Monday, May 27, 2019

HEADLINES

Dynam’s slot machine ambitions appear limited

Dynam Japan Holdings, the nation’s largest pachinko operator by number of halls, has developed its first slot machine for the Macau market in cooperation with Singapore-based Weike Gaming Technology, but its near-term ambitions appear to be limited.

Collaborative approach needed to address gambling addiction

Japan’s need to confront gambling addiction is immediate and will require a collaborative approach to be fully effective, according to Laura McAllister Cox, vice-president of regulatory compliance and legal counsel for Rush Street Japan, one of the international IR operators interested in gaining a license in a regional market.

Jumbo catching market attention with fish game

Jumbo Technology said its fishing  game has seen a lot of success since its launch at G2E Asia last year, with two IRs going live this year and a couple of others also coming online.

Tourist tax will affect city’s tourism: Ambrose So

SJM chief executive officer Ambrose So said he believes a tourism tax imposed on visitors will “certainly affect the city’s tourism,” local media reports. Last...

Consumer protection measures come into effect across Australia

Certain gambling inducements have now been banned across Australia, after a number of measures from the National Consumer Protection Framework (NCPF) came into effect...

Sands China joins list of operators offering CPF scheme

Employees of Sands China will be able to enroll in the government-promoted Non-Mandatory Central Provident Fund (CPF) Scheme starting from July 1 this year,...

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Comtrade integrates EGM protocol stacks into Incredible Technologies’ slot machines

Comtrade Gaming, the premier technology provider to the gaming industry, announced that their G2S (Game to System) EGM protocol stacks will be integrated into...

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Australasian Gaming Expo & Seminar 2019

Featuring well over 200 exhibitors, and welcoming more than 6,000 attendees across 19,000 square meters of exhibition space, the Australasian Gaming Expo (AGE) is the biggest hospitality...

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Due to take place at the Sofitel in Phnom Penh from 10-11 September 2019, the Mekong Gaming Summit 2019 will gather operators, regulators, ministers,...