Monday, August 19, 2019

Sands Cotai partners with Lander Real Estate for sporting events

Sands Resorts Cotai Strip Macao announced that it has entered into a long-term strategy partnership with Lander Real Estate Co., Ltd., to co-develop sporting...

Junket association chief voices smoking ban concerns at forum

The Macau junket association head said that a blanket smoking ban would be a “disastrous blow” to the troubled gaming industry. Speaking at the Macau...

Konami to provide games to Best Sunshine

Konami Gaming will be given a license to sell gaming machines and furniture to Best Sunshine International, which is building a casino on Saipan...

Nepal casinos open for business

Nepali authorities are in the process of assessing damage to the country’s all important tourism sector after the deadly earthquake that hit the country on April 25, though casino operators say they are already back in business and expect any impact on revenues to be temporary. The casinos may even benefit from the aid and investment flooding in from India to help reconstruction efforts.

Sri Lanka’s John Keells to move ahead with resort despite casino ban

John Keells Holdings plans to move ahead with an $850 million resort project in the Sri Lankan capital Colombo despite a ban on casinos...

How will Macau treat casino gaming license renewals?

The government’s mid-term review of Macau’s six gaming operators is now well underway, assessing the strengths and weaknesses of the concessionaires and sub-concessionaires ahead of the expiry of current concessions.Against a backdrop of a year of falling gambling revenue and a crackdown on corruption by mainland China, it has added a further layer of regulatory uncertainty in the market.

Macau gaming students visit Nevada

A group of students from the Macau Polytechnic Institute-Gaming Teaching and Research Center are on a study tour at the University of Nevada in...

Macau casino stocks gain as CS points to “green shoots”

Shares in Macau casino operators gained Thursday following a Credit Suisse analysis of the breakdown of May gambling revenue that pointed to “some green...

Big Lifestyle forms marketing accord for Silk Road casino project

Big Lifestyle and Development (Seychelles) said it will act as the exclusive sales and marketing partner for a new casino resort being built in...

S&P rates Studio City BB- and “stable”

Standard & Poor's Ratings Services said that its rating and outlook on Studio City Co. Ltd. is BB- and “stable” due to the resort...


RTG launches Football Fortune slot

RTG Asia has launched an online slot game focused on football to take advantage of Asia’s passion for the sport.
Galaxy EuroJapan Cup 2019

Galaxy’s EuroJapan Cup draws more than 65,000 fans

The Galaxy Entertainment EuroJapan Cup drew 65,000 soccer fans to watch the friendly match between the English Premier League 2019 Champions, Manchester City, and Japan’s Yokohama F. Marinos, which the English team won 3-1.

Celebrating the 100th slot addition

Habanero celebrates the launch of Colossal Gems this August – the 100th slot addition to its ever-growing portfolio of offerings. Habanero’s century of slots features...
Alvin Chau (file)

Alvin Chau blocked from Australia: reports

Alvin Chau, the head of Macau’s biggest junket firm, Suncity Group Holdings, has been barred from entering Australia, according to reports in local media.
AGTech lottery tickets

AGTech swings to H1 loss, revenue declines

AGTech Holdings posted a loss for the first half of 2019 and said revenue declined by 22.7 percent due to lower lottery hardware sales.