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Time to Regroup and Refocus Macau junket operator David Group to consolidate local operations and expand overseas
Wednesday, 04 February 2015 16:38

Rising Wave Gaming in South Korea is set for a dramatic expansion
Wednesday, 04 February 2015 16:13
Cotai Act II Galaxy is bringing Broadway to Macau on 27th May
Wednesday, 04 February 2015 16:02

The BIG Bankruptcy Caesars has a novel plan for rescuing its largest and most indebted subsidiary from a sea of red ink more than $18 billion deep. But creditors are skeptical, lawsuits are flying, and time is running out
Tuesday, 13 January 2015 11:48
Challenging Manifesto US$1 billion in resort casino plans are under fire in Sri Lanka’s presidential election
Tuesday, 13 January 2015 11:38

Excluding the Vulnerable Despite the proliferation of casino resorts in Macau over the past decade, the prevalence of gambling among the general population has actually declined. Yet employees in the gaming industry have become disproportionately susceptible to developing gambling problems, prompting calls to keep ...
Wednesday, 10 December 2014 17:30

Running Late Manila’s ramping up in a big way — but when?
Tuesday, 14 October 2014 15:29

Pressure Relief The Macau government is eyeing a number of measures to help ease the city’s sky-high property prices and strained transport infrastructure. Though the details are still unclear, they will likely pass part of the burden to casino operators
Tuesday, 14 October 2014 11:53

Into the Light Not only did last month’s World Cup fuel a spike in China’s lottery sales, particularly through online channels, but it also prompted calls for better scrutiny over the paperless lottery sector, where there has been a proliferation of gray-area ticket sales
Thursday, 07 August 2014 11:00

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Tribal Ambition

Tribal Ambition By Muhammad Cohen and Ben Blaschke   Mohegan Gaming and Entertainment CEO Mario Kontomerkos believes the Native American casino operator has two aces in the hole for Japan, especially when it comes to the so-called regional markets beyond major areas. In his presentation at last month’s Japan ... Monday, 04 June 2018 20:55

Social Gathering

Social Gathering By Shaun McCamley   Social casino gaming is booming. In 2017, the global social gaming industry generated a whopping US$106 billion in revenues, with the social casino segment generating US$4.5 billion in revenues. Not surprisingly China, Japan and Korea generated 90% of the games revenue in the... Monday, 04 June 2018 20:44

Redefining Tourism

Redefining Tourism By Muhammad Cohen   In an era when tourism constitutes a growing portion of the global economy, integrated resorts present a potent although frequently misunderstood means for growing visitor arrivals and revenue. It’s not simply the casino but their range of attractions that make IRs such powe... Monday, 04 June 2018 20:37

Japan IR Timeline

Japan IR Timeline By Ben Blaschke   What year for Japan’s first IR? It’s a question that continues to divide industry stakeholders, the answer further clouded by the substantial disparity in opinion offered at last month’s Japan Gaming Congress (JgC) in Tokyo. At the nearer end of the scale, members of the... Monday, 04 June 2018 20:27