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LVS to sell properties for US$6.25 billion, reiterates Asia focus

Las Vegas Sands has sold its properties in Las Vegas, including The Venetian and the Sands Expo and Convention Centre for US$6.25 billion to the Apollo Global Management and VICI Properties. 

Blackstone remains bullish on hotels, experiential travel

Blackstone Group, a major shareholder in Crown Resorts, says hotels and experiential travel remain on its "high conviction" list for investment.

BetGames.TV launches major recruitment drive

BetGames.TV, a live dealer and betting games supplier, has launched a recruitment drive for more than 100 to power its expansion plans.

TVBET signs content accord with Pronet

TVBET has signed a new partnership deal with Pronet Gaming, with 12 new games added to the platform provider’s portfolio.
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Esports regulators need to play the game

The 2020 pandemic may have brought esports out of the shadows and into our living rooms, but lack of regulation in the esports betting space will hold back the industry’s true potential.

Fonbet becomes partner with football club Paris Saint-Germain

Russia-based bookmaker Fonbet has reached a partnership deal with Paris Saint-Germain, a French football club. The Fonbet logo will appear at Paris Saint-Germain home matches.

SG gaming biz showing signs of turnaround: Union Gaming

Scientific Games is seeing early signs of success in gaming turn around and is likely to build on its recent performance to boost market share, sales volumes and higher win per day, Union Gaming said in a note.

IGT sees higher Q1 revenue and operating income

IGT said it expects its revenue and operating income from continuing operations to be higher in Q1, both year-on-year and sequentially. Global lottery is likely to be up "significantly," while global gaming will be in line with Q4 as Covid restrictions continue

Roger Quiles

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Brett Abarbanel

Dr. Brett Abarbanel is Director of Research at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, International Gaming Institute, with a joint affiliate appointment at University...

All set for the FBM slots expansion campaign in Asia

FBM has been developing its slots offer over the last three years, with operations established in Europe and North America. The company is now accelerating its slots expansion campaign in Asia
Life After Pogos

Life After POGOs – AGB Dossier

This Dossier results from the “Life After POGOs” editorial project by Asia Gaming Brief which culminated with a pop-up digital forum on 9th December to discuss potentials ramifications in the industry.
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.
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.
asia gaming briefings Dec 20

Asia Gaming Briefings – Dec 2020 Edition

Over the years, many of the answers have been remarkably prescient in their forecasts for the near-term direction of Asia’s gaming industry. However, we can safely say that no one came anywhere close to guessing what 2020 may have had in store.
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Asia Gaming Briefings – Nov 2020 Edition

While nowhere in the world has escaped the economic fallout from the Covid-19 crisis, Macau has been hit harder than most, with forecasts for gross domestic product to shrink more than 50 percent this year.