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David Beckham Promoting Sands in Singapore and Macau

David Beckham Promoting Sands in Singapore and Macau

World-renowned retired soccer celebrity David Beckham (center) watches Manny Pacquiao fight Brandon Rios at the Venetian Macao in November. (Image: Reuters/Tyrone Siu)

It should be good to be so famous, so adored, that one can pretty much sell such a thing to anyone for any price. And not he and wife/former Spice Girl Victoria were on the short list to attend Prince William’s wedding, after all that he needs the money with an estimated net worth of $300 million, but such is the situation for iconic retired soccer star and universally recognized hottie David Beckham a man who’s so high in the celebrity galaxy.

Branding Sands

Now Beckham seemingly have carved a distinct segment for himself as a sort of mercenary promoter for hire, and the latest taker is Las Vegas Sands Corporation, which is making use of Beckham’s charm, visual appearance and international adoration to promote their gambling enterprises both in Singapore and Macau.

While there’s no term on what kind of fee Beckham commands for this sort of thing which may include anything from being seated front and center at a Manny Pacquiao Brandon Rios battle at the Venetian Macau to attending a Marina Bay Sands charity event in Singapore we can imagine he fails for cheap these days.

Beckham may well not really have to do much but show up and get television coverage, but for Sands, it’s nevertheless a good deal. The casino operator that is largest in Macau rem (suite…)

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California Legislators Keep to Grapple with Gambling Options

California Legislators Keep to Grapple with Gambling Options

California lawmakers will mull several state bills that could affect both land and online gambling efforts this present year (Image: Michael Macor, The Chronicle)

A new California gambling bill approved week that is last the State Senate could up taxes and review regulatory procedures on the Golden State’s ever-expanding gaming industry. Introduced by Sen. Leland Yee (D-San Francisco), SB 601 goes under the microscope of the gaming policy advisory committee comprised of both industry executives and members of the public, using the goal of determining whether the existing regulatory structures that are in place are aiding or abetting California’s current and future economic outlook.

Regulatory Review

Also, the panel will review the effect of hawaii’s numerous card groups on both state and local tax flows, also as on costs to both. Yee said he is exploring the chance that more non-Indian video gaming outfits may help boost California’s ever-struggling coffers to be fuller.

‘Despite the good news we’ve seen in budget projections, I do believe it’s always worth considering new revenue sources for our state,’ noted Yee. Once the committee review is complete, the bill that is new proceed to the state Assembly for further assessment.

Of course, as Newton so sensibly noted, for each and every action there is a similar and reaction that is equal and nowhere does that hold truer than on the planet of gambling legislation. (suite…)

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