Deal dates back to 2015
Vietnam | 13/01/2017
Success Dragon said it will revise its cooperation with Le Meridien Hotel after experiencing "unexpected difficulties in obtaining requisite business certificates".
Gang was behind a betting website run by a Philippines firm
Vietnam | 13/01/2017
Vietnamese police have broken a $13 million online gambling ring, arresting six people in the latest bust in a country where betting is banned.
Macau
Macau | 11/01/2017
Around 300 workers, many of them croupiers at local casinos, called for a salary increase in the New Year during a protest this week.
China
China | 10/01/2017
Following the much-publicized meetings between China’s central bank and the country’s major bitcoin exchanges, the head of BTCC has claimed that it’ll be a few years yet before the bitcoin is regulated in the country.
Sikkim
India | 10/01/2017
In a much-anticipated announcement coming through unconventional channels, Delta Corp of India has reportedly confirmed that their new Casino Deltin Denzong will open January 14, 2017.
Setback for Finance Ministry
Israel | 10/01/2017
Israel’s slot machines and other automated games of chance are back in business after the High Court of Justice ordered the government lottery company Mifal Hapayis to reactivate them until the court finally rules on the matter.
Analyst expects GGR to rise 9% in January, ahead of its original 6% estimates
Macau | 10/01/2017
Analysts at Nomura were re-evaluating their position on Macau exposed gaming stocks Monday with the firm's internal checks suggesting that January gross gaming revenue (GGR) will rise 9% year over year, up from its original estimate of 6% growth.
Crusino features two special decks for gaming purposes
Vietnam | 10/01/2017
Work on the world's largest casino cruise ship, called the Crusino, which will be launched on April 3 is expected to take three years to complete.
Delhi Chief Minister says casino sector cheating gov't of Rs 4,000 cr tax revenues
India | 09/01/2017
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Sunday said that Goa's casinos are cheating the state government of Rs 4,000 crore in tax revenues every year, while also alleging that the Congress, BJP as well as Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar are in cahoots with the casino lobby in tourism-oriented states.
Ordinary Diet session slated to open on January 20
Japan | 09/01/2017
The government is considering submitting a bill to the Diet early this year to introduce a basic law on gambling addiction prevention, according to sources.