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VIDEO: Week in Review

VIDEO: Week in Review

Inside Asian Gaming takes a look back at the biggest stories of the past week....read more

Korea’s foreigner-only casino turnover down 5.4% in 2017

Korea’s foreigner-only casino turnover down 5.4% in 2017

Korea’s foreigner-only casinos saw turnover fall 5.4% to KRW1.2 trillion (US$1.1 billion) in 2017 according to figures released this week by the National Gambling Con...read more

Landing International’s Manila IR land lease cancelled due to licensing concerns

Landing International’s Manila IR land lease cancelled due to licensing concerns

Korean casino operator Landing International Development Corp has had a lease agreement to develop and operate an integrated resort in Manila’s Entertainment City pr...read more

The 13 Holdings completes corporate name and logo change

The 13 Holdings completes corporate name and logo change

The 13 Holdings has successfully completed a change of its English and Chinese names as well as its official corporate logo. In a filing to the Hong Kong Stock Exchang...read more

Korean state-owned casino operators tumble in annual government performance assessment

Korean state-owned casino operators tumble in annual government performance assessment

Korean casino operator Grand Korea Leisure (GKL) has received the lowest possible E grade in the government’s annual evaluation of management performance among public...read more
Melco hosts workshop on Occupational Safety and Health Management for SMEs Melco Resorts & Entertainment Limited has conducted a workshop in which it shared with local SMEs the latest trends in Occupational Safety & Health Management...read more SJM grants Ina Chan 3 million ordinary shares Ina Chan, a newly appointed executive director at SJM Holdings and third wife of former Chairman Stanley Ho, has been granted share options totaling 3 million ordinary ...read more NagaCorp boss increases majority stake NagaCorp CEO Chen Lip Keong has increased his shareholding in the company with the purchase of 5.4 million shares for a total consideration of HK$39.6 million. In a fi...read more more News
iGaming News
CashBet raises US$38 Million for crypto-ready mobile iGaming platform Leading mobile-first iGaming platform provider CashBet has announced the successful completion of its token sale, raising US$38 million to develop the world’s first c...read more Dafabet extends platform deal with Comtrade Gaming  Comtrade Gaming, a leading technology supplier to the gaming industry, has announced that Dafabet has extended their platform agreement until 2022, prolonging the exist...read more Online casino W88 inks record sponsorship deal with EPL’s Wolverhampton Wolves Online casino and sportsbook W88 has signed a two-year sponsorship deal with newly promoted English Premier League club Wolverhampton Wanderers FC that will see the bra...read more Global Gaming boosts product development with trio of appointments Global Gaming has strengthened its product operations with the appointment of three new individuals to its growing team.   Previously Big Data Manager at Betsson, Vl...read more
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Tribal Ambition

Tribal Ambition By Muhammad Cohen and Ben Blaschke   Mohegan Gaming and Entertainment CEO Mario Kontomerkos believes the Native American casino operator has two aces in the hole for Japan, especially when it comes to the so-called regional markets beyond major areas. In his presentation at last month’s Japan ... Monday, 04 June 2018 20:55

Social Gathering

Social Gathering By Shaun McCamley   Social casino gaming is booming. In 2017, the global social gaming industry generated a whopping US$106 billion in revenues, with the social casino segment generating US$4.5 billion in revenues. Not surprisingly China, Japan and Korea generated 90% of the games revenue in the... Monday, 04 June 2018 20:44

Redefining Tourism

Redefining Tourism By Muhammad Cohen   In an era when tourism constitutes a growing portion of the global economy, integrated resorts present a potent although frequently misunderstood means for growing visitor arrivals and revenue. It’s not simply the casino but their range of attractions that make IRs such powe... Monday, 04 June 2018 20:37

Japan IR Timeline

Japan IR Timeline By Ben Blaschke   What year for Japan’s first IR? It’s a question that continues to divide industry stakeholders, the answer further clouded by the substantial disparity in opinion offered at last month’s Japan Gaming Congress (JgC) in Tokyo. At the nearer end of the scale, members of the... Monday, 04 June 2018 20:27