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Guangdong covid-19 cases seen turning a corner

Guangdong health officials are reportedly upbeat over the slowing number of covid-19 infections and have even started to lift lockdowns in certain areas. 
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CAC to target illegal online gambling websites and promoters

The Cyberspace Administration of China (CAC) will be ramping up measures to tackle cross-border gambling networks, including precision strikes on overseas gambling groups, and enhanced supervision of blockchain services and related platforms. 

China police arrest 1,100 in crypto-related crackdown

Chinese police have arrested 1,100 people for allegedly using crypto-currencies for illegal purposes such as money laundering and internet fraud.

China ups supervision of blockchain in gambling crackdown

Cyberspace Administration of China has announced four new measures to crackdown on cross border gambling, including precision strikes on overseas gambling groups, stepping up oversight of blockchain platforms, consolidating the responsibility for online platforms and improving its regulatory structure.
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Sands participates in ‘Macao Week in Shanghai’ Mega Roadshow

Sands Resorts Macao is participating in ‘Macao Week in Shanghai’ from June 3 to 7, introducing The Londoner Macao integrated resort to local residents and tourism industry partners enthusiastic to learn more about the spectacular new British-themed property.

Guangdong covid cases now stands at 41 

The Guangdong province has detected another 10 cases of covid-19 in the past 24 hours, according to China’s Health Commission.

AGTech wins six sport lottery terminal projects 

AGTech Holdings has announced it has recently won six sport lottery terminal procurement bidding projects across a number of regions in China.
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ARF warns cryptocurrencies facilitating illegal gambling

The Asian Racing Federation is warning that the rising use of blockchain and cryptocurrencies is facilitating illegal online gambling and allowing operators to circumvent regulatory requirements. 

Glamping & RVs among new China travel preferences

Although much of the world is closed down to international travel, destinations interested in attracting the Mainland Chinese visitor should be aware of new trends and preferences and tailor their offer accordingly.
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China sees 914 “surrender” for cross border gambling

Chinese media reports that 914 people have voluntarily surrendered to the authorities for their involvement in cross border gambling.
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Australasian Gaming Expo (AGE) 2021

The Australasian Gaming Expo (AGE) is the place to see new products and services, network, attend thought-provoking seminars, seek business partners and generate sales....
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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.

Regulating the Game 2021

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Asia Gaming Briefings – June 2021 Edition

For this edition of our magazine, we focus on Southeast Asia, with a particular look at the Philippines. The country’s casino industry has been among the hardest hit in Asia, with the integrated resorts in Manila’s Entertainment City having remained mostly closed to the general public since the beginning of the crisis last year.
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Asia Gaming Briefings – April 2021 Edition

In this April edition of Asia Gaming Briefings we take the pulse of how the North Asia jurisdictions of Japan, Korea and the Russian Far East have fared.
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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.