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Resom in new Subic resort plan

  South Korea's Resom Resort Inc. plans to invest 20 billion pesos ($465 million) to develop a casino resort complex at Subic Bay (about 100...

Dafabet replaces Genting at Aston Villa

  Asian Betting and Gaming Enterprise's Dafabet brand signed a two-year deal to replace Genting Group as the main club sponsor of English Premier League...

PLDT in further PhilWeb share sale

  Philippine Long Distance Telephone Co. sold 93.45 million shares in PhilWeb Corp. back to the company for 1.01 billion pesos ($23.5 million). The sale...

Okada investigation report due

  A three-person investigation team is to submit its report into allegations that Universal Entertainment Corp. paid bribes to advance its Manila Bay Resorts casino...

Temasek reveals Melco stake

  Singapore state investment company Temasek Holdings disclosed that it has built up a stake of 222.24 million shares, or 5.02 percent, in Melco Crown...

Heritage Hotel casino to close

  Philippine Amusement and Gaming Corp. will close its casino in the Heritage Hotel Manila after 20 years of operations. The state-owned operator has told...

Ex-Pagcor chief barred from travel

  The Sandiganbayan anti-corruption court barred Efraim Genuino, the former chairman of Philippine Amusement and Gaming Corp., from leaving the country after he posted bail...

Malaysians arrested over online gambling site

  National Bureau of Investigation agents arrested eight foreigners, mostly Malaysians, for allegedly operating an illegal online casino from a Manila condominium. The eight are...

Clark casino hotel expands

  The Widus Resort & Casino in the Clark Freeport Zone is nearly doubling its room count to 233 from 119 due to growing passenger...

Robinsons breaks off Universal talks

  Robinsons Land Corp. has ended talks to join with Universal Entertainment Corp. as a partner in the Japanese company's $2 billion Manila Bay Resorts...
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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. 

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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


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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.