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Japanese pachinko operator Okura Holdings looking to buy-out rivals

Japanese pachinko operator Okura Holdings looking to buy-out rivals

Japanese pachinko hall operator Okura Holdings has outlined plans to expand by taking advantage of increasingly tough regulations governing pachinko and pachislot machi...read more

Scientific Games subsidiary Bally Gaming applies for five Macau trademarks

Scientific Games subsidiary Bally Gaming applies for five Macau trademarks

Bally Gaming Inc, a subsidiary of global gaming giant Scientific Games Corporation, has filed to have five of its new brands trademarked in Macau. According to the Off...read more

Typhoon Hato investigation reveals culture, leadership disasters at Macau weather bureau

Typhoon Hato investigation reveals culture, leadership disasters at Macau weather bureau

By Ben Blaschke A Commission Against Corruption (CCAC) investigation into the typhoon forecasting procedures of the Meteorological and Geophysical Bureau (SMG) has fou...read more

Results of Australian online poker inquiry leave industry in limbo

Results of Australian online poker inquiry leave industry in limbo

By Ben Blaschke The latest push by supporters of a legalized and regulated online poker industry in Australia has failed to win parliamentary support after a senate in...read more

Xi Jinping states importance of maintaining Macau, Hong Kong autonomy

Xi Jinping states importance of maintaining Macau, Hong Kong autonomy

Chinese President Xi Jinping has proclaimed his intention to allow Macau and Hong Kong a “high degree of autonomy” in the future, but says China will exercise its ...read more
No plans yet for Quezon City casino: report The council of the Philippines’ most popular city, Quezon City, says there have been no formal applications to build a casino within its borders after a group of “c...read more Humanoid robots, cloud computing among features at MGS 2017 Humanoid robots developed by Shenzhen-based Qihan and cloud computing technology by Alibaba will be among the major technological advancements on display at this year...read more Scientific Games signs agreement with Google subsidiary management platform Scientific Games Corp has announced the signing of an agreement with Google subsidiary Apigee to utilize its full lifecycle application programming interface (API) mana...read more more News
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Best Odds Marketing partners with MintBet Best Odds Marketing, a UK-based strategic digital marketing consultancy focusing on the iGaming and retail betting sectors, has partnered with McBride Racing Ltd, the I...read more Blueprint Gaming adds Merkur Gaming content Leading UK-based game studio Blueprint Gaming has significantly expanded its product offering by adding a suite of games from Merkur Gaming, the international sales and...read more Realistic Games launch new instant win titles Award-winning casino content provider Realistic Games has released two new instant win games, Bully4U and Over the Rainbow. The new titles, which play in the style ...read more Betsoft Gaming signs partnership with Asian-facing online operator HDFBET Online game developer Betsoft Gaming has announced a partnership with Asian-facing operator HDFBET, a new operator focussed on the Chinese, Singaporean and Malaysian ma...read more
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Korea: Into the Unknown

Korea: Into the Unknown Despite ongoing concerns over the long-term impact of geopolitical tensions on Korea’s gaming industry, US operators Caesars Entertainment and Mohegan Sun are intent on joining Paradise Co as the country’s first integrated resort operators. By Ben Blaschke  Like the popular girl at school lef... Thursday, 28 September 2017 15:48

Embracing collaboration

Embracing collaboration Reversing a legacy of Asia failures, Caesars President for International Development Steve Tight successfully secured a casino license for the company in South Korea. And its disappointments in Macau may prove helpful in Japan. As Caesars emerges from lengthy US bankruptcy proceedings and its growth... Thursday, 28 September 2017 15:43

Follow the money

Follow the money Crane Payment Innovations (CPI) continues to set the standard for note acceptors and payment solutions with the SC Advance. Five years after it was first launched by Crane Payment Innovations (CPI), the SC Advance note acceptor continues to set the standard when it comes to performance, reliability... Thursday, 28 September 2017 15:41

TGG eyeing new frontiers

TGG eyeing new frontiers TGG co-founder Raymond Chan discusses his company’s recent move into Korea and why he believes this market can play a vital role in the future of Asian gaming. By Raymond Chan  In early September, TGG announced the signing of a gaming machine operation agreement with Futro Group at Majestar Cas... Thursday, 28 September 2017 15:37