The mass lockdown of numerous countries remains in place because of the COVID-19 illness. As the coronavirus sweeps the globe, huge countries like India also ordered their citizens to remain in their homes. The casino industry in Europe and the US is already entering its second week of isolation. Now, for many operators, the question […]
The Coronavirus COVID-19 started in November/December 2019 in Wuhan China, and it had its first influence on the casinos in Macau, an autonomous region of China.
When the situation in Macau started to improve, the situation around Coronavirus COVID-19 started to get worse in Europe and the US.
The coronavirus pandemic produced many impacts on the world. However, for ordinary citizens, this means staying at home and avoiding social contact. Presently, around 30 percent of the population across the globe are in some type of homebound situation. In some nations, like India and Serbia, such measures are punitive and surmount of marshal law. […]
Practically all gambling activities in the United States of America are presently at a standstill. This is all a part of the wider effort to flatten the curve of the pandemic. This means that the US, like one third of the population of the world, is trying hard to produce as little COVID-19 infections as […]
Presently, it is crystal clear to everyone that coronavirus is destroying the global economy. Every industry is feeling this in some shape and form. The markets and stock prices are in a state of interrupted freefall and commodities are no safe haven. In that atmosphere, it is no wonder that the casino industry did not […]
If there had been any doubts if the IR casino plan in Japan is on track, March of 2020 cleared them all up. During this month, which still has some way to go, the world has seen its biggest viral outbreak since the Spanish Flu epidemic in 1918. The effects and impacts are still unknown, […]
The global casino industry had only one giant news in the previous seven-day period. It, like the rest of the world, was just like last week all about the coronavirus outbreak and its effects on every aspect of life. As more and more realize that this period is nothing like the 2008/9 recession, the more […]
The stock markets around the world went down during this corona crisis, but how are the casino stocks performing, compared with the other shares? Casinos all around the world were forces to temporarily close their doors, in an attempt to stop the spread of the coronavirus. Macau was the first casino city to be hit […]
The UK government, like those in the rest of Europe, are fighting hard against the coronavirus Covid-19. The pandemic is presently sweeping the continent with Italy presently being the biggest hotspot in the whole world. The same country set a new grizzly record with almost 800 deaths in a single day. However, most other countries […]
The US industry is under enormous strain from the coronavirus outbreak. Among the hardest-hit businesses are those which deal with the tourism, entertainment and hospitality sectors. Naturally, the impact on the casino industry is huge and only growing. As the COVID-19 pandemic spreads, so it closes down casinos as well. Right now, over 600,000 casino […]
The global economy is in deep trouble in the wake of the COVID-19 outbreak. In the casino industry, the hurt is spreading out as well. With hubs like Las Vegas closing its venues, the magnitude of the situation is clear. Furthermore, the problem is a global one with major sporting events shutting down just like […]