16, Jun, 2017

Australian-listed Donaco International has signed a deal with international marketing agency Vivo Tower Ltd. to attract junkets from Macau, Hong Kong and Malaysia, according to a filing from the company to the ASX on Friday.

15, Jun, 2017

The third phase of the Ho Tram Strip project is set to start development some time in 17Q4, said Ho Tram Project Company (HTP) in a press release on Thursday.

08, Jun, 2017

A total of 79 casino licenses have now been issued in Cambodia’s gaming sector, with most of the new investment directed to Preah Sihanouk province, a government official said on Wednesday.

31, May, 2017

Vietnam’s Ministry of Finance has been given the authority to grant casino and gaming service licenses in the country, under a newly-issued circular.

31, May, 2017

Delegates from the Thailand Government Lottery Office visited the offices of the the Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO) earlier this month to learn about transitioning from physical to online lottery.

30, May, 2017

Customs officials in Ho Chi Minh City have seized a 1.5-tonne shipment of illegal gambling machines.

29, May, 2017

Vietnamese police have cracked down on an online gambling ring with related transactions worth nearly US$62 million.

23, May, 2017

Seven Vietnamese nationals have been charged for illegally detaining 13 gamblers who owed them money, says a report from the Military police in Cambodia’s Svay Rieng province.

23, May, 2017

Mohaleap Lotto, a subsidiary of Cambodia’s Royal Group officially entered Cambodia’s lottery market this month.

18, May, 2017

Cambodia’s long-awaited gambling legislation is likely to be published mid-year and could herald the start of a dramatic shake out of the country’s 65 casinos.

A draft copy of the bill was circulated for industry feedback in December. It is expected to set out a new system of taxation, as well as formalizing a system for licensing; regulation of junkets; accounting and reporting procedures; greater disclosures and anti money laundering rules.

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