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Donaco swings to profit on Vietnam, cost controls

Donaco International said it swung to a profit in the September quarter, helped by a strong performance from its property in Vietnam and reduced costs.

Monks march to demand casino demolition

A group of Cambodian monks and activists are marching to Sihanoukville to demand the demolition of a casino that was closed on environmental concerns. 

Online gambling ring busted in HCMC

Authorities have busted a $130 million gambling ring in Ho Chi Minh City, arresting 11 individuals, local media reports. Nearly 100 police officers from the ...
Bangkok, Thailand

Majority of Thais gamble, report finds

A new survey has found that 30.42 million Thais, or 57 percent of the population, have participated in gambling this year, despite a government ban.

NagaCorp faces union backlash over dismissal, wage dispute

Hong Kong-listed NagaCorp is under fire from labor rights groups after dismissing a union leader amid an ongoing wage dispute, Nikkei Asian Review reports.  The...

Education Ministry secretary denies links to online gaming

Cambodia’s Education Ministry secretary of state, Sar Sokha has denied allegations of backing illegal gaming operators, local media reports. Mr. Sokha on Monday said that...

Casino Corona turns profit in first six months of operation

Casino Corona posted a pre-tax profit of VND108 billion (US$4.7 million) in the first six months of operation, according to reports. The casino, which opened...
Naga 2

Nagacorp 9-mo. GGR rises 20 percent, mass leads

Nagacorp, the operator of the NagaWorld resort in Phnom Penh, reported that gross gaming revenue in the first nine months of the year rose 20 percent, with the mass market slightly outperforming the VIP sector.
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Locals gaming underwhelms

Vietnam’s hotly anticipated locals gaming program has got off to a slow start, with remote locations and red tape cited as key factors in deterring visitation.

NagaCorp expected to outperform peers: MS

NagaCorp has outperformed properties in Asia and moving forward its outlook is better than that for Macau, Singapore and the Philippines, according to Morgan Stanley Asia. 

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IMF explains Macau forecast cut

The IMF has explained why it cut Macau’s economic forecasts for this year,  blaming a negative performance in the first half, falling investment and lower gambling revenue.