Thursday, October 24, 2019
Bangkok, Thailand

Majority of Thais gamble, report finds

A new survey has found that 30.42 million Thais, or 57 percent of the population, have participated in gambling this year, despite a government ban.

AGTech wins lottery projects in Jiangsu and Heilongjiang

AGTech Holdings on Monday announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Beijing AGTech GOT Technology Co., Ltd has won the sports lottery terminal procurement bidding projects...

India lottery operators call for GST reform

India’s lottery operators are seeking urgent GST reforms, which they say have been “crippling” the industry with multiple issues. Mr. Kamlesh Vijay Group CEO of...
Tabcorp

Tabcorp FY revenue up 8.7 percent on lottery/keno

Tabcorp posted an 8.7 percent increase in revenue in the first full year after combining with Tatts Group, with a strong contribution from its lottery and keno division.
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.

500.com posts widened loss on impairment provisions

China lottery service provider 500.com has continued to suffer from the suspension of online lottery in the country, posting a widened net loss of...

10 officials to be shamed in PCSO probe

No more than 10 officials of the Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO) will be “named and shamed” following President Duterte’s investigation into corruption within...

Putin sets sting to find illegal operators

President Vladimir Putin has conferred the Federal Tax Service power to place bets with casinos, bookmakers and betting shops, as well as to buy...

PCSO won’t be abolished: Palace

President Rodrigo Duterte has no plans to abolish the Philippine Charity and Sweepstake Office even though the agency has been accused of “massive corruption,”...

Duterte lifts ban on lotto

President Rodrigo Duterte has reinstated lotto games across the country, four days after a widespread ban was enacted on all PCSO gaming activities fear...

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VIP GGR tepid in Golden Week: Bernstein

VIP play was tepid through the key Golden Week holiday in Macau and is likely to remain so for the rest of the month as trade tensions pressure Mainland China’s economy, analysts at Bernstein said.

Fun and Entertaining Products

Aruze Gaming is set to demonstrate its passion for fun and entertaining products at G2E Las Vegas in October.  Exhibiting for the first time at...

Stadium-Lookalike Booth

Taking place from October 14 to 16, every year the G2E brings a big attendance from all the major operators from the US, Latin...

Cashless and AI will reshape the casino floor

Cashless gaming, artificial intelligence and facial recognition technology will reshape the casino floor, but regulation will remain a key hurdle for years to come,...

IMF explains Macau forecast cut

The IMF has explained why it cut Macau’s economic forecasts for this year,  blaming a negative performance in the first half, falling investment and lower gambling revenue.