Thursday, February 21, 2019

Networking and socials at ASEAN 2019

ASEAN Gaming Summit 2019 will feature not one, but five post-conference networking events over the three-day show, held from 19-21 March 2019 at Conrad Manila, Philippines. Added to...

Star Ent FY19H1 results boosted by high win rate

Australia-listed Star Entertainment Group saw its net profit after tax (NPAT) increase 351.4 percent year-on-year in the first half of the 2019 financial year,...

Meg-Star announces 5 pct pay rise to non-management personnel

Macau junket operator Meg-Star Group has announced a 5 percent salary increase for its employees, effective March 1, 2019. The pay rise will be...

Sands mulls joint IR bid with Osaka firms: Tanasijevich

Las Vegas Sands Managing Director for Global Development George Tanasijevich said the operator was in talks with several companies in the Osaka region about the possibility of making a “joint bid” for the Yumeshima IR.

Quezon City IR plans under fire from concerned citizens

Bloomberry Resorts has been asked to address concerns raised by local church and parent groups with regards to its Quezon City casino plans, local...

Chinese spending slowdown hits Crown’s VIP biz

Australia-listed Crown Resorts saw its VIP revenue decline by 12.2 percent in the first half of the 2019 financial year, reflecting what Crown describes...

Japan: A recipe for success

As Japan prepares for the arrival of three integrated resorts from 2023, fine dining executive Tom Kaplan shares his insights from more than 30...

Public ‘trust and confidence’ will determine the success of integrated resorts

Carter Group CEO Dominic Carter has warned newcomers to the Japanese market that the fate of their brand is on a knife edge even...

Philippines casino GGR up 22.9 pct in 2018

Philippines casinos posted P187.5 billion (US$3.6 billion) in casino GGR in 2018, increasing 22.9 percent year-on-year, according to the latest data from the Philippines...

Wakayama seminar draws in the business community

The Wakayama IR Business Connect Seminar was held on the late afternoon of Feb.19th and was successful in drawing interest from a large cross-section of the local business community, as well as domestic and international media.

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