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Goa gaming commission still on the backburner

While recognized as an important issue to address, the Goa state government is keeping the creation of a permanent gaming commission on the backburner...

Chinese New Year celebrations cancelled over Wuhan coronavirus

Gaming analysts are scrambling to estimate the economic impact as the Wuhan coronavirus crisis escalates and all public celebrations of Chinese New Years (CNY)...

Nomura: Wuhan coronavirus impact on gaming tied to containment efforts

Nomura Instinet issued a short note on Wednesday evening arguing that historical patterns from the 2003 SARS outbreak and 2008 bird flu scare suggest...

Landing reshuffles board and moves its head office

In a series of filings to the Hong Kong Stock Exchange on Wednesday, Landing International announced changes in the composition of its board and...

Wuhan coronavirus makes first appearance in Macau casino

Macau has confirmed its first case of Wuhan coronavirus-linked pneumonia, in spite of the efforts of authorities to keep the infection out of the...

Government urges gaming operators to hire Chinese security guards

The Macau government has quietly been urging gaming operators to avoid hiring non-Chinese security guards, according to a report by the Macau News Agency. “We...

Osaka urges national government to avoid extended IR policy delay

Osaka Governor Hirofumi Yoshimura urged the national government not to engage in an extended delay before issuing its IR Basic Plan, and he expressed...

Crown sale of shares to Melco facing accusations of regulatory breach

As the inquiry before former Supreme Court Judge Paddy Bergin got underway on Tuesday, Crown Resorts faced accusations that its failure to alert authorities...

Goa state government to inspect local casinos

Although the casino industry has been operating in Goa for over two decades, there is yet to be a regulatory mechanism or a gaming...

Lawrence Ho and James Packer expected to be called to Crown Resorts inquiry

When the witness list for the high-stakes New South Wales inquiry into Crown Resorts’ casino operations is unveiled on Tuesday, the names of both...

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Melco bets on blockchain in innovation drive

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PAGCOR, AMLC sign agreement for cooperation

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SunCity purchase of Westside Resorts site to complete end March

SunCity Group Holdings has revealed that its payment of $200 million to secure the project site for Westside City Resorts World will be completed...

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Melco bets on blockchain in innovation drive

Melco Resorts & Entertainment is increasingly bullish on the disruptive impact of blockchain technology on the casino floor, with projects already live and more in the pipeline.

Macau’s CSR drive – with one eye on Beijing?

Macau’s operators have stepped up their corporate social responsibility (CSR) efforts in recent years, in particular when it comes to China cultural cooperation, which may help their case when it comes to concession renewal.

PAGCOR, AMLC sign agreement for cooperation

The Philippines gaming regulator has signed a deal with the country’s anti-money laundering watchdog to tighten their cooperation in the fight against money laundering,...