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Two multi-billion dollar resorts proposed in northeast Vietnam

A prominent Vietnamese business man, Dao Hong Tuyen, has made a fact finding mission together with senior executives of US firm ISC Group to...

New eco casino resort approved in Vietnam

A new casino eco-tourism project has been approved by authorities in the southern Vietnamese province of Kien Giang.  The eco-resort is to be located...

Vietnamese singer facing charges over illegal gambling

Proceedings have begun against Kim Tu Long, a well-known traditional singer and actor whose legal name is Hoang Kim Long, for illegal gambling. Long was...

21 arrested over Pattaya bar racing bets

Police and officers from the Department of Special Investigations arrested four Thais and 17 foreigners in a raid on the The Members Lounge bar...

Vietnamese company in talks for $7.5 billion casino project

Dao Hong Tuyen, the chairman of Vietnam's Tuan Chau Group, said he is in discussions with various partners for a $7.5 billion casino project...

67 arrested in raid on Phnom Penh online operation

Anti-terrorism police arrested 30 Cambodians and 37 foreigners for alleged involvement with an online gambling operation after raiding three villas in an upscale neighborhood....

VIP tables drive profit rise for Lao Cai casino

Profits for the Lao Cai International Hotel casino in Vietnam rose 85 percent to A$4.75 million in the year ended June 30 as revenues...

Casinos Austria lobbies Vietnamese

Karl Stoss, chief executive of Casinos Austria AG, met with the Ministry of Finance to discuss a computerized lottery project in Vietnam, local media...

Interblock wins Ho Tram order

Slovenia's Interblock won an order to supply 104 game stations for baccarat and roulette to The Grand-Ho Tram Strip. The company recently installed its...

EGA partner revealed as governor’s wife

Entertainment Gaming Asia Inc. has paid at least $500,000 to the wife of a Cambodian provincial governor who controls the Pailin site of the...
Life After Pogos

Life After POGOs – AGB Dossier

This Dossier results from the “Life After POGOs” editorial project by Asia Gaming Brief which culminated with a pop-up digital forum on 9th December to discuss potentials ramifications in the industry.

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...
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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.
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.
asia gaming briefings Dec 20

Asia Gaming Briefings – Dec 2020 Edition

Over the years, many of the answers have been remarkably prescient in their forecasts for the near-term direction of Asia’s gaming industry. However, we can safely say that no one came anywhere close to guessing what 2020 may have had in store.
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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.