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Melco International to “redefine” Macau landscape as 2017 revenues soar Melco International Development Ltd Chairman and CEO Lawrence Ho has lauded his company’s ability to deliver “world’s first projects that redefine and elevate the landscapes they share” following a record-breaking year in 2017 that saw net revenue increase by 72.4% to HK$41.2 billion. Melco...
Tuesday, 03 April 2018 04:37

Genting Hong Kong announces improved results but losses still mount in 2017 Genting Hong Kong has announced improved results for Full Year 2017 but losses have still amounted to US$244.3 million due to start-up costs in its Dream Cruises brand and increased competition in the cruise ship market. The company’s consolidated loss was reduced from US$504.2 million 12 months ...
Monday, 02 April 2018 16:22

Macau GGR up 22.2% in March Macau recorded gross gaming revenue of MOP$25.95 billion in March, an increase of 22.2% year-on-year. The results comfortably beat consensus, which had March GGR pegged at around 17% growth, and sees cumulative revenue for the first three months of the year come in at +20.5% over the same period in...
Monday, 02 April 2018 07:01

Macau Legend announces delay in HK$4.6 billion sale of The Landmark Macau Macau Legend Development Limited has announced an extension to the settlement period for sale of peninsula hotel and casino The Landmark Macau until 30 April 2018. In a filing to the Hong Kong Stock Exchange late last week, the company said that it had agreed in writing with four previously announc...
Sunday, 01 April 2018 08:26

VIDEO: Week in Review Inside Asian Gaming takes a look back at the biggest stories of the past week.
Thursday, 29 March 2018 15:45

Melco Resorts organizes Vendor Experience Tour for local SMEs Melco Resorts & Entertainment Limited organized a vendor experience tour of Macau integrated resort Studio City for over 40 local SMEs this week, with participants coming from a range of industries including Marketing; Furniture, Fixtures and Equipment; Hospitality Operating Supplies and Equipme...
Thursday, 29 March 2018 07:10

Chow Tai Fook and Far East Enterprises claim Star Entertainment Group stake in new Strategic Alliance Hong Kong’s Chow Tai Fook Enterprises (CTFE) and Far East Consortium (FEC) have entered into a Subscription Agreement that will see each of them claim a 4.99% stake in Australian casino operator Star Entertainment Group as part of a new Strategic Alliance. Under the terms of the Subscription Agre...
Thursday, 29 March 2018 06:48

PokerStars to launch real-money online poker across most of India The world’s number one online poker site, PokerStars, is set to offer real-money play to the majority of Indian states in what looms as a major coup for Canadian-based owner and operator, The Stars Group. In partnership with Sugal & Damani Group – a local company specializing in games of sk...
Thursday, 29 March 2018 05:45

Casino and lottery woes hurt Success Universe in 2017 Macau casino operator Success Universe Group Ltd has reported a loss of HK$33.5 million for the year ended 31 December 2017, narrowed from its HK$37.1 million loss 12 months earlier. The loss was heavily impacted by the sale of the company’s lottery business and the temporary closure of casin...
Thursday, 29 March 2018 05:26

G2E Asia Awards announces first 22 judges and calls for more from the industry’s elite The G2E Asia Awards has announced its first 22 esteemed judges and has called for more judges from amongst the industry’s elite. The awards — the official awards of G2E Asia — are to be held on Tuesday 15 May 2018 in the Ballroom of Macau’s newest integrated resort, MGM Cotai. They will ...
Thursday, 29 March 2018 04:40

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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