Monday, September 16, 2019

Decision to be made on IPI discrimination lawsuit shortly

A discrimination lawsuit filed against Imperial Pacific International from the company’s former director of operations has been placed under advisement by the District Court...

Landing to search for new land for Manila IR

Landing International, which has been planning a $1.5 billion casino in Manila, has been served a letter from Nayong Pilipino Foundation declaring its previous...

Crown views regulatory inquiries as a forum

Crown Resorts will use a number of state and federal inquiries into its alleged ties to Chinese criminals as a “forum to provide our...

Two Chinese casino gamblers kidnapped at Okada Manila

Two Chinese gamblers were rescued by police on Thursday after being held against their will at a casino in Entertainment City. The Chinese tourists, Li...

Melco Intl Dev appoints independent non-exec director

Melco International Development has announced the appointment of John Crawford, JP as an independent non-executive director of the company, as well as chairman of...

Gaming tax revenue up 1.5% in the first 8 months of 2019

The Macau government raked in MOP76.4 billion (US$9.4 billion) in gaming taxes in the first eight months of 2019, representing an increase of 1.5...

Cape Verde IR to complete by end-2020

The Macau Legend Group is planning to complete its Cape Verde hotel and casino complex by the end of 2020, local media reports. According to...

Shambala receives green light for Primoyre

Shambala JSC, the former operator of the Shambala Casino in the now-closed Azov City gambling zone, has received permission to conduct gambling activities in...

MGM’s responsible gaming program reaches 1 million customers

MGM Resorts International announced that GameSense, a responsible gaming initiative that was adopted by MGM Resorts in 2017, recently surpassed 1 million customer interactions...

Blockchain technology finds route onto casino floor

Two years on from Bitcoin’s mainstream breakthrough, land-based casinos are beginning to explore valuable use cases for the technology upon which the leading cryptocurrency is built.

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Yokohama opts to enter the IR race

The municipal government told reporters on Monday that Yokohama’s long period of indecision had ended and that Mayor Fumiko Hayashi would announce later in the week that her city would seek to host a major urban IR at the 47-hectare Yamashita Pier location.

Mars-X now available across the Asia-Pacific region

Casino players can “Xperience the Difference” through the latest dual-screen gaming sensation from Aristocrat.  The company’s new innovation, MarsX gives operators an entirely new way...

Caesars drops out of Japan IR race

Caesars Entertainment Corp has pulled out of the race for a Japanese casino license and will focus instead on its current plans and commitments,...

LVS secures new loan facility for MBS expansion

Casino operator Las Vegas Sands Corp on Wednesday announced it has secured a new delayed draw term loan facility in aggregate principal amount of...

Asian affiliate acquisitions hot up

The recent moves in the Asian affiliate space, including high-profile acquisitions and talk from some of the larger listed affiliates of entering new markets in Asia, might have observers believing the region is like any other, at least as far as affiliates go.