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Design For Profit Architect Paul Steelman provides his insights into designing the most expensive privately funded buildings on earth and making and breaking trends. By Muhammad Cohen | Editor-at-Large EMINENT casino architect Paul Steelman helped create the Asian gaming boom with the groundbreaking design of Sands...
Monday, 29 January 2018 15:11

Climbing the mountain   ASX-listed Silver Heritage Group finally launched hotel and casino operations at its new Tiger Palace Resort Bhairahawa in late 2017, having survived the 2015 earthquake, a fuel blockade on the Nepal-India border and an AU$19 million (US$14.4 million) funding shortage as a result of the delays. ...
Monday, 29 January 2018 15:07

Can sportsbooks survive a 1% tax on handle?   The big news coming out of the United States this year is the likely striking down of the federal ban on sports betting. But with many states licking their lips in anticipation of added tax dollars, the sports betting industry may well have another crippling fight on its hands. THE US Supreme C...
Monday, 29 January 2018 15:05

Herman Ng:Macau Pioneer Inside Asian Gaming discovers a bit more about Herman Ng, CEO and Executive Director of Macau-based slot machine services firm Asia Pioneer Entertainment (APE). Ben Blaschke: Can you start by telling us a bit about yourself and your background? Herman Ng: I grew up in Macau and then when I was 16 ...
Monday, 29 January 2018 14:52

Ticket to Japan The eyes of the global gaming industry will be firmly focused on Japan this spring with the third Japan Gaming Congress taking place in Tokyo from 10 to 11 May. WITH the passage through the Diet of Japan’s IR Implementation Bill expected by mid-year, the timing of this year’s Japan Gaming Congr...
Monday, 29 January 2018 14:50

The Big Gets Bigger The world’s biggest gaming industry trade show, ICE, returns to ExCeL London from 6 to 8 February in what promises to be another record-breaking week. ONCE upon a time, the global gaming behemoth known as ICE – officially the International Casino Expo – was called the Amusement Trades Exhibit...
Monday, 29 January 2018 14:47

Cherry on top Scientific Games has launched its new game “Da Hong Ying Tao” into Asia’s casinos. SCIENTIFIC Games has launched its latest slot title “Da Hong Ying Tao”, meaning Big Red Cherry, into Asia. Recently approved for the Macau, Philippines, Malaysia, Vietnam and Cambodian markets as well as al...
Monday, 29 January 2018 14:34

VIDEO: Inside Asian Gaming to host Asian Gaming Power 50 Gala Dinner Inside Asian Gaming will host the inaugural Asian Gaming Power 50 Gala Dinner on 23 November 2018.
Friday, 12 January 2018 06:47

ENTER THE DRAGON2 NagaWorld’s expansion lifts the Mekong region’s largest integrated resort and Phnom Penh into the top tier of regional destinations, with an increasing focus on Chinese tourists. By Muhammad Cohen | Editor at large in Phnom Penh   When I first visited NagaWorld six years ago, the casino hot...
Friday, 29 December 2017 03:00

Strength in numbers Macau’s VIP segment has been historically volatile, but has surprised with the sheer strength of its resurgence in 2017. What can we expect from VIP in 2018? By Ben Blaschke   If the jury was out on the sustainability of Macau VIP’s resurgence for much of 2017, it’s not anymore. Having cop...
Friday, 29 December 2017 02:54

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Design For Profit

Design For Profit Architect Paul Steelman provides his insights into designing the most expensive privately funded buildings on earth and making and breaking trends. By Muhammad Cohen | Editor-at-Large EMINENT casino architect Paul Steelman helped create the Asian gaming boom with the groundbreaking design of Sands... Monday, 29 January 2018 15:11

Climbing the mountain

Climbing the mountain   ASX-listed Silver Heritage Group finally launched hotel and casino operations at its new Tiger Palace Resort Bhairahawa in late 2017, having survived the 2015 earthquake, a fuel blockade on the Nepal-India border and an AU$19 million (US$14.4 million) funding shortage as a result of the delays. ... Monday, 29 January 2018 15:07

Can sportsbooks survive a 1% tax on handle?

Can sportsbooks survive a 1% tax on handle?   The big news coming out of the United States this year is the likely striking down of the federal ban on sports betting. But with many states licking their lips in anticipation of added tax dollars, the sports betting industry may well have another crippling fight on its hands. THE US Supreme C... Monday, 29 January 2018 15:05

Herman Ng:Macau Pioneer

Herman Ng:Macau Pioneer Inside Asian Gaming discovers a bit more about Herman Ng, CEO and Executive Director of Macau-based slot machine services firm Asia Pioneer Entertainment (APE). Ben Blaschke: Can you start by telling us a bit about yourself and your background? Herman Ng: I grew up in Macau and then when I was 16 ... Monday, 29 January 2018 14:52