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In Focus

Where’s the Money? Speculation about the scale of side-betting in Macau defies common sense
Sunday, 01 May 2011 16:41

Into the Glare Notorious triad boss Wan Kuok-koi will soon be released from prison into the bright lights of a new Macau, reports Jack Regan
Sunday, 01 May 2011 16:36

Referendum Revisited Taiwan seeks to revive its campaign to bring casinos to its offshore islands
Friday, 01 April 2011 17:32

Blow Out Averted But Las Vegas Sands Corp is hardly helped by its current legal issues
Friday, 01 April 2011 17:18

Missed Opportunity Macau’s foreign-owned casinos have failed to capitalise on SJM’s troubles
Tuesday, 01 March 2011 18:06

The Power of Networking WMS’s Sebastian Salat explains the company’s vision for advancing slot gaming in Asia
Tuesday, 01 March 2011 17:42

Shades of Macau? Singapore risks getting too dependent on casino resorts, says a local MP
Tuesday, 01 March 2011 16:38

Kind to be Cruel? Macau’s anti-smoking proposals for casinos
Tuesday, 01 March 2011 16:36

Fast Tracked Macau’s much-delayed light rail transit (LRT) project finally appears to be going full steam ahead
Tuesday, 01 March 2011 16:30

Crisis Looming? For the time being, VIP credit risk appears to be a micro, not so much macro, issue in Macau
Tuesday, 01 February 2011 16:54

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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