Monday, July 6, 2020
online gaming

Aggregators look beyond content to grow Asia’s online sector

Content aggregators have long been the go-to solution for operators looking to quickly and easily enter online markets in Asia.

PAGCOR issues reopening guidelines for E-Games, Bingo, Poker venues

The Philippine Amusement and Gaming Corporation (PAGCOR) has issued a memorandum to Bingo, E-Games and Poker operators on Friday, requiring venues to adhere to...

DOLE increases requirements for foreign POGO workers

The Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) has added extra hoops for foreign nationals applying for alien employment permits (AEP) and seeking to work...

POGOs not allowed to open until taxes paid

Not one POGO operator has been given the green light to operate as of now, with all of them instructed to pay their mandatory...

Microgaming revamps successful online slot

Isle of Man-based Microgaming has announced that it has revamped one of its most successful online slot titles, Immortal Romance. Launched in December 2011, it...
mobile gaming

Mobile first strategy creates design challenges

Creating games specifically for mobile phones has become essential to success in Asia, which has been quick to adopt new technology, though differences in the quality of internet speeds can prove to be challenging. 

Playson supplies online slots to BlueOcean Gaming

Malta-based casino software developer Playson has signed a partnership agreement to supply its entire suite of slots to Italian platform provider BlueOcean Gaming. Under the...

Oryx Gaming ties up with Australia-based CandleBets

Malta-based Oryx Gaming has added Australia-based CandleBets as one of its exclusive remote gaming server content providers, offering a new approach to traditional casino...
PAGCOR

Philippine police nab 265 in online gaming raid

Philippine police have arrested 265 Chinese nationals after an operation against an illegal offshore gaming operation in Las Pinas City, on the southern edge of Metro Manila.

Poker eyes renaissance during sports lockdown

With Asia’s sportsbook operators scrambling for solutions as the global sports calendar remains in lockdown, one often forgotten vertical is back in the limelight.

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Singapore GGR may take years to fully recover: Bernstein

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