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Ladbrokes and GVC renew talks on $5.2 billion merger

GVC is in detailed talks for a GBP3.9 billion ($5.23 billion) acquisition of Ladbrokes Coral, the two companies said in an announcement to the...

GoWild prepares for UK expansion

GoWild has been awarded a Remote Gambling Operating License by the UK Gambling Commission. As part of the due diligence process in granting the license,...

Genting Malaysia reports jump in 16Q2 profit

Casino operator Genting Malaysia has reported solid performance in the second quarter of 2016, helped by strong results in its UK casino operations, according...

Brexit to have minimal impact on Macau

The impact of UK leaving the European Commission is likely to be minimal for Macau’s gaming industry, given its reliance on domestic Chinese demand,...

Former William Hill head of innovation moves to Sun Bets

Australian wagering giant Tabcorp has appointed Jamie Hart as executive director of Sun Bets, a News UK joint venture focusing on the UK and...

Tabcorp to enter UK online gambling market within six months

Australia’s largest bookmaker, Tabcorp says it is preparing to enter UK’s GBP 3 billion (US$4.2 billion) a year online gambling market with News UK...

Genting launches new live dealer casino

Malaysia-based Genting has announced a new online live casino, Genting Casino & Live Casino, featuring dedicated dealers on Genting exclusive tables, according to a...

Genting’s Resorts World Birmingham to open Oct. 21

Genting’s £150 ($230 million) million leisure destination Resorts World Birmingham in England is due to open on October 21, though its casino will launch...

DJI becomes Arsenal FC lottery partner in China

Chinese lottery operator DJI Holdings PLC said it has signed an agreement with North London football club Arsenal to be the team’s official lottery...

Ladbrokes, Coral agree on merger deal

The boards of Ladbrokes and Coral have agreed on a merger deal that will have a net revenue of £2.1 billion and a marker...

All set for the FBM slots expansion campaign in Asia

FBM has been developing its slots offer over the last three years, with operations established in Europe and North America. The company is now accelerating its slots expansion campaign in Asia
Life After Pogos

Life After POGOs – AGB Dossier

This Dossier results from the “Life After POGOs” editorial project by Asia Gaming Brief which culminated with a pop-up digital forum on 9th December to discuss potentials ramifications in the industry.
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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.
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.
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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.