Tuesday, March 19, 2019

Former and current casino staff involved in chip theft gang

A group of ten current and former casino staff have been identified by police as part of a casino chip stealing gang in Macau,...

IPI sued over human trafficking claims

Saipan casino operator Imperial Pacific is being sued by former construction workers, claiming they were victims of forced labor and human trafficking during their...

Quezon City vice mayor gets behind Bloomberry proposed casino

Quezon City Vice Mayor Joy Belmonte has placed her support behind the Bloomberry’s proposed QC casino, by passing a gambling ordinance that will allow...

Sportsbet fined for offering ‘refer a friend’ bonus

Australian online bookmaker Sportsbet has been convicted for offering unlawful inducements to punters to entice their friends to open gambling accounts, local media reports....

Silver Heritage forced to cease casino ops in Vietnam

Australia-listed Silver Heritage Group on Friday announced it has been forced to close its casino at the Phoenix International Club in Vietnam for an...

Big Fish games virtual chips leads to lawsuit, Aristocrat to defend

Aristocrat Leisure on Tuesday said it intends to “vigorously defend’ a lawsuit filed against a player against Big Fish Games, its digital gaming arm,...

276 foreigners arrested in Makati amid crackdown

The Bureau of Immigration arrested 276 illegal foreign workers in Makati on Monday, with many of those arrested described as working in the online...

Philippines tax agency eyes POGO licensees, illegal Chinese workers

The Philippines Tax agency has set its sights on Philippines-based offshore gaming operators, or POGOs, requiring the companies to register with the Bureau of...

Chinese police arrest eight in online gambling ring

Chinese police have detained eight people for organizing cross-border gambling, which involves over RMB130 million (US$19.2 million), local media reports. The police were tipped...

Deloitte Japan fined for violating auditor independence rules

The US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) announced last week that Deloitte Tohmatsu (Deloitte Japan) had agreed to pay a $2 million fine to...

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Quezon City vice mayor gets behind Bloomberry proposed casino

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Frontier Capital says has funds to restart Casablanca casino

Australia-listed Frontier Capital Group said it has the funds to satisfy the Philippine Amusement and Gaming Corp. requirements to restart operations of the Casablanca...

Networking and socials at ASEAN 2019

ASEAN Gaming Summit 2019 will feature not one, but five post-conference networking events over the three-day show, held from 19-21 March 2019 at Conrad Manila, Philippines. Added to...