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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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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