Wednesday, September 18, 2019

Decision to be made on IPI discrimination lawsuit shortly

A discrimination lawsuit filed against Imperial Pacific International from the company’s former director of operations has been placed under advisement by the District Court...

Crown views regulatory inquiries as a forum

Crown Resorts will use a number of state and federal inquiries into its alleged ties to Chinese criminals as a “forum to provide our...

277 Chinese workers arrested for “illegal online activities”

More than 277 illegal Chinese workers have been arrested in a raid of an office in Pasig City, under suspicion of being involved with...

AFP drops investigation into Tabcorp bribery allegations

The Australian Federal Police has dropped the investigation into foreign bribery allegations from wagering giant Tabcorp to the family of the Cambodian prime minister,...

Experts reiterate the need for speedy gaming law approval

The Cambodian government needs to hasten the passage of the draft gambling law in order to keep investment flowing into the country, according to...

Philippines and China to work together on illegal kidnapping

Police from the Philippines and China are planning to work together to tackle the illegal kidnapping of Chinese nationals, which has been on the...

Pachinko and racing industries banned from Japanese IRs

A paragraph on page 10 of the 46-page draft of the IR Basic Plan answers one of the pending questions that has lingered in...

Chinese nationals busted in Pattaya for illegal online gambling

Nineteenth Chinese nationals have been arrested for running an online gambling operation from Pattaya, with THB 8 billion in daily circulation, according to the...
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MP questions Chow Tai Fook’s links to Stanley Ho

Following on from recent allegations against Crown Resorts, an Australian politician has questioned why Chow Tai Fook, a company linked with Macau gaming mogul...

Gaming-related crimes rise in 19H1

Police authorities have indicated that gaming-related loan sharking cases increased by 15.2 percent in 19H1, local media reports.  Some 968 cases were reported in the...

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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.