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Felix is the Asia Editor and Events Director of the Asia Gaming Brief. He has over a decade of experience developing conferences for industries including gaming, telecoms, investment, biotechnology, and mining. He has developed some of the most well-known conferences for the Asian gaming industry, most recently being the ASEAN Gaming Summit, the Australasian Gaming Seminars, and the Mekong Gaming Summit. Felix covers gaming technology and innovation and is passionate about developing engaging and eye-catching content for the industry.
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Star Entertainment’s first five months showcases domestic resilience

Australian casino operator Star Entertainment said its gross gambling revenue was up 37 percent year-on-year in the five months from January to May, highlighting the resilience of Australia’s domestic market.

Domingo highlights live shots and e-sabong in Philippines 2021 recovery plan

Philippine Amusement and Gaming Corporation chairwoman Andrea Domingo is placing her hopes on new online gaming initiatives in the country to boost industry revenue this year. 
Macau diversification debate focuses on finance

Macau eases quarantine requirements for non-residents

Macau’s health authorities on Tuesday announced an easing of quarantine requirements for foreign non-residents that are already living in Macau, allowing them to travel to Mainland China and back without having to complete quarantine. 
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Melco offers 12-months pay as part of voluntary exit scheme

Macau casino operator Melco Resorts has launched a number of voluntary programs for their staff to take extended voluntary leave or to step down from the company to “pursue new objectives and priorities” 

iSoftBet launches white paper on future proofing iGaming industry

iSoftBet has released a white paper outlining the steps the iGaming industry urgently needs to take to deliver future-proofed entertainment experiences.

IGT announces resignation of Walter Bugno

International Game Technology announced that Walter Bugno, executive vice president of new business and strategic initiatives, has resigned to pursue a new professional opportunity. Mr. Bugno will continue in his current position until May 14, 2021.
QTech inks supplier deal for India with Woohoo

Fantasma Games adds more muscle to QTech Games’ premier platform

QTech Games has announced its latest high-quality supplier alliance with Stockholm-based studio, Fantasma Games.
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Jeffrey Williams on Australia’s hospitality staff shortage [Podcast]

This week's AGB Podcast features Australian hospitality recruitment executive Jeffrey Williams, CEO of Barcats, who gives a deeper dive into Australia's hospitality staff shortage crisis. 

William Hill begins iSoftBet content rollout with Moriarty Megaways

Global gaming powerhouse William Hill has gone live with its first iSoftBet game, with the operator adding a stream of innovative, player-first content from the leading online and mobile casino supplier across 2021 and beyond.

Pragmatic Play revamps classic: Buffalo King Megaways

Pragmatic Play, a leading content provider to the gaming industry, has invited players to check out its latest take on a returning classic, Buffalo King Megaways.

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Manila quarantine restrictions eased

The quarantine rules in Metro Manila and four adjacent provinces have been eased starting today, according to an announcement by presidential spokesperson Harry Roque. 

Macau moves towards digital currency, threatening junkets

Macau's Chief Executive Ho Iat Seng has said the government will work closely with China's China's central bank on a feasibility study on adopting a digital yuan, which will help it to combat money laundering and tax evasion. 

Genting HK agrees financing package with creditors

Genting Hong Kong has reached a financing accord with creditors under which it will receive EUR300 million ($362.2 million) in new funding and the renegotiation of interest and maturities on existing debt.
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Genting Spore Q1 casino revenue ticks higher, other metrics deteriorate

Genting Singapore has reported a 2 percent increase in casino sales from the final quarter of last year, indicating the pent-up demand that had been driving performance has largely stalled.

Okura Holdings to close two underperforming pachinko halls

Hong Kong-listed Okura Holdings said it was closing down two of its pachinko parlours due to intense competition in the industry and the impact of Covid.