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Banker Rankin to be appointed as co-chairman of Crown Resorts

Consolidated Press Holdings, which owns 50.01 percent of Crown Resorts International, has appointed Deutsche Bank executive Robert Rankin as Chief Executive and will nominate...

ASF selects Global Gaming Asset Management for Gold Coast project

ASF Group, a consortium short-listed to build a multi-billion dollar casino resort on Australia’s Gold Coast, has chosen Global Gaming Asset Management to manage...

Australia horse and sport betting industry growth to slow

Revenue in Australia’s horse and sports betting industry is expected to have grown at a compound average rate of 2 percent in the five...

Echo CEO O’Neill says dropping China visitors a concern

Echo Entertainment Chairman John O’Neill said the declining number of Chinese tourist arrivals to Australia was a “concern,” but his company was pushing ahead...

Melbourne Cup marred by horse deaths

Australia’s Melbourne Cup, the biggest event of the horse racing season, left the country in shock after the death of two horses, including the...

Victoria casino law amended, Crown to make $250m payment

The Victorian Commission for Gambling and Liquor Regulation said it has amended the Melbourne casino license to give effect to an August accord reached...

Crown is “underdog” in Brisbane casino race, Packer says

Crown Resorts is the underdog in the race for a license to redevelop the Queen’s Wharf in downtown Brisbane, Australia, into an integrated resort,...

Echo Entertainment sees higher H1 on record international VIP business

Australia’s Echo Entertainment said it expects a gain of between 23 percent to 31 percent in H1 EBITDA fuelled by local electronic gaming and...

ASF seeks cruise ship terminal for Gold Coast project

The China-backed ASF Consortium, which is seeking to build a $7.5 billion casino on Australia’s Gold Coast, will include a plan for a cruise...

Australia to crack down on online overseas gambling

Australia is set to announce a crackdown on the illegal overseas online gambling market, which is estimated to be worth as much as $1.5...
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Australasian Gaming Expo (AGE) 2022

The Australasian Gaming Expo (AGE) is the place to see new products and services, network, attend thought-provoking seminars, seek business partners and generate sales....
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Life After POGOs – AGB Pop-Up Forum

The Philippines and Asia’s online gaming industry is going through uncertain times, with the gaming regulator seeing more and more operators leaving the country for greener pastures.
AGB Webinar - Acquiring and Retaining iGaming Customers

Acquiring & Retaining iGaming Customers

In this AGB Webinar Series, we covered the newest strategies for iGaming player acquisition and retention.

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G2E Asia 2021

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Asia Gaming Briefings – June 2021 Edition

For this edition of our magazine, we focus on Southeast Asia, with a particular look at the Philippines. The country’s casino industry has been among the hardest hit in Asia, with the integrated resorts in Manila’s Entertainment City having remained mostly closed to the general public since the beginning of the crisis last year.
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Asia Gaming Briefings – April 2021 Edition

In this April edition of Asia Gaming Briefings we take the pulse of how the North Asia jurisdictions of Japan, Korea and the Russian Far East have fared.
Agbriefings February 21

Asia Gaming Briefings – Feb 2021 Edition

The world is bouncing back, or at least coming to grips with the fact that going forward not much will be the same as before. Commendably, this industry quickly understood the need to adapt to a new normal, and that the days of targeting the low hanging fruit of the VIP sector are gone.