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Australian horse racing

NSW and Victoria stage turf war in Australian racing

Australian racing is in the midst of one of the biggest changes in its long history as the nation's two biggest states – New South Wales and Victoria – wage what the media have dubbed a "turf war" and behind which lies two different approaches to the business of betting.

SkyCity tackles licensing hurdles

SkyCity Entertainment is grappling with capacity issues, as licensing regulations in New Zealand make expansion of its properties difficult. 
Genting New York

Genting defends Empire acquisition

Genting Malaysia has issued a statement defending its proposed acquisition of Empire Resorts saying the combination is in the best interests of both companies’ shareholders.
Suncity-RWM

Suncity opens RWM VIP club

Suncity Group held the soft opening of a new VIP club at Resorts World Manila on August 15.
Wombat

Victoria launches probe into high roller wombat hunting

wombats, hunting, high rollers, gambling, VIPs, illegal hunting, wildlife, money laundering

Wynn Crystal Pavilion construction due 2021

Wynn Macau says the construction of the Crystal Pavilion at its Wynn Palace on Cotai is expected to begin in late 2021. 

Duterte backs POGO hubs

President Rodrigo Duterte supports the idea of hubs to contain Philippine Offshore Gaming Operators as long as worker rights are not violated, according to local media reports.

Macau gaming tax revenue gains 2.3 percent to July

Macau said it has collected MOP67.2 billion ($8.4 billion) in tax revenue from gaming operators in the seven months through July, more than two thirds of its forecast for the year.

Konami system selected by Northern Michigan Indians

Konami Gaming has announced that its Synkros casino management system has been selected by Grand Traverse Resort & Casinos, owned and operated by the Grand Traverse Band of Ottawa and Chippewa Indians in Northern Michigan.
Resorts World Manila

Travellers to delist from Philippine Stock Exchange

Travellers International Hotel Group says it plans to delist its shares from the Philippine Stock Exchange to avoid disclosing its business strategy to competition.

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Nagaworld

Naga 3 to be 90 percent non-gaming with focus on tech

NagaCorp says 90 percent of its $3.5 billion Naga 3 property will consist of non-gaming amenities, with a strong focus on high-tech elements.
Dynam pachinko hall

Dynam reports 1.2% revenue growth in April-June

Dynam Japan Holdings, the largest pachinko company measured by its number of parlors, reported to the Hong Kong Stock Exchange a 1.2% increase in total revenues in the April-June 2019 period, boosted by its low playing cost halls.

Pacquiao One Punch KO

Ganapati PLC’s latest initiative packs quite a punch. The global supplier of Japanese content recently announced its intention to produce an official Manny Pacquiao...
Macau casino floor

HK protests begin to hit Macau revenue: Bernstein

The street protests that have been rocking Hong Kong for the past nine weeks are beginning to have an impact on gross gambling revenue in Macau, Bernstein analysts wrote in a note.

MAGAZINE ISSUES

Sihanoukville

Cambodia stops issuing online gambling licenses

Cambodia will no longer issue licenses to online gambling businesses, and all existing licenses will not be renewed when they are expired, the Prime Minister Samdech Techo Hun Sen said in a directive on Sunday, Xinhua reports.

Dream 11 continues to attract investors

South African internet conglomerate Naspers is looking to buy a $100 million stake in online fantasy start-up Dream 11, local media reports.  Following bumper earnings...

AGE 2019 a booming success

This year the Australasian Gaming Expo celebrated the 30th Anniversary of showcasing Gaming and Hospitality products to representatives from Clubs, Hotels and Casinos. Delegates...