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Baja Mar targets China players with Hong Kong office

Baha Mar Ltd., which is developing the $3.5bn Baha Mar integrated gaming resort project in The Bahamas, has said Gregory Djerejian, Executive Vice President,...

Iao Kun Group turnover down in 2013

Iao Kun Group Holding Company Limited, a holding company for VIP room gaming promoters, said December unaudited rolling chip turnover at the company's VIP...

CY Foundation returns to profit

Hong Kong-listed CY Foundation group said interim revenue slipped to HK$28.47 million in the six months to the end of September, from $29.72 million...

Hong Kong Jockey Club adds “Racing Touch” iPad App to its digital stable

The Hong Kong Jockey Club is continuing its digital development with a new “Racing Touch” app for the iPad Air and iPad mini. The...

Emperor Entertainment Hotel six-month revenue jumps 21 percent, ups dividend

Emperor Entertainment Hotel says its interim earnings per diluted share rose 22 percent to $0.22 in the six months to end September, as revenue...

Iao Kun Group confirms new sponsor for listing

Iao Kun Group Holding Company, which invests in VIP room gaming promoters, said it has hired Rothschild (Hong Kong) Limited as the new sponsor...

IGG teams with Dynam to develop Pachinko machines for Macau

IGG, an online games developer and operator, has signed a memorandum of understanding with Dynam Japan Holdings to help develop next-generation pachinko machines and...

Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan to take 9.15 percent stake in Louis XIII Holdings

Louis XIII Holdings says Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan, Canada’s largest single profession pension fund, will hold a 9.18 percent stake in the company following...

Iao Kun third-quarter profit drops 32 percent on higher commissions

Iao Kun Group Holding, formerly Asia Entertainment & Resources, said third-quarter non-GAAP income dropped 32.4 percent to $10.1 million, or $0.16 per diluted share,...

Carson Yeung denies money-laundering charges in Hong Kong testimony

Birmingham City Football Club owner Carson Yeung has wrapped up his testimony in a $93 million money-laundering trial in Hong Kong, local media reports....
Solid Gaming

Knowledge trumps content in Asia’s complex i-gaming world

In Asia’s complex and diverse igaming landscape, having the right content means business success only if one more key ingredient is included - market knowledge. 

Instant and secure deposits

AstroPay is the pioneer payment solution for thousands of consumers in Latin America, Asia and Africa, who want to purchase online on international sites, that helps merchants access new markets through its main product, AstroPay Card.

Australian market report: How to adapt to the new normal

Covid-19 forced the rapid and unexpected closure of venues across Australia, changing the operating environment with unprecedented speed and leaving managers scrambling to adapt...

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.
AGB Webinar Attracting Players, Not Fraudsters

Attracting players, not fraudsters

With sports betting restarting we are now seeing traffic levels return to pre-COVID levels. The same is unfortunately true for fraudulent activities as operators tempt players, both new and existing, with lucrative bonuses and attractive game offerings.
Winning The Future Chinese Tourist

Winning the Chinese Tourist & China Tourism Blacklist

The AGB Webinar hears from Professor Wolfgang Arlt of COTRI, Shirley Tam of Okada Manila and Desmond Lam of UMAC to discuss future expectations...
Sigma Malta Show

SIGMA Malta

Sigma Malta Show

SIGMA Manila

Regulating the Game 2021

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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.
asia gaming briefings OCT 20

Asia Gaming Briefings – Oct 2020 Edition

Before the Covid-19 crisis, tourism in the Greater Mekong Sub-Region was at a record high, on track to welcome 80 million visitors in 2019, generating some $90 billion in revenue.
asia gaming briefings Sep 20

Asia Gaming Briefings – Sep 2020 Edition

IN FOCUS: SPORTS BETTING Ball games bounce back. Major sporting events are slowly ramping up around the world and with them the drama and surprises, not all of them good for sports betting operators.