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Bodog signs on with Arsenal

  Arsenal Football Club reached a three-year, "multi-million pound" deal to enlist Bodog as its official Asian betting partner. The British soccer team said Bodog...

Media group takes over Thunderbird resorts

Magnum Leisure Holdings Inc. reached a deal to buy two casino resorts from Thunderbird Resorts Inc. for a net after-tax price of $26.5 million....

Capacity growth lifts revenue for Travellers

Net profit for Travellers International Hotel Group Inc., operator of the Resorts World Manila casino hotel complex, rose 24.9 percent for the first half...

Universal Philippine license in jeopardy

Philippine Amusement and Gaming Corp. chief Cristino Naguiat Jr. said the government regulator will revoke Universal Entertainment Corp.'s gaming license for its planned $2...

Decline in Philippine slots and chip sales hits EGA

Entertainment Gaming Asia Inc.'s second quarter consolidated revenue dropped 5 percent to $5.8 million from a year earlier, with drops in both its chip...

Congressman calls on Pagcor to cut intelligence and ads

Philippine Amusement and Gaming Corp. has an annual intelligence budget of 250 million pesos ($5.74 million), according to Rufus Rodriguez, a congressman from Cagayan...

LRWC unwinding share trades after dividend error

The Philippine Stock Exchange allowed shares of Leisure & Resorts World Corp. to resume trading following a three-day suspension after the company began implementing...

Melco Crown finalizing hotel line up for Belle Grande

Melco Crown Entertainment Ltd. will announce branding for the hotel portion of the Belle Grande Manila Bay casino complex next month, Willy Ocier, vice...

Cebu police chief vows to curb illegal gambling

Noli Romana, the new police chief of Cebu city, said he will crackdown on illegal gambling in the city, responding to critics who had...

SBOBET signs on with Norwich City

SBOBET, the Philippine-based online bookmaker, signed an agreement to be the official Asian betting partner of Norwich City, the English Premier League club, following...
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. 

Instant and secure deposits

AstroPay is the pioneer payment solution for thousands of consumers in Latin America, Asia and Africa, who want to purchase online on international sites, that helps merchants access new markets through its main product, AstroPay Card.

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...

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 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...
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South Korea Casino Recovery

The fifth edition of the AGB Webinar Series will take you to South Korea, one of the first countries to reopen their gaming industry...

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SBC Awards 2020

Sigma Malta Show


Sigma Malta Show

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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.
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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.
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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.