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Filling international visitor gaps

Filling international visitor gaps

Jurisdictions around Asia are noting a strong surge in domestic tourism as a result of the pandemic, but border reopenings remain some way off and local traffic is unlikely to do enough to offset lost revenue in the IR industry.

Myanmar military officers probed on alleged gambling bribes

The Myanmar military is investigating at least three senior officers for allegedly accepting bribes from the Karen Border Guard Force.

Fincy pulls out of Chinese-backed gambling project in Myanmar

Singapore-based financial services firm Fincy has announced it will withdraw from a controversial development project run by Chinese investors accused of involvement in  cryptocurrency and online casino operations near the Thai border in Myanmar’s Karen State. 
Dozens of Sihanoukville casinos may be down for the count

Dozens of Sihanoukville casinos may be down for the count

A combination of the ban on online gambling and the impact of the coronavirus mean that dozens of Sihanoukville casinos may have closed their...

NagaCorp says opening momentum sustained

NagaCorp said the momentum it has seen on its gaming floors since reopening to the public in August appears to have been sustained through to end September, led by the mass market.
Cambodia parliament passes gaming law

Cambodia parliament passes gaming law

Cambodia’s National Assembly has unanimously approved a long-awaited law to govern the country’s casinos. 
Cambodia casino reopenings underway

Cambodia casino reopenings underway

Cambodia’s more than one hundred casinos are in the process of reopening, according to a report in the Phnom Penh Post. The report quotes Ministry...
Thailand steps up action against online gambling

Thailand steps up action against online gambling

Thailand has threatened legal action against internet service providers and cellphone operators if they fail to take action to block gambling websites. 
Vietnam authorities arrest 22 in major online gambling ring bust

Vietnam authorities arrest 22 in major online gambling ring bust

More than a hundred officers from the Ministry of Public Security and the Central Highlands province of Gia Lai raided multiple locations, mainly in...
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Donaco announces reopening of Star Vegas

Donaco International said its Star Vegas property in Cambodia reopened on Friday, though on a limited basis to test operational systems.

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