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Manila casino high rollers targeted by loan shark syndicates

Manila casino high rollers targeted by loan shark syndicates

Philippine authorities have identified two loan shark syndicates targeting high rollers in Manila’s casinos following the rescue of a 48-year-old kidnapping victim on...read more

Singapore to implement strict slot machine regulations for clubs

Singapore to implement strict slot machine regulations for clubs

Singapore’s Ministry of Home Affairs is set to introduce tough new regulations for clubs with slot machines, including a mandatory self-exclusion program, reduced quo...read more

Police bust fake Macau junket operating from hotel room

Police bust fake Macau junket operating from hotel room

Macau’s Judiciary Police has arrested 19 people suspected of operating a fake junket operation out of a hotel room in NAPE. A total of 15 men and four women aged betw...read more

Mixed reviews for Macau’s anti-money laundering efforts

Mixed reviews for Macau’s anti-money laundering efforts

Macau’s anti-money laundering efforts have been given mixed reviews at the latest meeting of the Asia/Pacific Group on Money Laundering (APG) in Sri Lanka. The 2017 ...read more

President Duterte enacts new Anti-Money Laundering Act targeting Philippines casinos

President Duterte enacts new Anti-Money Laundering Act targeting Philippines casinos

Casinos across the Philippines are now operating under the nation’s Anti-Money Laundering Act (AMLA) after President Rodrigo Duterte officially signed the new law lat...read more
MGM Resorts International to join S&P 500 index MGM Resorts International has announced that it will be added to the S&P 500 index effective prior to the open of trading on Wednesday, 26 July 2017. "We are hono...read more AGE exhibitor numbers up 30% in 2017 PROMOTED CONTENT The number of exhibitors at this year’s Australasian Gaming Expo will represent a 30% increase on 2017 levels, while online visitor registrations is...read more Tennis in the crosshairs as ESSA reports 53 suspicious betting alerts in 2Q17 International betting integrity body ESSA reported 53 cases of suspicious betting to authorities during the second quarter of 2017, almost double the 27 cases reported ...read more more News
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Yggdrasil signs Betfred agreement Yggdrasil Gaming has agreed a deal with Betfred that will see its content go live on the operator’s UK and dot com offerings. The direct integration will give Betfre...read more RoboCop powers onto Playtech slots portfolio Playtech, a world-leading Omni-channel gaming software, systems and services supplier, in partnership with MGM Interactive Inc – a subsidiary of Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer I...read more Betsoft Gaming partners with Asia-facing HBet63 Betsoft Gaming, architects of the revolutionary Shift platform, have announced that they have signed a partnership deal with a new Asian-facing operator HBet63. HBet63 ...read more SIS appoint former Ladbrokes director as new COO Leading live pictures and data supplier SIS (Sports Information Services), has strengthened its senior management team with the appointment of Dominic Matthews in the ...read more
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Joey Lim: Thinking big

Joey Lim: Thinking big The grandson of late Genting Group founder Lim Goh Tong, Donaco International Managing Director and CEO Joey Lim says after using the Genting system in Vietnam and Cambodia, the Australia listed casino operator is ready for mainstream markets like Japan. By Muhammad Cohen    Donaco Internationa... Tuesday, 27 June 2017 10:43

China’s Mass on the rise

China’s Mass on the rise Among the most intriguing panels at July’s World Executive Summit in Barcelona will be a presentation by Galaxy Entertainment Group Chief Marketing Officer Kevin Clayton titled “China’s Mass on the rise.” IAG spoke to Mr Clayton in advance about this vital segment of the global gaming and to... Tuesday, 27 June 2017 10:39

Passage to Asia

Passage to Asia Having traditionally focused the bulk of its energies on the US casino market, International Game Technology (IGT) is on a mission to boost its global footprint with Asia at the top of the list. By Ben Blaschke   It’s not often that a company with annual revenue of US$5.15 billion can reasonab... Tuesday, 27 June 2017 10:33

The Rise of Indochina Part 2: Vietnam

The Rise of Indochina Part 2: Vietnam In the second of a two-part series examining Cambodia and Vietnam, MdME’s Rui Pinto Proença guides us through the regulatory framework surrounding the Vietnamese gaming industry. By Rui Pinto Proença   After a long (and, for some, painful) wait, the Government of Vietnam has issued its Decre... Tuesday, 27 June 2017 10:21