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Bill Hornbuckle, MGM Resorts, CEO, President

Hornbuckle expects Macau to be in good position in 12 months

MGM Resorts president and CEO Bill Hornbuckle says he is hopeful that the company’s operations in Macau will be in a good position in around 12 months' time, despite a slower-than-desired recovery compared to their home market of Las Vegas. 
Crown Barangaroo

Blackstone likely down but not out

There are signs that Blackstone has not yet given up on Crown Resorts after Blackstone chief operating officer Jonathan Gray said his firm’s executives are “big believers in Australia” and was “committed to helping businesses realize their potential”.

Nagasaki demands investor exclusivity in Japan IR race

Nagasaki authorities say investors in entities that have qualified for the next portion of the prefecture’s RFP process will not be allowed to participate in similar bidding processes elsewhere in Japan.

Regulator dubious about IPI security deposit claims

Commonwealth Casino Commission Chair Edward Deleon Guerrero is skeptical about Imperial Pacific International’s claim that an investor that has put up US$5.59 million as a security deposit on behalf of the firm at a time when the mother company in Hong Kong is unwilling to do likewise.

Grand World Phu Quoc offers preview to 700 potential investors

About 700 potential investors were invited to Grand World Phu Quoc to get a preview of its entertainment offerings in advance of the facility’s grand opening, expected to create Vietnam’s “first sleepless city.”

Paradise Co. facing investor disinterest in bond issue

Paradise Co. is reportedly having great difficulty finding institutional investors interested in purchasing its bonds, as concerns are growing about the firm’s prospects in the wake of a Covid-19 downturn that may starve its foreigner-only casinos for quite some time.

New casino investor in Altai gambling zone

A new investor in Russia’s Altai Territory intends to go ahead with plans to construct a RUB3.5 billion casino, to open by 2024, according...

Kaliningrad parcels out land for casino investors

Authorities in Russia’s westernmost enclave, Kaliningrad are parceling out land in the Yantarnaya gambling zone to allow for more investment, according to a state...
Resorts World Catskills

Genting rejects Empire investor’s allegations

Genting Malaysia says a lawsuit filed by an investor against Empire Resorts is without merit.
Dream Sports

Dream 11 continues to attract investors

South African internet conglomerate Naspers is looking to buy a $100 million stake in online fantasy start-up Dream 11, local media reports.  Following bumper earnings...
AGE at ICC Sydney, 2021

Australasian Gaming Expo (AGE) 2021

The Australasian Gaming Expo (AGE) is the place to see new products and services, network, attend thought-provoking seminars, seek business partners and generate sales....
life after pogos

Life After POGOs – AGB Pop-Up Forum

The Philippines and Asia’s online gaming industry is going through uncertain times, with the gaming regulator seeing more and more operators leaving the country for greener pastures.
AGB Webinar - Acquiring and Retaining iGaming Customers

Acquiring & Retaining iGaming Customers

In this AGB Webinar Series, we covered the newest strategies for iGaming player acquisition and retention.

Regulating the Game 2021

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AGBriefings, June, 2021, Resorts World Las Vegas

Asia Gaming Briefings – June 2021 Edition

For this edition of our magazine, we focus on Southeast Asia, with a particular look at the Philippines. The country’s casino industry has been among the hardest hit in Asia, with the integrated resorts in Manila’s Entertainment City having remained mostly closed to the general public since the beginning of the crisis last year.
Asia Gaming Briefings, april 2021

Asia Gaming Briefings – April 2021 Edition

In this April edition of Asia Gaming Briefings we take the pulse of how the North Asia jurisdictions of Japan, Korea and the Russian Far East have fared.
Agbriefings February 21

Asia Gaming Briefings – Feb 2021 Edition

The world is bouncing back, or at least coming to grips with the fact that going forward not much will be the same as before. Commendably, this industry quickly understood the need to adapt to a new normal, and that the days of targeting the low hanging fruit of the VIP sector are gone.