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Wednesday, Jun 28, 2017

The central Japanese city of Tokoname, located in Aichi Prefecture and host to the Chubu Centrair International Airport, is moving toward bidding for an IR license.

PhilippinesWednesday, Jun 28, 2017

Melco Resorts and Entertainment (Philippines) Corp, operator of City of Dreams Manila, is doubling its authorized capital stock, according to a filing from the operator to the Philippine Stock Exchange.

Mainland ChinaWednesday, Jun 28, 2017

Mainland China’s lottery sales rose 8.9 percent year-on-year in May, reaching approximately RMB 37.7 billion (US$5.5 billion), according to data from the Ministry of Finance.

New ZealandWednesday, Jun 28, 2017

SkyCity Entertainment Group chairman Chris Moller has announced his retirement from the board, effective on December 31, 2017.

ElsewhereWednesday, Jun 28, 2017

Leading online and mobile casino content provider iSoftBet is teaming up with UK high-street brand Cashino, agreeing a deal to provide them with its full suite of original and branded games.

ElsewhereTuesday, Jun 27, 2017

Following a successful integration to the Quickfire platform, Microgaming has announced that its games are now live on PokerStars Casino, owned by Amaya Inc.

ElsewhereTuesday, Jun 27, 2017

Original developer of the Baha Mar resort, BMD Holdings Ltd, is calling for a moratorium on the sale of Baha Mar to Chow Tai Fook over concerns of potential corruption with respect to the concessions granted by the Christie administration.

MacauTuesday, Jun 27, 2017

Melco Resorts Finance Ltd., a subsidiary of Melco Resorts & Entertainment is seeking to conduct an international offering of 4.875 percent senior notes due in 2025.

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