Burgeoning tourism market
Vietnam | 22/09/2017
The Ho Chi Minh-listed real estate developer has unveiled plans for expansion. Traditionally focused on tourist resorts, the company is now seeking to add a casino and even enter the aviation industry, according to group chairman Trinh Van Quyet.
Ahead of passage of casino legislation
Japan | 21/09/2017
The casino operator announced Wednesday the opening of a branch office in Tokyo, Japan.
Nepal | 21/09/2017
Casino operator and developer Silver Heritage Group Ltd has had a soft opening – for hotel accommodation-only – of its Tiger Palace Resort Bhairahawa in Nepal.
Sudden general election
Japan | 20/09/2017
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is considering calling a snap election for as early as next month to take advantage of his improved approval ratings and disarray in the main opposition party, government and ruling party sources said. Fears mounting that such a move could delay the passing of the Integrated Resorts (IR) Implementation Bill.
Ruling follows request by lawyer
Macau | 20/09/2017
Macau's casino regulator, the Gaming Inspection and Coordination Bureau, also known as DICJ, has no right to block access of interested parties to the list of VIP gaming promoters working with individual casino operators, the Court of Second Instance ruled.
Expansion of the gambling area will be completed in December
Philippines | 19/09/2017
Andrew Tan-led holding firm Alliance Global Incorporated said it is seeing signs of recovery in its casino unit Resorts World Manila, following a deadly attack in June.
Two properties remain shut after Typhoon Hato
Macau | 19/09/2017
Bernstein experts believe the gambling hub will see a 10% to 12% year-on-year uptick during the month, despite the city still struggling to recover from the impact of the devastating Typhooon Hato
Shenzhen arena joins Wangyu Esports
China | 18/09/2017
The new arena was built in partnership with e-commerce leader Shenzhen SEG, which will provide strategic support for Allied Esports' Chinese properties across its network of e-commerce assets.
Tom Wolber will replace Edie Rodriguez
Hong Kong | 18/09/2017
Wolber joins the brand as the president and CEO of Crystal Cruises and has over three decades of experience in general management, operations, new-build construction and business development.
Operators can now rely on GLI to ensure their systems meet high quality standards
Philippines | 15/09/2017
Gaming Laboratories International has become the first independent laboratoy to be accredited by the Pagcor to test and certify online systems operated by holders of a Philippine Offshore Gaming Operator (POGO) license.