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Caesars announce non-gaming themed Dubai expansion plans
Global casino resort developer, Caesars Entertainment Corporation, have announced plans to operate two hotels and a beach club in Dubai, which...
China's President supports horse racing and lotteries in Hainan
China has announced its plans for the future Hainan, including suggestions to offer horse racing and an expanded sports lottery in...
Daisy Ho becomes Chairman and Executive of SJM Holdings
SJM Holdings Limited, the Macau headquartered hotel and casino operator, has announced several board changes, including the appointment of Daisy Ho...
Melco putting their chips on Osaka as Japan gaming bill nears completion
Hong Kong based Melco Resorts and Entertainment Limited has announced the opening of an office in Osaka, Japan, reportedly with the...
Philippines President against Boracay casino
Rodrigo Duerte, the President of the Philippines, has joined other high ranking public officials in the Philippine Government in voicing his...
Japan agrees on casino construction limit
The Japanese Government has cleared another hurdle in its push to open up casinos in the country, by agreeing on the...
Japan agrees on casino visit limitation for residents
Discussions continue in the Japanese Parliament surrounding the future of gambling in the country, with agreements being made to limit the...
GVC acquires majority stake in Crystalbet
Online gaming conglomerate GVC Holdings PLC has announced the agreement of a €41.3m deal to acquire a 51% stake in Republic...
Japanese Government may limit casino visits to ten times a month
In a bid to combat problem gambling, the Japanese Government have announced plans to potentially limit casino visits to ten times...
MGM Resorts opens $3.4bn MGM Cotai resort
MGM Resorts will officially open its $3.4bn MGM Cotai resort in Macau today, just days ahead of the Chinese New Year...
PAGCOR income up 7.56% in 2017
The Philippine Amusement and Gaming Corp (PAGCOR) has reported a 7.56% year-on-year increase in its income from gaming operations during the...
Japan to authorise online lottery ticket sales
Authorities in Japan are set to allow the sale of lottery tickets online from October, according to reports in the Japan...
Caesars ups the IR anté with Japan Advisory Committee
In a bid to increase its chances in obtaining a Japanese Integrated Resorts licence, Caesars Entertainment has created a strategic, ‘Japan...
Macau's three years of decline are finally over, greener pastures in sight
For the first time in three years, Macau has posted positive annual gaming revenue results. The region’s revenue plummeted to an...
Paradise Casino revenue down 8.6% in FY2017
South Korean casino operator Paradise Co Ltd has reported an 8.6% year-on-year decline in its full-year revenues for 2017. In...
PAGCOR announces new gambling restrictions
The Philippine Amusement and Gaming Corporation (PAGCOR) have announced the introduction of new rules prohibiting certain groups from entering its casinos,...
LT Game settles IGT dispute
Gaming equipment manufacturer LT Game Ltd and two additional companies have agreed to pay IGT $800,000 to settle a dispute arising...
Macau continually exceeds financial targets and is set to generate $53bn by 2020
During the first two weeks of September, Macau’s casino operations have performed remarkably well in terms of local revenue growth. ...
Japan Gaming Congress returns with a bang in 2018
Back for its third year, the Japan Gaming Congress will be returning to Tokyo from May 10 -11 to host one...
Galaxy Entertainment targets the Philippines with $500m IR
Galaxy Entertainment Group Ltd has announced plans to invest as much as $500m to build an integrated casino-resort in the Philippines....
November proves to be a more encouraging month for Paradise Co
Casino revenue at South Korea’s foreigner-only casino operator, Paradise Co, announced a 3.9% year-on-year increase in casino revenue during the month...
Macau’s November results greatly exceed analyst expectations
According to information posted by the Gaming and Inspection Bureau, Macau has come in ahead of analyst expectations, posting a 22.6%...
BMM Testlabs gets the go-ahead in the Philippines
The Philippine Amusement and Gaming Corp has authorised gaming testing laboratory and technical consultancy firm, BMM Testlabs, to test and certify...
Kingston Financial Group posts gaming revenue decline whilst hotel segment prospers
In an update to investors, Kingston Financial Group Limited posted its financial results for the third quarter of 2017, showing a...
UNLV weighs in on Japan's casino industry
The University of Las Vegas’ International Gaming Institute has published two research reports on the nascent Japanese casino industry. Its...
PAGCOR no more under new Philippine bill
A legislator in the Philippine House of Representatives has tabled a bill that will see the country's gambling regulator, PAGCOR (Philippine...
Q3 results for Genting Malaysia show significant profit drop
A decline in revenue and high operating costs have led to Genting Malasia Bhd posting a 65.2% year-on-year loss in profit...
Macau visitors increase after GDP slow down
For the month of October, Macau visitors were up by 7.9% to the prior year-period, amounting to approximately 2.89 million. ...
China’s lottery sales jump 11% in October
According to data compiled by the Ministry of Finance of China, lottery sales experienced a significant year-on-year rise of 11.3% in...
Bwin launches Russian online betting platform
Global sportsbook operator Bwin has announced the official launch of its inaugural Russia-facing website, Bwin.ru. Bwin has also confirmed that it...
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