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Yet another trade show? In his latest column for Inside Asian Gaming, Dr Brian To looks at the importance of modern day trade shows to business strategy and the failings of some companies to capitalize. By Professor Dr Brian To Professor Dr Brian To is a global strategist and senior practice professor with over six advan...
Monday, 08 May 2017 16:24

Asia’s final fantasy IAG speaks to Jeffrey Haas, Chief International Officer at DraftKings, about the rapid rise of Daily Fantasy Sports and the game’s global regulatory state ahead of DraftKings’ push into Asia. By Ben Blaschke   Ben Blaschke: Thanks for chatting with us Jeffrey. Can you start by providing a br...
Monday, 08 May 2017 16:00

The Rise of Indochina Part 1 In the first of a two-part series examining Vietnam and Cambodia, MdME’s Rui Pinto Proença guides us through the regulatory framework surrounding the Cambodian gaming industry. By Rui Pinto Proença Rui Pinto Proença is a partner at MdME, where he heads the firm’s Corporate and Gaming practi...
Monday, 08 May 2017 15:52

Lex Mundi lays down the law Led by Macau law firm MdME, worldwide legal collaborative Lex Mundi will launch its new Global Gaming Law Guide at G2E Asia 2017. The guide is published by Inside Asian Gaming.   G2E Asia has long provided a high profile opportunity for companies within the global gaming industry to launch new ...
Monday, 08 May 2017 15:38

Changing the game Online platform provider Bit8 believes it will revolutionize the previously under-served online lottery market with its new product, Lotto Hero. For most of us, the word “lottery” evokes memories of lining up at the local newsagent or supermarket whenever a big draw is announced then waiting an...
Monday, 08 May 2017 15:31

Miguel Choi: Home grown Inside Asian Gaming Deputy Editor Raquel Dias finds out a little more about local boy made good, Aristocrat Regional Marketing Manager Miguel Choi.   Raquel Dias: Can you tell us about your background? Miguel Choi: I was born in Hong Kong but grew up in Macau. There is a little story behind this...
Monday, 08 May 2017 15:24

How About That Hamburger for Kim Jong-un? By Dr Peter T Treadway Professor, author and financial advisor, Dr Peter T Treadway is currently principal of Historical Analytics LLC, a consulting firm with an investment approach based on his Wall Street experience as economist, strategist and securities analyst. Dr Peter T Treadway examines th...
Monday, 08 May 2017 13:49

G2E Asia broadens its horizons G2E Asia 2017 will not only be the biggest in its 11 year history, it will also be the most diverse with this year’s show focusing on resort experiences and technology. The 11th anniversary of Asia’s biggest gaming industry trade show and exhibition, G2E Asia, returns to Macau from 16 to 18 May...
Monday, 08 May 2017 12:38

A Star is reborn By Muhammad Cohen | Editor at large Muhammad Cohen also blogs for Forbes on gaming throughout Asia and wrote Hong Kong On Air, a novel set during the 1997 handover about TV news, love, betrayal, high finance and cheap lingerie.   Star Entertainment Group’s rebranding of Jupiters Gold Coast a...
Thursday, 06 April 2017 18:56

Finding the perfect Japanese IR mix By Dr Glenn McCartney and Dr Andy Nazarechuk In the second of their five part series on the development of Japanese integrated resorts, casino and integrated resort experts Dr Glenn McCartney and Dr Andy Nazarechuk look at the wide range of visitor segments a Japanese IR must address and how they d...
Thursday, 06 April 2017 18:53

Current Issue

Macau and Japan: Licensing looms large

Macau and Japan: Licensing looms large The next few years are set to be the most crucial period ever in the Asian gaming industry – one which will lay the ground rules for decades to come in the world’s largest gaming market and what’s set to become the world’s second largest. By Ben Blaschke and Andrew W Scott Macau and Japan ... Monday, 30 April 2018 12:39

Pachinko: Japan's Unlucky Loser

Pachinko: Japan's Unlucky Loser Japan’s preparations for integrated resorts are hitting pachinko harder than the actual casinos ever will. By Muhammad Cohen Japan won’t open its first integrated resort for years, if ever, but the IRs already have their first loser, the country’s unique and ubiquitous pachinko business. Pac... Monday, 30 April 2018 12:33

Responsible Gaming in Japan: Bill to be key to Japan’s Gaming Market

Responsible Gaming in Japan: Bill to be key to Japan’s Gaming Market Global Market Advisors’ Brendan D Bussman runs through the pros and cons of Japan’s problem gambling legislation. By Brendan D Bussmann As Japan continues to look at the development of integrated resorts (IR), many people engaged and following the market are focused on the IR Implementation Bi... Monday, 30 April 2018 12:28

Safety First

Safety First The International Association of Gaming Advisors (IAGA) will hold its 37th annual International Gaming Summit during G2E Asia from 14 to 16 May at Four Seasons Macao. Among the many insightful seminars and events that will comprise IAGA’s summit is a responsible gaming workshop to be held on Wedne... Monday, 30 April 2018 12:12