Wednesday, September 18, 2019

IPI appoints Marco Teng as chairman

Saipan casino operator Imperial Pacific has appointed Marco Teng as its new chairman, replacing former chairman Mark Brown, local media reports.  According to reports, Marco...

DOJ issues lookout bulletin against Okada

The Department of Justice (DOJ) has issued a lookout bulletin against Kazuo Okada, who is now facing two counts of fraud and perjury, local...

Wynn Resorts appoints first sustainability officer

Wynn Resorts has announced the appointment of Erik Hansen as the company's first Chief Sustainability Officer. In this newly-created role, Hansen is responsible for...

IPI appoints new chairperson and exec director

Imperial Pacific International Holdings has announced the appointment of Ms. Xia Yuki Yi as its new executive director and chairperson of the executive committee,...

Jay Walker to deliver keynote at ASEAN Gaming Summit 2019

One of America's best-known business inventors and entrepreneurs, Jay Walker, has confirmed his participation as a keynote speaker to the ASEAN Gaming Summit 2019. Mr. Walker...

Duterte yet to meet Domingo over casino moratorium, mind unchanged

President Rodrigo Duterte has not yet changed his position on the moratorium against new casino licenses, according to a presidential spokesperson on Monday. “Until such...

Osaka to be the best choice for IR location: Goldstein

Las Vegas Sands president and COO Rob Goldstein said he believes Osaka to be the only city in Japan suitable for a large-scale IR...

LVS general counsel steps down Sep 30

Las Vegas Sands has announced that Lawrence Jacobs, the company’s executive vice president, global general counsel and secretary will be stepping down from his...

Aristocrat names new CFO, subject to approvals

Australian gaming supplier Aristocrat Leisure Limited has announced the appointment of Ms Julie Cameron-Doe as its new chief financial officer, subject to regulatory pre-approvals. Ms...

Sega Sammy’s Haruki Satomi speaks of IR ambitions

Haruki Satomi, president and COO of Sega Sammy Holdings, as well as the son of company founder Hajime Satomi, was interviewed on CNBC on...

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Yokohama opts to enter the IR race

The municipal government told reporters on Monday that Yokohama’s long period of indecision had ended and that Mayor Fumiko Hayashi would announce later in the week that her city would seek to host a major urban IR at the 47-hectare Yamashita Pier location.

Mars-X now available across the Asia-Pacific region

Casino players can “Xperience the Difference” through the latest dual-screen gaming sensation from Aristocrat.  The company’s new innovation, MarsX gives operators an entirely new way...

Caesars drops out of Japan IR race

Caesars Entertainment Corp has pulled out of the race for a Japanese casino license and will focus instead on its current plans and commitments,...

LVS secures new loan facility for MBS expansion

Casino operator Las Vegas Sands Corp on Wednesday announced it has secured a new delayed draw term loan facility in aggregate principal amount of...

Asian affiliate acquisitions hot up

The recent moves in the Asian affiliate space, including high-profile acquisitions and talk from some of the larger listed affiliates of entering new markets in Asia, might have observers believing the region is like any other, at least as far as affiliates go.