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New Silkroad gets green light for Jeju IR

New Silkroad Culturaltainment said one of its units has received permission to build an integrated resort on Jeju island, which the company said will...

Suncity, Paradise in talks over Busan venture

Hong Kong-listed junket, Suncity Group, said it has signed a memorandum of understanding with South Korea’s Paradise on a possible cooperation in the operator’s Busan casino.

Korean govt using “China-style” internet censorship, say critics

The Korean government has come under criticism after blocking hundreds of gambling and porn websites using a method described as “China-style internet censorship,” The...

Sports integrity, lack of understanding, pose risks for esports wagering

The stellar projections for esports revenue have whet the appetite of online wagering operators, though the absence of regulation, questions over sports integrity and lack of expertise mean widespread adoption in the gambling industry may be far away.

Jeju cracking down on Korean overseas residents

Jeju authorities are stepping up their surveillance of Korean overseas residents attempting to enter the island’s casinos. Locals are banned from gambling in South Korea,...

Former Kangwon CEO to serve three years prison

The former head of state-run casino operator Kangwon Land has been sentenced to three years prison for conducting illicit hiring practices between 2011-2014, local...

Paradise Co. 2018 revenue gains 16 percent 

Paradise Co. reported an almost 16 percent gain in casino revenue for 2018, with both table games and machine revenue showing strong growth.

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South Korean casino operator, which runs four foreigner-only casinos -- Walker-hill, Jeju Grand, Incheon Paradise City and Busan Casino. Paradise City is a joint venture...

Paradise Co. Nov. sales drop 5 percent

Paradise Co. casino sales fell almost 5 percent in November as a gain in electronic gaming machine revenue failed to offset a drop in tables.
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Paradise October sales jump 39.2 percent

Paradise Entertainment posted a 39.2 percent jump in October casino sales from the same month last year, lead by table games.


DFA Secretary wants to end visa upon arrival policy

Foreign Affairs Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jr wants to remove the visas-upon-arrival privilege for foreigners, amid claims that the surge of Chinese tourists might be...

Paradise July revenue jumps 19 percent

Paradise Co, which operates four casinos in South Korea, reported a 19 percent gain in July revenue, driven by table games.

JCM brings Australia and Asia-Pacific expertise

JCM Global has been serving customers in Australia and the APAC region for decades. Now on stand 372 at the Australian Gaming Expo, JCM...

Wynn Crystal Pavilion construction due 2021

Wynn Macau says the construction of the Crystal Pavilion at its Wynn Palace on Cotai is expected to begin in late 2021. 

Donaco to appeal Cambodian arbitration court decision

Donaco International has filed an appeal against a decision made by a Cambodian arbitration court, which ruled in favor of the three Thai vendors...