Corona Resort and Casino is the first of three properties in Vietnam to be authorised by the government to allow economically-qualified locals to enter casinos, under a three-year trial scheme.
The property is located on Phu Quoc, the largest island in Vietnam.
Peter is the general manager of the Corona Resort & Casino in Vietnam, which opened in early 2019 and was the first to allow locals to gamble.
With an increasing number of casinos emerging throughout Asia, the industry is becoming a popular career choice for ambitious individuals from across the region.
Despite regulatory uncertainty and a relatively high risk profile, land-based operators will be closely watching developments across the Indochina region over the coming months.