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Hokkaido pachinko parlor hit by armed robbery

In a rare event for normally peaceful Japan, an armed robber threatened the female manager of a Hokkaido pachinko parlor with a kitchen knife...

Macau operator stocks fall on Hainan baccarat news

Shares in Hong Kong-listed Macau operators dropped 3.7 percent on Tuesday on news up to five hotels on China’s Hainan island may be able to operate entertainment rooms with real money stakes, though Union Gaming says the initiative “poses no threat to Macau whatsoever.”

Stanley Ho ends era at SJM Holdings

Stanley Ho, known as the king of gambling, has formally retired from his post as chairman of SJM Holdings, ending a six-decade career in Macau’s gambling industry.

IR bill critics target article on moneylending

Article 85 of the IR Implementation Bill, which will allow operators to lend money to casino guests, is coming under particularly heavy criticism from...

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.
Offshore casinos allowed to remain on River Mandovi

Coronavirus live updates: Goa offshore casino staff test Covid-19 positive

The latest news and updates on the Covid-19 (coronavirus) - with regularly updated information relating to new cases, travel restrictions and other information to...
Solid Gaming

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. 

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Macau gaming law revision not likely until late 2021

Consolidation of the bases and advancement in adversity was the thrust of Macau Chief Executive’s policy address for 2021, though it gave little away when it came to the current pillar of the economy - the gaming industry. 
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Suppliers get igaming boost

Gaming suppliers, like all areas of the industry, have felt the pinch from the Covid-19 crisis, though their growing digital businesses have proved a bright spot and helped offset the impact of the crisis.

Macau Nov. GGR falls 70.5 percent

Macau's gross gambling revenue fell 70.5 percent year-on-year in November to MOP22.87 billion and was also down on the prior month, which brought in MOP26.44 billion.

Tak Chun offers payments for voluntary staff exits

The Tak Chun Group said it has been offering "ex-gratia" payments to staff who voluntarily leave the company for a limited time. "We believe that this scheme offers our staff a viable option for planning ahead under the current market condition," it said.

Singapore’s MBS visited twice by Covid carriers

Singapore's Marina Bay Sands has been visited twice in the past two weeks by known Covid-19 cases during their infectious period, according to the Ministry of Health.