Russian Gaming Week to be held in Moscow
Russia | 13/04/2017
The 2017 Russian Gaming Week (June 7-8) is set to become the ideal platform for gambling and entertainment industry players to network and exchange ideas. This year’s program will feature panel discussions and of the largest exhibitions in CIS.
Tokyo sees growth opportunity in integrated resorts after the Olympics
Japan | 07/04/2017
Japan's anticipated casino resorts would be required to house spaces such as conference and exhibition halls under a government proposal, turning them into so-called integrated resorts that serve as full-on tourist facilities.
Penghu rejected casinos for the second time in 2016
Taiwan | 07/04/2017
According to the Offshore Islands Development Act, six areas outside Taiwan’s main island coast are allowed to hold a local plebiscite to decide whether to build casinos, and the proposal will be considered passed as long as the valid ballots of the pro side reach 50 %.
According to recent study
Macau | 07/04/2017
A study on the gambling activities of Hong Kong residents has shown that Macau’s integrated resorts are the second choice for inhabitants of the neighboring SAR, with their first preference being casino ships.
Most popular gambling activities: Mark Six Lottery and social gambling
Hong Kong | 06/04/2017
A report on a study commissioned by the Ping Wo Fund on Hong Kong people's taking part in gambling activities was released Wednesday. Findings show that the participation rate of gambling activities and the prevalence of gambling disorder among Hong Kongers are on the decline.
At booth WB143
China | 05/04/2017
Innovative Technology Ltd. will be exhibiting at the China Vending and Self Service Show on April 26 – 28.
Gov’t seeks to introduce regulations at the world’s “highest standards”
Japan | 05/04/2017
The government on Tuesday began work in earnest to map out casino regulations following the enactment last year of the so-called integrated resort, or IR, promotion law that opened the way for the country to introduce casinos.
“Best ever City of Dreams,” says Melco CEO
Macau | 05/04/2017
Melco Resorts & Entertainment Limited announced today that its flagship resort, City of Dreams, will rebrand the existing Hard Rock Hotel. The Hotel will be operated under the name “The Countdown” from July 2017 until March 31, 2018.
Through BigGame unit
Philippines | 04/04/2017
PhilWeb Corp said Tuesday it acquired a Philippine Amusement and Gaming Corp e-Games site through a subsidiary, as it awaited approval of a new license to operate.
Konami would “remove” itself if local regulations too lax
Japan | 03/04/2017
Konami Holdings Corp., which supplies slot machines to some of the world’s biggest casinos, will participate in Japan’s gaming industry if the regulations are as strict as those in Las Vegas.