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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...

TAB closing phone betting center

  TAB, New Zealand's monopoly betting service, will cut 50 jobs in Auckland when it closes a phone betting center as it consolidates operations with...

Samoa casinos an ‘experiment’

  Samoan Prime Minister Tuilaepa Sailele Malielegaoi called the issuance of casino licenses to  locally owned Aggie Grey’s Reef Resort and to Chengdu Exhibition and...

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...

Victorian Government to introduce tough match fixing laws

  Victorian Premier Ted Baillieu announced this week that the coalition government will introduce new legislation to parliament this week to help guard against match...

Paddy Power operating profits boosted by Australia and mobile

  Dublin-based Paddy Power has seen its profits rise by 31 percent, despite large investments in expanding into Italy.  Cormac McCarthy, chief financial officer, attributed...

Strong revenue growth for Ainsworth Game Technologies

  Sydney-based Ainsworth Game Technologies reported a rise in revenues of 41 percent for the second half of 2012, with EBITDA growing 31 percent to...

Thousands make submissions on TAB and pokie venues

  The Auckland Council has received more than 9,500 submissions from individuals, sports clubs, anti-gambling groups, community clubs and gaming trusts for its gambling venue...

ARL great blames gambling for sports stars’ problems

Australian rugby league commentator and former star player Peter Sterling said in a broadcast interview that gambling, rather than drugs, was responsible for the...
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.