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Sega Sammy announces new group brand logo as Japan IR pursuit looms Japan’s Sega Sammy Holdings Inc has unveiled a new group brand logo, described as an “initiative towards further growth of Sega Sammy Group going forward.” The new group logo, to be used from August 2018, is said to represent the creation of new business that accommodates social change and te...
Wednesday, 11 April 2018 04:37

Genting Hong Kong completes delisting from Singapore Exchange Genting Hong Kong Ltd has completed its delisting from the Singapore Exchange (SGX), returning instead to a single primary listing on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange (HKSE). In a Tuesday announcement, the company said that trading of shares on the Singapore Exchange would be suspended from 09:00 on We...
Wednesday, 11 April 2018 04:01

G2E Asia Awards: Meet the Judges – Ross Ferrar Ross Ferrar has worked in the gaming industry since 1979, in several jurisdictions in Australia and Europe. He has held senior management positions in casino table gaming, networked keno gaming and machine monitoring and networked jackpot operations, along with a number of industry representative ro...
Tuesday, 10 April 2018 05:57

MGM donates MOP$300,000 to Holy House of Mercy’s Welfare Shop MGM China has donated MOP$300,000 to the Macau Holy House of Mercy’s Welfare Shop project, financing the distribution of food hampers to more than 360 local disadvantaged households. The contribution takes MGM’s total donations to the project over the past six years to MOP$1.7 million, benefitin...
Tuesday, 10 April 2018 05:54

SJM hosts appreciation luncheon for Macau media Sociedade de Jogos de Macau, S.A. (SJM) paid tribute to the work of local media at its annual media appreciation luncheon held at Grand Lisboa on Monday. Over 80 representatives from Macau’s media attended the event and were greeted by the Chairman of the Board of Directors of SJM Dr Ambrose So,...
Tuesday, 10 April 2018 05:52

Confusion as President Duterte says no to Galaxy’s Boracay casino plan Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte says he is opposed to plans by Macau’s Galaxy Entertainment Group (GEG) and its Philippines partner Leisure & Resorts World Corporation (LRWC) to build a US$500 million integrated resort in Boracay, claiming he will give the land to farmers instead. Speak...
Tuesday, 10 April 2018 05:43

Landing International leases 9.5 hectares of land for new Philippines IR Landing International Development Limited, which owns and operates Korea’s Jeju Shinhwa World, has announced the leasing of 9.5 hectares of land in the Philippines’ Parañaque City which it says will be used to develop a new integrated resort. In a filing to the Hong Kong Stock Exchange, Landin...
Tuesday, 10 April 2018 05:15

Wynn Resorts promotes gender equality with launch of Culture and Community Department Wynn Resorts has announced the creation of a new Culture and Community Department, to be headed by Corrine Clement, in the wake of the Steve Wynn sexual harassment scandal. According to an overnight announcement, the Culture and Community Department will support diversity and inclusion, gender equa...
Tuesday, 10 April 2018 05:13

G2E Asia Awards: Meet the Judges – Hakan Dagtas Resorts World Manila’s Chief Gaming Operation and Marketing Officer, Hakan Dagtas joined the gaming and hospitality industry during his college years. After working in various casinos in Turkey, he joined the Star Cruises fleet in 1996. During his tenure on board he was actively involved with the ...
Monday, 09 April 2018 06:25

Saipan committee starts review to oversee Imperial Pacific development schedule Saipan’s Development Plan Advisory Committee (DPAC) has commenced monitoring and reviewing the construction schedule of Imperial Pacific International’s Garapan integrated resort. In an official announcement, the Office of the Governor said that DPAC has been tasked with ensuring the “timely ...
Monday, 09 April 2018 06:18

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SJM the latest to introduce eco-friendly new energy bus service

SJM the latest to introduce eco-friendly new energy bus service Sociedade de Jogos de Macau, S.A. (SJM) has become the latest Macau operator to introduce a new energy shuttle bus service. The buses will begin operations in May, with the number of new energy buses to be increased in phases. In its announcement, SJM said the introduction of the buses “demonstr... Friday, 20 April 2018 07:33

VIDEO - Week in Review

VIDEO - Week in Review Inside Asian Gaming takes a look back at the biggest stories of the past week. Friday, 20 April 2018 07:27

Aquis boss accuses ACT government of 17-month silence

Aquis boss accuses ACT government of 17-month silence The CEO of Hong Kong’s Aquis Entertainment Limited has accused the Australian Capital Territory government of leaving it in the dark for 17 months over an AU$330 million Canberra Casino development proposal. The accusation follows an ultimatum issued by the government earlier this week giving Aqu... Friday, 20 April 2018 07:18

“Protectionism” harming Macau non-gaming growth: scholar

“Protectionism” harming Macau non-gaming growth: scholar A respected Macau scholar says protectionist policies aimed at supporting locals are in fact harming the government’s own efforts to grow the city’s international tourism appeal. Professor Glenn McCartney, Acting Associate Dean, Faculty of Business Administration at the University of Macau, out... Friday, 20 April 2018 07:06

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G2E ASIA AWARDS to debut in 2018

G2E ASIA AWARDS to debut in 2018 Inside Asian Gaming and G2E Asia will co-organize the inaugural G2E Asia Awards in 2018 – the official awards of Asia’s biggest industry  trade show and exhibition, G2E Asia. In an exciting development for the Asian gaming industry, Inside Asian Gaming and G2E Asia announced in March that they... Wednesday, 04 April 2018 14:07

Indian Dreaming: Tiger Palace putting Nepal in the game

Indian Dreaming: Tiger Palace putting Nepal in the game By Ben Blaschke The first integrated resort to be built in South Asia, Tiger Palace Resort in Nepal’s lowland Terai plains sits just eight kilometers from the border with India’s most populous state Uttar Pradesh, home to some 215 million people. At US$52 million it also represents a fascinatin... Wednesday, 04 April 2018 14:12

Digital Danger

Digital Danger As the world becomes increasingly digital, the world’s casino operators are taking cyber security more seriously than ever before. But as leading risk mitigation company Kroll explains, risks remain – and not always where you might expect.  By Ben Blaschke AS cautionary tales go, the downfall... Wednesday, 04 April 2018 14:09

Gaming development outlook along the Belt and Road

Gaming development outlook along the Belt and Road Michael Zhu, SVP of International Planning and Analysis for The Innovation Group, delves into the benefits that Chinese President Xi Jinping’s “One Belt and One Road” initiative will bring to Asia’s gaming industry. By Michael Zhu PRIOR to the current recovery of Macau’s gaming malaise, ... Wednesday, 04 April 2018 14:08