Marketwatch & Yahoo/Reuters & AP
Brisk Macao play helps boost Sands profit
Las Vegas Sands 3rd-quarter profit rises 21%
Las Vegas Sands 3rd Quarter Earnings Rise 21%

Ascot, England             MSN/Reuters & CNN/AP
Online gambling to be regulated
Internet gaming 'needs regulator'

London             Yahoo/AFX & Glasgow Herald
Britain hosts online gambling conference
Britain tops the list in Europe for online gambling

Singapore             Yahoo/Reuters
Eighth Wonder plans 10-storey waterfall for Singapore casino

Additional headlines...
Gaming VC chief steps down, to fight action - London
MGM MIRAGE's Terry Lanni Regarded as a CEO Who 'Gets It' in New Book


Videos & Multi-media
Wynn on Adelson, Macau and the Strip's Toilet - Circa 1 hour Strip Podcast
Stardust to close after 48 years on the Strip Yahoo/CBS2
The Stardust Twinkled For One Last Night KLAS-TV

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