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Sands China organizes professionalism training for team members

Sands China led a delegation Wednesday to Shunde district in Foshan, as part of the company’s professionalism training initiatives. Named “Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area...

Trade war creates headwinds for Macau gaming stocks

Macau gaming stocks are feeling the heat from the trade war between the U.S. and China, falling to their lowest levels in a year, with some analysts cutting their growth forecasts on concern for a slowdown in China’s economy.

Time to move the regulatory goalposts

There is no question that the global sports betting market is massive and growing fast. According to figures from respected statistics company, Statista, the global gross gaming yield now stands at about $400 billion, with the majority of that generated in Asia.

Wang Sing resigns as independent director of Sands China

Sands China on Thursday announced the resignation of Mr. Wang Sing, an independent non-executive director of the company. According to a filing from the...

China’s Twitter to restrict access from minors

China social media app Weibo has set a minimum age for users as part of efforts from Beijing to curb online app addiction and...

Macau GDP growth to slow sharply in 2018: IMF

Macau’s gross domestic product growth is likely to slow sharply this year and remain flat in 2019, according to the International Monetary Fund’s Autumn World Economic Outlook.

Studio City sets terms for IPO

Studio City International Holdings, the controlling entity of Studio City in Macau has announced terms for its long-awaited Initial Public Offering (IPO) on Wednesday....

Golden Week visitation up 7.2 percent in 2018

Visitor arrivals to Macau during the October Golden Week rose 7.2 percent year-on-year, reaching 890,000 visitors, according to data released by the Macao Government...

Online rummy now a “dangerous activity” in Telangana law

India president Ram Nath Kovind has given his approval of a new law in Telangana which places wagering and betting under the ambit of...

Parent increases stake in Grand Emperor Hotel to 75 percent

Emperor International Holdings, the majority owner of the Grand Emperor Hotel in Macau has boosted its stake in the property by 15 percent, according...


Mombetsu Racecourse to resume operations next week

Mombetsu Racecourse has announced that it will resume horse races from September 25, in spite of the fact that both the facility and the region have not yet entirely recovered from the September 6 Hokkaido earthquake.

Stepping up the pace

GameCo LLC, creator of the world’s first Video Game Gambling Machine, will showcase a key innovation whereby their games can achieve a similar pace of play as traditional slot machines, providing an increased level of Coin-In as well as a much greater degree of player engagement.

RTG releases new slot – Stardust

RTG Asia has announced the introduction of its newest, medium volatility, five-reel slot - Stardust. The slot follows the story of a fairy named...

TYM Performance

This year at G2E Las Vegas, Tangam will be unveiling TYM Floor Performance, a new product which revolutionizes how data is utilized by stakeholders to...

Macau stocks to be weighed by weak Q3 earnings: MS

While Macau’s casinos benefited from strong visitation during Golden Week, Morgan Stanley analysts warn that weak third-quarter earnings and cuts in 2019 estimates may...