Saturday, March 30, 2019

New Goa CM stance on gaming undecided

Newly appointed Goa chief minister Pramod Sawant says he has not yet decided his approach towards offshore casinos in the state and will need...

Polls put Suzuki in the lead in Hokkaido gubernatorial race

Media polls agree that Naomichi Suzuki, the conservative candidate backed by the ruling party, has the edge with about three weeks to go until...

LDP victory could put brakes on Yumeshima IR development

Signs were emerging over the weekend that an LDP victory in the Osaka Cross Elections could lead to putting the brakes on the plan...

Interblock promotes Michael Hu to president of Asia Pacific 

Luxury gaming manufacturer and electronic table game (ETG) manufacturer, Interblock has promoted Michael Hu from Vice President of Asia to President of Asia Pacific....

Duterte fires Alexander Balutan for corruption

President Rodrigo Duterte on Friday dismissed Alexander Balutan, general manager of the Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO) for corruption, local media reports.The termination was...

MGM China announces salary increment for non-management

Macau casino operator MGM China on Wednesday announced a salary increment for non-management team members, effective March 18, 2019.MGM said the salary hike,...

Jin Ji Bao Xi surpassing all expectations: Interview with Ken Jolly ahead of ASEAN...

     What has been the biggest development for your company in Asia this year?The launch of Jin Ji Bao Xi (JJBX) and the...

Pre-regulated markets promising: Interview with Susan O’Leary ahead of ASEAN 2019

1) What has been the biggest development for your company in Asia this Year?We’ve continued to build our presence in the Asian market and...

Star CEO optimistic about VIP future, but locals still important

Despite the company recently reporting a downturn in VIP turnover, Star Entertainment CEO Matt Bekier said he is optimistic about the VIP tourist market...

Lawrence Ho increases stake in Melco

Melco Resorts and Entertainment chairman and CEO Lawrence Ho has further increased his interest in his casino company, following another repurchase of ordinary shares....

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Travellers International Hotel Group, the operator of Resorts World Manila, reported a 16.9 percent increase in gross gambling revenue for 2018, boosted mainly by...

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