Wednesday, September 18, 2019

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Cotai Water Jet cuts another six ferry routes

Ferry services provider Cotai Water Jet has announced it plans to remove six daily Macau-Hong Kong ferry routes starting from next month.  The cancellation follows...

Grand Lisboa opening likely Jan 2021: MS

Morgan Stanley analysts expect a further delay in the opening of the Grand Lisboa Palace, which was previously expected to open in the second...

POGO overtakes IT-BPM in salary, office space demand

Philippine Offshore Gaming Operations (POGOs) workers are given bigger salaries compared to call centers, according to research from Leechiu Property Consultants, local media reports. In...

Caesars pledges $1 million for RG efforts

Caesars Entertainment Corporation has honored the 30th anniversary of its Responsible Gaming program by pledging more than $1 million to the National Center for...

Anti-casino rallies in Yokohama and Osaka

Saturday the 14th witnessed two separate rallies by opponents of casino legalization, one in Yokohama and the other in Osaka. The larger of the two...

Kuwana mayor supports IR bid investigation

Kuwana Mayor Narutaka Ito indicated at a press conference on the 13th that he supports an investigation by the Mie Prefectural Government of an...

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Yamashita

Yokohama opts to enter the IR race

The municipal government told reporters on Monday that Yokohama’s long period of indecision had ended and that Mayor Fumiko Hayashi would announce later in the week that her city would seek to host a major urban IR at the 47-hectare Yamashita Pier location.

China cracks online gambling ring

Chinese police have busted an online gambling ring in Guangdong, Shandong and Fujian, with initial estimates putting the capital involved at 60 million yuan ($1.4 million), state-run news agency Xinhua reports.

Genting Malaysia posts Q2 profit

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Hoiana golf course soft opening Sept. 23

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Internet casino bust in Sakai City, Osaka

Police arrested eight people in connection with an illegal internet casino called Peach in Sakai city, Osaka Prefecture on Tuesday, including a senior member of the Yamaguchi-gumi yakuza gang.

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