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IEC to buy Wigan football club

Hong Kong-listed gaming and entertainment firm, International Entertainment Corp., said it has finalized an accord to buy the U.K.’s Wigan Athletic Football Club, for GBP22.4 million ($29.9 million), including outstanding loans.

Genting HK seeks mandate to dispose of remaining NCLH stock

Genting Hong Kong is seeking a shareholder mandate to sell the remaining shares in Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings to raise funds for future development.

Suncity reportedly seeking legal opinion on Beijing Imperial

Suncity Group Holdings is reportedly taking legal advice after rival junket operator Amax International Holdings disputed its assertion it has taken control of the shuttered Beijing Imperial Palace Hotel in Macau.

Tourist arrivals to Macau up 8 pct in April

Visitor arrivals to Macau in April rose 8 percent year-on-year, led once again by a rise in Mainland Chinese tourists, according to information from...

Police use drones to bust Wuhan gambling ring

Police in Central China’s Hubei province used drones to take down a gambling ring in Wuhan, local media reports. A total of twelve gang members...

May GGR on track for 16-17 percent gain: Bernstein

Gross gambling revenue in Macau is on track to gain between 16 to 17 percent from the same month last year, according to estimates from Bernstein Research.

500.com to develop physical sales channels for Hainan Lottery

Mainland China sports lottery provider 500.com has inked an agreement with the Hunan Provincial Bureau to develop physical sales channels for its lotteries. The...

XSG wins Hot Hit product award at G2E Asia

The trio of impressive Mixed Reality (MR) tech demo, award-winning LAN-based gaming systems, and exciting cross-platform casino games dazzled the show audience at G2E...

Sands, Melco, Galaxy to benefit most from rise of premium market

Macau gaming operators Sands, Melco and Galaxy are best placed to capitalize on the rise of the Chinese premium market, according to Bernstein Research. The...

Racing to win the millenials

Attracting younger demographics has long been the challenge for horse racing and Asian racing clubs are leading the way when it comes to ensuring...

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