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High roller argues Crown took advantage

  A gambler who wagered A$1.47 billion ($1.54 billion) over 14 months at Crown Casino in Melbourne, including A$164 million in one 5 1/2 hour...

Crown in Sydney counseling deal

  Crown Ltd has enlisted Mission Australia, a Christan support group, to provide round-the-clock multilingual gambling counseling and operate a self-exclusion program at its proposed...

Greens call for quiet on odds

Greens Senator Richard Di Natale said he would introduce a bill that would ban commentators or bookmakers promoting odds during sports broadcasts on television...

Ozzie Pub group targets free apps

  Clubs Australia, the industry group for the country's pubs, has set up a working group with gaming manufacturers and online gambling experts to develop...

Echo in $52 million Queensland upgrade

  Echo Entertainment is to spend A$50 million ($52 million) to upgrade gaming machines at its three Queensland casinos. Many of the machines to be...

Crown’s cameras turned against house

  Police are investigating reports that a foreign high roller won $33 million in a VIP area of the Crown Melbourne Casino through cheating at eight hands...

William Hill enters Australia with Sportingbet buy

  William Hill, the British bookmaker, completed its $750 million acquisition of Sportingbet's Australian business. "The Australian business offers us a well-recognized brand, an experienced...

Union challenges Jupiters on outsourcing

  A union representing workers at Echo Entertainment's Jupiters Hotel and Casino on the Gold Coast is asking for a government investigation into alleged contract...

No early Sydney opening for Crown

  Crown Ltd will not be allowed to open a planned Sydney gambling parlor targeting Asian VIP bettors until 2019 when Echo Entertainment Group's exclusive...

Australia delays further opening online betting market

  A government review of Australia's online gambling laws called for holding off licensing of new sites until the country has adopted uniform rules to...
AGE at ICC Sydney, 2021

Australasian Gaming Expo (AGE) 2021

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....
life after pogos

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.

Regulating the Game 2021

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AGBriefings, June, 2021, Resorts World Las Vegas

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.
Asia Gaming Briefings, april 2021

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.