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Lumpy Gravy Macau’s getting richer—but not always thanks to heavy marketing
Monday, 16 January 2012 15:10

Myanmar Uncle Asian entrepreneurs cast their net for casino investment opportunities in the former hermit state
Thursday, 15 December 2011 16:08

Strong Demand + Tight Supply Leading regional independent brokerage and investment group CLSA Asia-Pacific Markets recently released its outlook for the Macau gaming sector up to 2020, titled ‘Raining Cash’. Last month, we published the key forecasts of authors Aaron Fischer, Richard Huang, Jon Oh and Clifford Kurz. In this...
Friday, 11 November 2011 11:48

Penny Dropped Macau’s gaming regulator advises casinos to drop ultra-low denomination slot games
Friday, 01 July 2011 17:52

Building for the Future ANGEL strives for excellence in its playing cards—come hell or high water
Friday, 01 July 2011 16:52

Enhanced Testing Gaming Laboratories International will showcase a host of exclusive value-adding tools for regulators and suppliers at G2E Asia
Wednesday, 01 June 2011 15:34

Sheep in Wolf’s Clothing A long-expected ban on slot parlours in Macau residential zones could be less problematic for the industry than feared
Wednesday, 01 June 2011 12:03

Towering Ambition US casino operator Pinnacle takes US$95 million stake in Asian Coast Development
Wednesday, 01 June 2011 11:51

Coming of Age Weike has successfully broadened its international horizons through a patient and carefully executed expansion strategy
Sunday, 01 May 2011 16:46

All Aboard Is there scope to rationalise online betting and gaming regulation in the Philippines?
Sunday, 01 May 2011 16:44

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Design For Profit

Design For Profit Architect Paul Steelman provides his insights into designing the most expensive privately funded buildings on earth and making and breaking trends. By Muhammad Cohen | Editor-at-Large EMINENT casino architect Paul Steelman helped create the Asian gaming boom with the groundbreaking design of Sands... Monday, 29 January 2018 15:11

Climbing the mountain

Climbing the mountain   ASX-listed Silver Heritage Group finally launched hotel and casino operations at its new Tiger Palace Resort Bhairahawa in late 2017, having survived the 2015 earthquake, a fuel blockade on the Nepal-India border and an AU$19 million (US$14.4 million) funding shortage as a result of the delays. ... Monday, 29 January 2018 15:07

Can sportsbooks survive a 1% tax on handle?

Can sportsbooks survive a 1% tax on handle?   The big news coming out of the United States this year is the likely striking down of the federal ban on sports betting. But with many states licking their lips in anticipation of added tax dollars, the sports betting industry may well have another crippling fight on its hands. THE US Supreme C... Monday, 29 January 2018 15:05

Herman Ng:Macau Pioneer

Herman Ng:Macau Pioneer Inside Asian Gaming discovers a bit more about Herman Ng, CEO and Executive Director of Macau-based slot machine services firm Asia Pioneer Entertainment (APE). Ben Blaschke: Can you start by telling us a bit about yourself and your background? Herman Ng: I grew up in Macau and then when I was 16 ... Monday, 29 January 2018 14:52