24, Jan, 2017

Beijing has launched an all new internet censorship offensive, with a focus on unauthorized connections including virtual private network (VPN) services.

24, Jan, 2017

Gaming Inspection and Coordination Bureau director, Paulo Martins Chan says he plans to authorize “slightly more than 120” licenses for VIP gaming promoters in 2017.

24, Jan, 2017

Genting Hong Kong Ltd. says it expects to record a consolidated net loss of US$500-550 million for the year ended Dec. 31, 2016, according to a filing on Monday.

24, Jan, 2017

Gross gaming revenue in Macau continued to slow down over the last week (Jan 16 to 22), with ADR of MOP 528 million, said Bernstein in a note on Monday.

24, Jan, 2017

Twenty-seven elite 2v1 players from all over China battled in China's first professional 2v1 Poker game tournament for RMB1 million (US$145.4 million) in prize money, held in HuangShan.

23, Jan, 2017

Sports lottery provider 500 .com has announced the resignation of its director and chairman Mr. Man San Law, as well as director Mr. Weiguo Zhao from its board of directors, effective January 20, 2017.

20, Jan, 2017

HK-listed Sands China Ltd. has declared an interim dividend of HK$0.99 per share, according to a filing from the operator on Friday.

19, Jan, 2017

Success Universe Group says it expects consolidated loss for the full year 2016 to increase as much as threefold, due to average performance of its Ponte 16 operations as well as a decrease in performance of the group’s lottery business.

19, Jan, 2017

MGM China’s new Macau casino launch date should be no later than October 1, say analysts.

19, Jan, 2017

Macau got off to a good start in January, with GGR in the initial weeks higher than expected, though few expect any return to the stellar growth rates of the past, with China still likely to be the driving factor for casino operators.

Beijing’s crackdown on corruption triggered a two-year slump in gaming revenue and going forward the performance of its economy, efforts to control capital outflows and its ongoing fight against graft will all play a role in determining the strength of the local gaming market.

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