Wednesday, January 22, 2020

Striking NagaCorp workers back to work without pay hike

The group of NagaCorp workers that were on strike last week to dispute wages has all returned to work as of Sunday, 12th January,...

Opposition lawmakers tour Yokohama IR candidate site

A team of opposition lawmakers opposed to casino legalization toured Yamashita Pier, the proposed location for the Yokohama IR.

Nagasaki RFC participants fall to three operators

According to the latest reports, the number of would-be IR operators participating in the Nagasaki RFC process has now declined to three.

MGM announces discretionary bonus to non-management

Macau casino operator MGM announced on Monday a discretionary bonus for all eligible non-management team members, awarding around 90 percent of its workforce.In a...

Macau VIP results down 35% in 19Q4: MS

Analysts at Morgan Stanley estimate Macau’s VIP revenues to have declined 35 percent year-on-year in 19Q4, while mass and slots grew around 6 percent...

Bernstein sees flat GGR growth for January

A note from Bernstein Research predicted that year-on-year growth in January GGR would likely come in at the -1 percent to +2 percent level, or roughly the same as seen in 2019.

Most Japanese want reconsideration of casino legalization

Public opinion polls taken in the wake of the 500 Dot Com bribery scandal agree that a large majority of the Japanese people want the government to reconsider its policy of casino legalization.

Delta Corp to open a casino in Kathmandu

India-listed casino operator, Delta Corp has announced it has been issued a license for operating a casino in Nepal, with the opening of the...

Wynn Macau announces Winter Bonus

Macau casino operator Wynn Macau has announced a Winter Bonus eligible to all non-senior members of the team, equal to one month’s gross salary.In...

NagaWorld gives in to strikers’ demands, ending walkout

NagaWorld hotel and casino quickly gave in to strikers’ demands, with the roughly 3,000 workers returning to their jobs on Saturday.

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iGaming technology spanning east and west

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