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Thursday, Jun 29, 2017

On Wednesday, the Kansai Association of Corporate Executives made a four-point “emergency request” to the Japanese government regarding the possible establishment of IRs in the Kansai region, which includes the expected bids of both Osaka and Wakayama.

ElsewhereThursday, Jun 29, 2017

Mr Green and SBTech are among the 15 first-time exhibitors at the Betting on Sports 2017 Conference organised by SBC Events in September 12-15.

New ZealandThursday, Jun 29, 2017

Gambling venues in New Zealand are getting better at helping problem gamblers, but need to do more, says New Zealand Internal Affairs’ Director of Gambling Compliance, Gareth Bostock.

VietnamThursday, Jun 29, 2017

Adverse changes in the regulatory environment in Vietnam have prompted Success Dragon to terminate its Greyhound operation agreements in Vietnam.

Pacific IslandsThursday, Jun 29, 2017

Imperial Pacific International Holdings, operator of the Saipan casino resort, has announced new workforce rules banning any individuals who are not authorized to enter the construction site.

MacauThursday, Jun 29, 2017

The 13 Holdings Ltd has entered into a sale and purchase agreement for approximately 51.6 percent interest in the company, for a total of HK$300 million (US$38.4 million).

MacauThursday, Jun 29, 2017

Macau casino investor Amax International Holdings Ltd. recorded a net loss of HK$988.5 million (US$126.7 million) for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2017.

ElsewhereThursday, Jun 29, 2017

Pariplay Ltd has announced that it has been awarded two eGambling Licences by the Alderney Gambling Control Commission (AGCC), the online gambling regulator in the Channel Island of Alderney.

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