Saturday, January 19, 2019

HEADLINES

MGM Resorts expands board with hedge fund veteran

MGM Resorts International today announced the appointment of Keith A. Meister to the company's board of directors, effective Friday, January 18. With his appointment,...

Bernstein forecasts 3 percent GGR growth in 2019

VIP headwinds are likely to cause further deceleration of the sector in 2019, and may knock-on to the higher end of the mass market,...

BOSA to debate federal oversight of US sports betting

PASPA may have fallen, but its long-awaited demise hasn’t quite signaled the end of federal intervention into sports betting, say organizers of Betting on...

Shizuoka’s Makinohara city may be preparing IR bid

Operating below the media radar, there are indications that an IR bid may soon emerge from Makinohara city in Shizuoka Prefecture, a coastal community...

Corona Casino to open Saturday, to admit locals

The Corona Casino in Phu Quoc island is scheduled to open for business on Saturday becoming the first in Vietnam to admit locals onto the floor under a three-year pilot scheme.

Get Nice teams with Shotoku Rinaldo for IR bid

Hong Kong-listed Get Nice Holdings, the former owner of Macau’s Waldo casino, has formed a joint venture with Shitoku Rinaldo Corp. to bid for a licence in Shizuoka Prefecture in Japan.

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Asia Live Tech shortlisted for best online casino supplier in London awards

It has been truly a great 2018 for Asia Live Tech with a series of new features being introduced to the market and at the same time being one of the very few Asian iGaming companies to ever have been shortlisted in the Las Vegas Global Gaming Awards.

S. Korean company plans Primoyre golf course

South Korean company Dongnam Industry is planning to invest about $30 million into the construction of a golf course in the Primorye gambling zone. The...

PAGCOR calls out Philweb’s “absurd” bias claims

The Philippine Amusement & Gaming Corporation has furiously denied claims that the auditing requirements placed on Philweb are biased in favor of one of...

Caesars enters into agreement to delay CEO resignation

U.S. casino operator Caesars Entertainment has entered into an agreement with outgoing CEO Mark Frissora to delay his resignation date to April 30, 2019....

IPI to host part of All Japan Poker Championship (AJPC) tournament

Saipan’s Imperial Pacific Resort Hotel has become part of the Asian Tour circuit of the All Japan Poker Championship (AJPC), with the poker event...

ASEAN Gaming Summit 2019

The third edition of ASEAN Gaming Summit is set to impress once again, drawing over 300 operators, suppliers, and regulators from Asia’s online and land-based...