Saturday, May 25, 2024
HomeNewsDaily Asia Gaming eBrief: eGaming could surpass land-based GGR

Daily Asia Gaming eBrief: eGaming could surpass land-based GGR

Good Morning. The times are a changing, and while traditional bricks and mortar casinos will continue to be important, PAGCOR’s Chairman says that eGaming is likely to be the future – predicting the segment’s GGR contributions could surpass its land-based cousins. Meanwhile, things are moving quickly in Thailand, with a study suggesting IRs could increase visitor spend by half. And in Singapore, The Waterfront development is set to start construction later this year.

What you need to know

On the radar

AGB Intelligence


PAGCOR excited about growth in eGaming segment

PAGCOR’s Chairman and CEO, Alejandro H. Tengco, says that he’s most excited about the growth in the eGaming sector in the Philippines, with expectations that gross gaming revenue generated from the segment could even top that of its land-based casinos. The official also laid out the sale plans for Casino Filipino, saying they haven’t yet settled on a final price.

Corporate Spotlight

Sumsub takes the lead in gaming fraud protection

Sumsub @ ASEAN 2024

Sumsub, a full-cycle verification platform, proudly sponsored the ASEAN Gaming Summit 2024. Their sponsorship reaffirmed their commitment to helping gaming companies combat fraud amidst the escalating threat of illicit activities in the region. Sumsub took centre stage with an insightful panel discussion on How can PAGCOR use AI for Responsible Gaming/AML compliance.

Basketball player Kai Sotto is the new 1xBet ambassador in Asia

Kai Sotto, Basketball player, 1xBet ambassador, Asia

1xBet, a leading global betting company, proudly announces its partnership with rising basketball star Kai Sotto. Hailing from the Philippines, Kai Sotto will serve as the brand ambassador, championing basketball in his homeland and across various Asian nations, extending the 1xBet brand presence across Asia.

Industry Updates


AGBrief Editorial
AGBrief Editorial
The AGBrief Editorial Team is a group of contributors living around the world that are connected to Asia Gaming Brief. They are active members in pursuing the sources of our news, making them reliable and accurate for our readers.