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Suncity Group to use fiscal reserves to cover shareholder losses

Casino and junket operator Suncity Group on Tuesday announced fiscal measures to “enhance shareholders’ confidence” in the group’s future prospects.  In a note sent to...

NZ gaming venues to reopen on Thursday

From Thursday businesses other than bars can reopen, including retail stores, malls, playgrounds, cinemas, and gyms, but with strict physical distancing and hygiene requirements.  People...

Singapore IRs step up virus prevention measures

Singapore’s two integrated resorts have stepped up precautionary measures to limit the spread of the coronavirus, whilst rolling out promotions to draw more local...

Wynn donates 1 million medical facemasks to Macau government

With the COVID-19 outbreak having caused a shortage of medical supplies in many countries, Wynn today announced its donation of 1 million medical masks...

POGO to implement measures against viral outbreak

Philippine Offshore Gaming Operators (POGO) have agreed to implement measures against the coronavirus after the country’s first death from the viral disease on Saturday,...

PAGCOR supports anti-pandemic measures

The Philippine Amusement and Gaming Corporation has announced it is supporting the efforts of the Department of Health (DoH) in monitoring the entry of...

Macau spares no effort to control virus outbreak

The Macau government has announced a wide range of measures in relation to its disease controlling efforts in the midst of the pneumonia outbreak...

DICJ asks operators to reinforce preventative measures

The Gaming Inspection and Coordination Bureau (DICJ) has asked its local gaming operators to reinforce preventive measures in their casinos, amid the outbreak of...

MGM 2020 EBITDA target too ambitious: Bernstein

Measures enacted as part of MGM Resorts’ “MGM 2020 Plan” will lead to an improvement in EBITDA, but is unlikely to meet the company’s...

NZ looks to further tighten regulations on igaming

A government consultation document on online gambling has raised the possibility of greater regulation including a licensing regime similar to that operating in the...

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