Tuesday, July 23, 2019

Russia bans electronic instant lotteries

Russian President Vladimir Putin signed into law a bill banning electronic instant lotteries. The document bans instant lotteries, as well...

Universal debuts slot innovations, including multi-currency

Japan’s Universal Entertainment Corp. said it has introduced two major innovations for slot machines, including a multi-currency option, with both being deployed at its Okada Manila property in the Philippines.

Composition of Wakayama IR Experts Committee clarified

The Wakayama Prefectural Government has scheduled August 6 as the date for the first meeting of its IR Experts Committee and has revealed the eight members of the panel.

Macau July GGR forecast cut on lower hold: Bernstein

Bernstein Research has lowered its forecast for Macau’s July gross gaming revenue, mainly due to an expected lower VIP hold.

RTG launches Football Fortune slot

RTG Asia has launched an online slot game focused on football to take advantage of Asia’s passion for the sport.

Naga 3 to be 90 percent non-gaming with focus on tech

NagaCorp says 90 percent of its $3.5 billion Naga 3 property will consist of non-gaming amenities, with a strong focus on high-tech elements.

Galaxy construction worker injured

A local construction worker has been seriously injured at the construction site of Galaxy Macau after a pallet jack...

SJM says no plans to end Suncity relationship

SJM Holdings CEO Ambrose So said it sees no reason to suspend the group’s contract with junket operator Suncity,...

Asia’s online brands struggle to make European impact

When 188Bet announced its withdrawal from the UK and Irish markets in March, it was the latest in a long line of Asia-facing operators to back away from Europe’s highly-regulated igaming jurisdictions.

Asian online market evolves but slowly

The conditions prevalent in the markets of East Asia mean the evolution of a more recreational online player base is following a different path to how it occurred in Europe and suppliers need to be aware of changing patterns of behaviour.

 

Stay tuned for upcoming AGB events

It's an exciting year for Asia Gaming Brief, with three upcoming events aimed at exploring the most lucrative opportunities in the Asia gaming industry...

AGB receives government endorsement for Mekong Gaming Summit

Asia Gaming Brief is delighted to announce that it has received official endorsement from H.E. Academician General Aun Pornmoniroth, Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of...

Offering table games and more

Table game technology has come a very long way from the days of the “dumb table”. As operators and their customers become more demanding,...

The best gaming story ever told

The Asia Gaming Tree Reunion, held on May 22 at Bene Sheraton at Sands Cotai Central, is set to be an eventful night. Not...

Australasian Gaming Expo & Seminar 2019

Featuring well over 200 exhibitors, and welcoming more than 6,000 attendees across 19,000 square meters of exhibition space, the Australasian Gaming Expo (AGE) is the biggest hospitality...

Mekong Gaming Summit 2019

Due to take place at the Sofitel in Phnom Penh from 10-11 September 2019, the Mekong Gaming Summit 2019 will gather operators, regulators, ministers,...

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