Saturday, August 18, 2018

IPI hit by salary payment problems

Imperial Pacific International says it has had issues transferring funds to pay workers for the August payroll period.

The 13 receives MGTO hotel license

The 13 is reportedly on track for its end of August opening after being issued with a hotel license...

Alphaslot tokens aim to connect online/offline worlds

Online and land-based convergence, blockchain, and disruptive technologies are buzz words frequently deployed to describe the next best thing in gaming, though to date there are few practical examples of companies successfully challenging the existing order.

MGM celebrates success in local talent development

MGM held a graduation ceremony for nearly 900 team members on Thursday. Graduates completed talent development programs in local...

Tourism dramatically expanding to Nagasaki’s Goto Islands

The Goto Islands in Nagasaki Prefecture are witnessing a dramatic growth in tourist numbers this year as travel agencies...

Hokkaido pachinko parlor hit by armed robbery

In a rare event for normally peaceful Japan, an armed robber threatened the female manager of a Hokkaido pachinko...

Vietnam to cut red tape for businesses

Vietnam’s Ministry of Finance is proposing major cuts to business bureaucracy for a broad section of industries, including lottery, casinos and betting companies, local media reports.

BetConstruct creates live casino solution for Bally’s, Sri Lanka

BetConstruct said it has developed a tailored live casino solution for Bally’s casino in Sri Lanka, as part of a project to help land-based casinos target the online gaming sector.

Genting, five others, claim irregularities in Andorra license bid

Genting and five other losing bidders for a casino license in Andorra are petitioning the government to review and potentially annul the process due to irregularities.

Star eyes tourism growth with expansion plans

Star Entertainment Group and its Asian partners are carrying out one of the largest investment and refurbishment programs in Australia’s integrated resort market, amidst projections for surging inbound tourism.

Fire at Hotel Lisboa caused by short circuit

A fire that broke out at SJM Holding’s Hotel Lisboa was caused by a short circuit and brought under control within five minutes, local media reports.

Japan acts to protect race horses from record heat

The record-breaking heat this summer has induced the Japan Racing Association (JRA) to step up its countermeasures against race horses falling victim to heatstroke.

Yggdrasil to supply slots to Genting U.K.

Yggdrasil has reached an accord to provide its full slot game catalogue, including the popular Vikings game, to Genting U.K., a unit of Malaysia’s Genting Group.

Hard Rock seeking real estate and construction partners for Tomakomai IR

Hard Rock International’s CEO for the Asia-Pacific region, Ed Tracy, outlined his firm’s consortium-building strategy, saying a construction, or real estate partner would be ideal, as it seeks to win an IR license in Tomakomai, Hokkaido.

Asian Gaming Networking Social – Manila Sept Edition

Asia Gaming Brief (AGB) is pleased to announce the next edition of our Asian Gaming Networking Social to be held at the Buddha Bar...

IMGL 2018 Autumn Conference

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MGS Entertainment Show 2018

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