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Kelsey Wilhelm

Kelsey Wilhelm is a broadcast, print journalist and editor based in Asia for over 15 years. Focused on content creation, management, cross-cultural exchange and interviews for multi-lingual productions. Writing focus on gaming, business, politics, culture and heritage, events and celebrities, subcultures, music, film, art and fashion. Some of Kelsey's specialties are: editing, writing, copy creation, multi-lingual content production, cross-cultural exchange, content creation and management for Asian markets - China focus, cross-cultural management, public speaking, writing, script writing.

Landing 1H revenue boosted by non-gaming at Jeju Shinhwa

Landing International, the operator fo the Jeju Shinhwa World integrated resort in South Korea, has reported a strong uptick in its non-gaming segment during the first half of the year, but says that the “performance of gaming business remained sluggish during the period”.

Oshidori reiterates abuse claims in Nagasaki IR process

Oshidori International says it has become “cautious towards foreign investments” after its pulled out of the bidding process for an integrated resort license in Nagasaki prefecture.

Aquis Chairman Tony Fung retires, citing “appearance of conflict of interest”

Hong Kong businessman Tony Fung has retired as the Chairman and Non-Executive Director of Casino Canberra operator Aquis Entertainment.

Success Universe 1H loss narrows 60% despite revenue plunge

Success Universe, the operator of Ponte 16 in Macau, has managed to reduce its 1H21 loss by over 60 percent despite a 90 percent plunge in revenue.

PAGCOR head says POGOs left country for Cambodia, Vietnam and Laos

PAGCOR Chair Andrea Domingo says that Philippine Offshore Gaming Operators (POGOs) that have left the country are setting up shop in Cambodia, Vietnam and Laos.

Ziggy Switkowski to replace Coonan as Crown Resorts’ Chairman

Crown Resorts has announced that Ziggy Switkowski is going to replacing Helen Coonan as chairman of the group amongst the ongoing inquiries into the company.

Ainsworth 2Q21 loss narrows, with revenue up 22% sequentially

Ainsworth Game Technology's loss narrowed in 2H21 to AU$3.3 million, after a AU$50.1 million loss in the first half.

Could Macau-HK travel bubble be moving closer to fruition?

Signs are stacking up that Macau and Hong Kong could be moving closer to a travel bubble. Reports indicate that, starting on Thursday, the Golden Bus service running across the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau Bridge is going to be doubling its frequency - from three to six buses daily.

HK busts first suspected money smuggling ring via HKZM bridge

Five people have been arrested as Hong Kong authorities say that they have busted a money-laundering ring accused of smuggling nearly HKD170 million out of the city over three months via the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau Bridge to Macau and Zhuhai.

Macau gaming stocks surge on border relaxation news

Stocks in Macau's gaming operators jumped on Tuesday on news of a relaxation in border measures on arrivals from Guangdong province, the city's key feeder market.