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Slight possibility for MGM Cotai to open in 17Q2: Bernstein

While MGM Cotai is still on track for late 17Q1 completion, there is a possibility the opening may hit Q2, said Bernstein in a...

The 13 to open its doors in 16Q4

Macau’s highly anticipated luxury hotel “The 13”, is expected to be open in the fourth quarter of 2016, said The 13 Holdings in a...

Naga2 and NagaCity Walk positive for Cambodian operator

The construction progress of Naga2 and the forthcoming opening of NagaCity Walk are positive signs for the Cambodia-based casino operator, says Union Gaming who...

Further cost cutting will prove challenging: Deutsche Bank

Whilst Macau’s operators have employed cost mitigation and labor shifts, any further cost cutting will prove challenging given new supply and flattish revenue, said...

EveryMatrix opens new development office

EveryMatrix has announced the opening of a new development office in Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam. The new development team in Ho Chi Minh will work...

Manila Bay Resorts on track for December opening

Kazuo Okada’s Manila Bay Resorts is on track to open by year end, local media reports. Tiger Resort president Steve Wolstenholme recently commented that the...

Ho Tram opens new Hanoi office

The Ho Tram Project Company on Wednesday cut the ribbons on its new Hanoi office, used to support the company’s sales and leasing efforts. According...

Philippines’ Midori casino opens to public

The Midori Clark Hotel’s casino in the Philippines is now open to the public after its soft opening on April 27. Dr Irineo Alvaro, president...

Magic Crystal to open in Yantarnaya gaming zone

The Yantarnaya gaming zone’s first gaming facility has been unveiled, situated in Russia's western-most region of Kaliningrad, NewKaliningrad.ru reports. Magic Crystal, a two storey building...

Macau gaming slump could end in Feb; Wilfred Wong

Sand China Ltd’s president and chief operating officer Wilfred Wong says he expects the slump in Macau’s gaming industry to end as early as...

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.
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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...

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SBC Awards 2020

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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.