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Bigger things may be in the works at SG

Bigger things may be in the works at SG: Union Gaming

Scientific Games may have “bigger things” in the works, including a strategic transaction, after announcing a management refresh on Monday, according to a note from Union Gaming.

MGM announces early retirement of CEO

MGM China has announced its CEO Grant Bowie will retire with effect from May 31, which was earlier than analysts had been expecting.

Summit Ascent executive director quits due to strategic differences

Summit Ascent, the operator of the Tigre de Cristal in the Russian Far East, said its CEO Eric Landheer has quit the company due to differences of opinion with the board over strategic business development.
Crown Resorts

Crown appoints Alan McGregor as CFO

Crown Resorts said it has appointed long-term finance executive Alan McGregor as its new chief financial officer. 
New Manila Bay

International Entertainment appoints new CFO

International Entertainment said Li Shui Keung ceased to be chief financial officer with effect from Oct. 22.
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Donaco proposes name change

Donaco is proposing a name change to Pan Asian Leisure as a statement that it’s leaving the past behind following an “unacceptable” financial performance.
Tiger Palace, Nepal

Silver Heritage chairman, non-exec. director quit

Silver Heritage Group said its Chairman James Spenceley and Non-Executive Director Michael Bassett have resigned from their positions to pursue other interests. In a statement...
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Donaco investors seek board overhaul

Donaco said that its largest shareholder has requested an EGM to consider a resolution calling for the entire board of directors to be ousted.

Takenaka’s new leadership targets Yumeshima development contracts

The Osaka-based Takenaka Corporation, one of Japan’s big five construction companies, has launched a new leadership team with its eyes clearly focused on gaining development contracts related to the 2025 World Expo and the anticipated Yumeshima IR.

Nagacorp shakes up management team

Nagacorp said it is shaking up its management team, with a new executive deputy chairman and chief financial officer, to help position the company...

Getting through to the other side

We enter a week, and the final month of the year, with a global economy tipping wildly between extremes of optimism and pessimism.
Solid Gaming

Knowledge trumps content in Asia’s complex i-gaming world

In Asia’s complex and diverse igaming landscape, having the right content means business success only if one more key ingredient is included - market knowledge. 

Instant and secure deposits

AstroPay is the pioneer payment solution for thousands of consumers in Latin America, Asia and Africa, who want to purchase online on international sites, that helps merchants access new markets through its main product, AstroPay Card.

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 Attracting Players, Not Fraudsters

Attracting players, not fraudsters

With sports betting restarting we are now seeing traffic levels return to pre-COVID levels. The same is unfortunately true for fraudulent activities as operators tempt players, both new and existing, with lucrative bonuses and attractive game offerings.
Winning The Future Chinese Tourist

Winning the Chinese Tourist & China Tourism Blacklist

The AGB Webinar hears from Professor Wolfgang Arlt of COTRI, Shirley Tam of Okada Manila and Desmond Lam of UMAC to discuss future expectations...
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South Korea Casino Recovery

The fifth edition of the AGB Webinar Series will take you to South Korea, one of the first countries to reopen their gaming industry...
Sigma Malta Show

SIGMA Malta

Sigma Malta Show

SIGMA Manila

Regulating the Game 2021

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Asia Gaming Briefings – Nov 2020 Edition

While nowhere in the world has escaped the economic fallout from the Covid-19 crisis, Macau has been hit harder than most, with forecasts for gross domestic product to shrink more than 50 percent this year.
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Asia Gaming Briefings – Oct 2020 Edition

Before the Covid-19 crisis, tourism in the Greater Mekong Sub-Region was at a record high, on track to welcome 80 million visitors in 2019, generating some $90 billion in revenue.
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Asia Gaming Briefings – Sep 2020 Edition

IN FOCUS: SPORTS BETTING Ball games bounce back. Major sporting events are slowly ramping up around the world and with them the drama and surprises, not all of them good for sports betting operators.