Monday, August 19, 2019

Bloomberry reports record profit in 18H1

Bloomberry Resorts, the owner of the Solaire Resort and Casino in Manila, reported record net profit in 18H1. Consolidated net profit reached P5.3 billion, the...

Hokkaido pachinko parlor hit by armed robbery

In a rare event for normally peaceful Japan, an armed robber threatened the female manager of a Hokkaido pachinko parlor with a kitchen knife...

IPI issues profit warning for 18H1

Saipan casino operator Imperial Pacific International has issued a profit warning for the six months ended June 30, 2018. IPI said the “substantial” decrease in...

China Star Ent posts 18H1 profit on LKF disposal

China Star Entertainment, the former operator of Hotel Lan Kwai Fong Macau, swung to a positive profit of HK$1.1 billion in the first half...

Jeju teens have a gambling problem, survey finds

High school and middle school students on Jeju Island are at a high risk of gambling addiction, a new survey has found. According to...

Pachinko chains institute rolling store closures in Hokkaido

Larger pachinko companies, ordinarily quite conspicuous in their consumption of electricity, are going the extra mile in energy-tight Hokkaido by instituting rolling closures at their outlets as a special conservation measure that goes beyond turning off some neon signs.

Aichi Governor Omura urged to run for reelection

A delegation of local mayors has asked Aichi Governor Hideaki Omura to run for reelection when his second term ends next February, a race that will have implications for the potential IR bids of both Tokoname city and Nagoya city.

Twelve firms submit Yokohama IR information

A dozen companies submitted plans and information to the Yokohama municipal government before the RFI deadline last Friday. Among these, eight were international IR operators, two were domestic property developers, and two were other kinds of Japanese firms.

Caesars unleashes US alliance heavyweights

Caesars Entertainment has made a powerful move in its campaign to win an IR license by establishing a three-person “Japan Advisory Committee” filled with...

Naga3 in advanced planning stage

NagaCorp says the third phase of its IR in Phnom Penh is in the advanced planning stage, after the opening of Naga2 late last year helped to almost double gross gambling revenue in the first nine months of the year.

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HK protests begin to hit Macau revenue: Bernstein

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Okada Manila opens rooms as July revenue jumps

Universal Entertainment said Okada Manila is opening more hotel rooms to accommodate visitors as its July revenue spiked 48 percent from the prior year.