Tuesday, July 16, 2024
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The Star shuts down all EGMs and ETGs due to ‘system issues’

The Star Entertainment Group has switched off all of its Electronic Gaming Machines and Electronic Table Games at three properties from July 13th due to ‘system performance issues’.

Majority of Macau players employ legitimate fund transfer methods: Citigroup

The robust gaming demand in Macau justifies the view that concerns over a crackdown on illegal money flows are overdone, according to Citigroup.

Seized POGO hubs could be used by Philippine government

Buildings seized from illegal Philippine Offshore Gaming Operators could potentially be repurposed for use by government agencies following civil forfeiture cases.

SkyCity Entertainment Group welcomes new CEO as strategic overhaul begins

SkyCity Entertainment Group in New Zealand has announced that Jason Walbridge has begun his tenure as the company's new CEO.

Hong Kong Jockey Club’s turnover down 4.5% to $17.3B in 2023/24 Season

The Hong Kong Jockey Club reported a total turnover of HK$134.7 billion ($17.3 billion) for 2023/24 Season, slightly down 4.5 percent from HK$141.1 billion ($18.1 billion) in the previous year.

Okada Manila’s 2Q24 GGR drops 21.8% due to VIP and slot decline

Tiger Resort, Leisure and Entertainment Inc., the operator of Okada Manila in the Philippines, disclosed GGR of $194 million for 2Q24, marking a 21.8 percent decrease largely attributed to declines in VIP and gaming machines.

Philippines Senate orders arrest of ‘POGO Mayor’ Alice Guo 

The Office of the Philippines’ Senate Sergeant at Arms (OSAA) deployed four teams to execute arrest warrants for suspended Bamban, Tarlac Mayor Alice Guo and seven others. 

Star Entertainment receives approval for CFO and Sydney Casino CEO appointments

Australian gaming operator The Star Entertainment Group Limited has announced the regulatory approval of two key leadership positions within the company.

PAGCOR announces significant net income growth for first half of 2024

The Philippine Amusement and Gaming Corporation (PAGCOR) has reported a substantial increase in its net income for the first half of 2024, reaching PHP6.56 billion ($112.34 million).

Curacao reopens its gambling licensing portal

The Curacao Gaming Control Board (GCB) is re-opening is online portal for gambling license applications on the 15th of July.