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China Vanguard unit enters accord with HK Gaming Technology

China Vanguard said its wholly owned Bozone unit has entered into a two-year accord with HK Gaming Technology. Under the agreement, HK Gaming will...

Entertainment Gaming Asia Q3 net loss widens, revenue dips

Entertainment Gaming Asia said its third-quarter net loss widened to $309,000 from $103,000 the same period a year ago. Revenue dipped to $5.65 million...

Iao Kun Group Holding seeks new sponsor for HK listing

Iao Kun Group, which owns VIP room gambling promoters, said it is looking for a new sponsor for its planned application for a listing...

Football betting boosts HK Jockey Club revenues

The Hong Kong Jockey Club (HKJC), which opened up to football betting a decade ago, had turnover of HK$50.6 billion (US$6.5 billion) in 2012/2013....

Hong Kong police crackdown on triads, seize $690,000 from gaming dens

Hong Kong police have raided 67 locations in Kowloon East and arrested 58 people suspected of being members of the Sun Yee On triad,...

Genting to Build $960.4 Mln vessel to tap growing Asia cruise market

Genting Hong Kong, the operator of Star Cruises, said it has agreed on a US $960.4 million contract to build a cruise ship designed...

Neptune’s fortunes rise

Junket room investor Neptune Group Ltd. announced in a filing to the Hong Kong Stock Exchange that its annual profits rose 26 percent in...

Hong Kong boats lure gamblers away from Macau

Visitors on the eight casino boats which leave Hong Kong to sail into international waters each night have risen by 9 percent to 615,328 in...

HK Jockey Club sets opening day record

Thhe Hong Kong Jockey Club generated a record HK$1.032 billion ($133.1 million) in bets on the first day of its new racing season, up...

HKJC chief cautious on outlook

Winfried Engelbrecht-Bresges, chief executive of the Hong Kong Jockey Club, predicted betting turnover will rise 2 percent to 3 percent in the   new season...
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 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.