Sunday, April 18, 2021


Macau hotel occupancy down by half during Golden Week

The MGTO reported that hotel occupancy in Macau over the Golden Week holiday was down by 50.4 percent over the Golden Week Holiday on...

Macau Q1 tourism spending falls

Macau tourist spending fell by 70.4 percent year-on-year in the first quarter of 2020, due mainly to a sharp decline in visitors in the...

Macau tourism industry suffers “huge blow” from Covid-19

Macao Government Tourism Office (MGTO) Director Maria Helena de Senna Fernandes described the impact of the Covid-19 infection and its associated policies as a...

MGTO claims strong record on implementation

The Macao Government Tourism Office (MGTO) claims that it has already implemented 81 percent of the actions and objectives outlined in the 2017 Macao Tourism Industry Development Master Plan.

MGTO aims to attract 30 million visitors to Macau

The government intends to attract around 30 million visitors to Macau this year, and persuade more to stay overnight, said Macau Government Tourist Office...

Macau hotel occupancy and prices down in 2015

The average occupancy rate of Macau’s three, four and five-star hotels decreased by 1.5 percentage points to 87.9 percent in Dec. 2015, compared to...

Macau Government Tourist Office not curator of online casino promotions

Following reports from mobile users receiving online casino related promotional messages, MGTO has clarified it had no affiliation or involvement in any of the related messages, and has since...
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.
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.
asia gaming briefings Dec 20

Asia Gaming Briefings – Dec 2020 Edition

Over the years, many of the answers have been remarkably prescient in their forecasts for the near-term direction of Asia’s gaming industry. However, we can safely say that no one came anywhere close to guessing what 2020 may have had in store.