Tuesday, May 26, 2020

HEADLINES

Okada Manila to lay off over 1,000 staff members

Okada Manila President Takashi Oya announced to staff on Tuesday that more than one thousand employees would be laid off as part of a...

Breaking: Macau gambling mogul, Stanley Ho dies at age 98

Stanley Ho, who dominated Macau’s casino industry for four decades before the market was opened for competition in 2002, passed away on Tuesday, 26th...

Japan lifts state of emergency in remaining prefectures

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has put an end to the country’s state of emergency, lifting the order for Tokyo and its surrounding areas...

At least 200 to lose racing jobs as country eases restrictions

At least two hundred staff in New Zealand’s off-track betting agency the TAB will lose their jobs due to a sharp downturn in racing...

Bernstein reduces GGR estimates for May

Analysts from Bernstein Research have further reduced its Macau GGR estimates for the month of May, with border and travel restrictions continuing to impact...

MGM recognized globally and regionally for HR efforts

Casino operator MGM Resorts has announced it has attained seven accolades both regionally and globally in relation to its human resources and talent development...

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Aristocrat stands down, lays off a total of 1,200 employees

Aristocrat Leisure announced on Monday that it would be standing down approximately 1,000 of its roughly 4,000 staff members, principally in its land-based sales,...

Senator wants POGOs to pay up and stay out

A Philippines senator has urged the government to bar offshore gaming operators from reopening once the Luzon-lockdown is lifted, local media reports.  In a report...

AGB Webinar: Can esports fill the void?

With the traditional sports calendar all but completely slashed in the wake of the COVID-19, eSports has been making headlines around the world. While esports...
ASEAN Gaming Summit

ASEAN Gaming Summit

  The ASEAN Gaming Summit returns on 22-23 September 2020 at the Shangri-La BGC in Manila, the Philippines for its high-anticipated fourth edition. Following popular demand, the three-day...