Sunday, February 17, 2019

Novomatic signs distribution agreement with Indo Pacific Gaming

Novomatic on Thursday announced it has entered into a distribution agreement with Indo Pacific Gaming (IPG) to supply its...

Jury is still out whether Beijing’s clampdown on forex will affect...

It is currenly unclear whether Beijing’s latest efforts to criminalize illegal forex trading activities will have any effect on...

Judicial review application for GITP incentive scheme to be heard May...

The High Court on Thursday confirmed for May 30 to hear Genting Malaysia’s application for a judicial review concerning...

Macau Legend positioning for gaming concessionaire: reports

Macau Legend Development Ltd. said it will try “its best” to apply for a gaming concessionaire license come renewal...

Russian bookies took US$18 billion in bets in 2018

Russian bookmakers recorded approximately RUB1.2 trillion (US$18 billion) in bets in 2018, according to local media. The figure is understood...

Murren: MGM “focusing our energies” on Osaka IR bid

James Murren, chairman and CEO of MGM Resorts International, told investors on an earnings call this week that his...

Yumeshima’s post-Expo future may include Formula One

Osaka Mayor Hirofumi Yoshimura revealed in an interview with the Sankei Shinbun that he envisions attracting Formula One racing...

Huis Ten Bosch investment deal with Fosun Group falls through

Major travel agency H.I.S. has announced that its anticipated investment deal with the Fosun Group of China regarding the Huis Ten Bosch theme park in Sasebo, revealed last December, has fallen through.

Sports integrity, lack of understanding, pose risks for esports wagering

The stellar projections for esports revenue have whet the appetite of online wagering operators, though the absence of regulation, questions over sports integrity and lack of expertise mean widespread adoption in the gambling industry may be far away.

Australia takes on sporting cheats, but global action needed

Australia is stepping up its game in seeking to stamp out match fixing, though the illegal gambling that underpins the problem is estimated to generate profits of at least $4.2 billion in just six jurisdictions and is growing much faster than legal wagering.

 

Evoplay Entertainment signs SoftGamings partnership

Evoplay Entertainment, the innovative game development studio, has agreed to supply its games to SoftGamings. The deal will see some of the supplier’s most innovative titles made...

Separately bookable workshops at ASEAN Gaming Summit 2019

Two highly-requested workshops will be delivered during this year’s ASEAN Gaming Summit 2019 - both of which are not to be missed. On Tuesday,...

Asia Live Tech shortlisted for best online casino supplier in London awards

It has been truly a great 2018 for Asia Live Tech with a series of new features being introduced to the market and at the same time being one of the very few Asian iGaming companies to ever have been shortlisted in the Las Vegas Global Gaming Awards.

Get ready for the next leap

Over the past ten years, the iGaming business and market have experienced numerous changes and substantial growth. While the iGaming market keeps expanding and...

ASEAN Gaming Summit 2019

The third edition of ASEAN Gaming Summit is set to impress once again, drawing over 300 operators, suppliers, and regulators from Asia’s online and land-based...