Friday, October 19, 2018

eSports stadium “key component” for Melco IR

An eSports stadium would “very likely” be a “key component” of any major market IR that Melco Resorts & Entertainment would build in Japan, CFO Geoff Davis told Nikkei Asian Review in a recent interview.

Nazara Technologies eyes real money gaming expansion

Mumbai-based Nazara Technologies is planning a series of acquisitions in particular in the real money gaming sector, the Economic Times of India reports.

Five arrested for violent break-in at illegal Tokyo online casino store

Tokyo police announced that they have arrested five suspects for a violent invasion of an illegal online casino store in the Kishicho district of Tokyo.

Universal Entertainment releases pachislot social casino title

Universal Entertainment Corporation has released a new social-casino title for iOS and Android named “SLOTS STREET.” "SLOTS STREET" is a game that fuses the gameplay...

Content is king in Asia’s slots market

New ways of delivering a constant stream of leading slots content, both online and off, are helping supercharge a product vertical that has previously...

Pagcor cracks down on illegal online operators

The Philippine Amusement and Gaming Corp has launched a crackdown of illegal online gaming operations in the country, local media reports.

Australia gambling expenditure dips 0.5 percent

Australia’s total gambling expenditure fell 0.5 percent in the 2016/2017 year, with casino table games posting a 7.8 percent drop in the same period, according to the latest figures from the Queensland Government Statistician's Office.

Indian poker biz secures $3 million in institutional funding

Sparskills Technologies Pvt Ltd., the parent company of online poker website 9stacks has become one of the few online gaming companies in India to...

Big Fish announces staff cuts, refocused strategy

Big Fish Games, Aristocrat’s social gaming arm, said it is cutting around 15 percent of its workforce as part of its realignment strategy, according...

Vietnam police bring down $26 million gambling ring

Vietnamese police on Tuesday announced it has taken down a US$26 million gambling ring, arresting 10 people and seizing guns and cash, local media...

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Singapore casino operators paid less in fines in 2017/18

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Grand Lisboa Palace inks agreement with duty-free giant

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