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Singapore gambling helpline fields 21,000 calls annually

Calls to a Singapore gambling helpline have been running at about 21,000 annually for the past three years, a fourfold increase from 2009 when...

Bloomberry teams with Ayala Land for Solaire project

Bloomberry Resorts Corporation said it’s teaming up with Ayala Land to operate the retail component within its $1.2 billion Solaire Resort & Casino, currently...

Moody’s raises concern over Genting leverage

Credit rating agency Moody’s says Genting’s planned $4 billion Resorts World Las Vegas project may be negative to the group’s credit outlook as it...

Philippine lawmakers want Okada to testify personally in ownership case

Philippine lawmakers are calling on Japanese billionaire Kazuo Okada to appear personally at a panel hearing to explain allegations he used dummy corporations to...

Bloomberry Resorts says high rollers to drive growth

Bloomberry Resorts Corp. expects double-digit annual growth in gaming volume, boosted by its high roller business, Bloomberg cited President Thomas Arasi as saying in...

Pagcor cuts Entertainment City license fees by 10 percent

The Philippine Amusement and Gaming Corporation has agreed to cut license fees for companies operating in Entertainment City in Manila by 10 percent to...

Singapore arrests 27 in illegal gambling raids

Singapore police have arrested 27 suspects for drug-related and gambling offences in two separate operations, media reports said. In one raid, police arrested sixteen...

Singapore expands self-exclusion system

Singapore has expanded the system under which locals can effectively ban themselves from casinos to include other gambling facilities, such as sports betting clubs....

Singapore GGR growth forecasts cut as China economy slows

Gross gaming revenue in Singapore is likely to slow because of the more cautious outlook for the VIP market over the rest of the...

Genting Singapore Q1 profit soars as gaming business picks up

Genting Singapore says its first-quarter net profit soared 77 percent, boosted by a pick up in its gambling business. Revenue rose 24 percent to...

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Online ban to hit casino tax revenue

Cambodia’s ban on online gambling is expected to hit government tax revenue next year, the Khmer Times reported, citing minutes from a meeting with Finance Minister Aun Pornmoniroth.