Thursday, May 19, 2022

Macau gaming law tweaks seen as little more than a bandaid

Macau legislators proposed two key amendments to the city’s gaming law bill this week, but both are seen as short-term patches that do little to help solve some of the larger issues facing the industry.

“White-labeling” blurring boundaries between illegal/legal sites: ARF

The increasing popularity of “white-labeling” services is blurring the distinction between legal and illegal online gambling sites, particularly in Asia, and is a key concern, the Asia Racing Federation said.

South Koreans seek luxury, wellness and cultural experiences

Dr. Jaeyeon Choe, a lecturer at Swansea University and expert on Korean outbound travel trends chats with Asia Gaming Brief editor Felix Ng about the South Korean outbound tourist and how they've changed post-pandemic. We also discuss top tips for catering to this tourist at your Asia-based integrated resort.

Macau gaming law tweaks seen as little more than a bandaid

Macau legislators proposed two key amendments to the city’s gaming law bill this week, but both are seen as short-term patches that do little to help solve some of the larger issues facing the industry.

ARF finds 61% of online gambling sites illegal, with junkets fuelling growth

Global online gambling is booming, although a major new analysis has found that about 61 percent of online betting sites are effectively operating illegally, especially in Asia, where junkets are playing an increasing role. 

Asia Gaming Briefings – April 2022 Edition

Asia’s key gaming jurisdictions, namely Singapore and Macau, are undergoing a major regulatory overhaul. In the April 2022 edition of AGBriefings Jurisdiction Updates, the magazine’s focus is on the key changes, and what they will mean for the industry.

ASEAN Gaming Summit 2022

ASEAN Gaming Summit confirmed for 25-27 July 2022. Asia Gaming Brief is pleased to announce that the ASEAN Gaming Summit will now be taking place at the Shangri-La At The Fort in Manila on 25-27 July 2022. 

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