Wednesday, December 2, 2020
Home Indochina

Indochina

New Bhutan government to revive India lottery sales

  Tshering Tobgay, the incoming prime minister, said his People’s Democratic Party would revive Bhutan's lottery following its surprise election victory last week on a...

Donaco to raise stake in Lao Cai casino hotel

  Donaco International Ltd. reached an agreement in principle to raise its stake in the Lao Cai International Hotel to 95 percent from 75 percent...

Fired and striking workers return to NagaWorld

  NagaWorld casino staff returned to work after a court declared their two-week strike illegal and ordered them to halt the action. Hundreds of workers...

Border town attracting scams

  Up to 25 Vietnamese have been arrested and given prison terms in Bavet, a city near the Vietnam border, for holding captive gamblers unable...

NagaWorld fires staff over strike

  NagaWorld has "terminated/suspended" 413 workers for participating in what the casino called an illegal strike. About 1,000 staff have been on strike for two...

NagaWorld worker protest broken up

  NagaWorld security guards and police broke up a protest involving more than 500 workers who had been picketing in a park across the street...

ACDL to manage Ho Tram on own

    Asian Coast Development (Canada) Ltd. plans to open the casino and first hotel tower in the Ho Tram resort complex on July 26 under...

Soccer gambling den busted

  More than 30 police raided a soccer gambling den in an apartment in Pattaya, arresting 53 suspected gamblers and seizing 70,000 baht in cash...

Queenco cheered by early results

Queenco Leisure International Ltd. generated  €500,000 ($654,000) in gross gaming revenue from its new casino in Sihanoukville. The London-listed company posted earnings before interest,...

Gambling laws to be reviewed

  Myanmar will review the status of gambling under its 1993 tourism law under a tourism master plan developed with the Asian Development Bank and...

Getting through to the other side

We enter a week, and the final month of the year, with a global economy tipping wildly between extremes of optimism and pessimism.
Offshore casinos allowed to remain on River Mandovi

Coronavirus live updates: Goa offshore casino staff test Covid-19 positive

The latest news and updates on the Covid-19 (coronavirus) - with regularly updated information relating to new cases, travel restrictions and other information to...
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. 

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

news, macau, gambling

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.