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Racing Australia cracks down on illegal offshore bookmakers

Racing Australia cracks down on illegal offshore bookmakers

Racing Australia, the regulatory body overseeing Australia’s racing industry, has announced strict new rules aimed at combatting illegal offshore betting operators th...read more

PAGCOR denies accusations it underpaid tax, overpaid executives

PAGCOR denies accusations it underpaid tax, overpaid executives

Philippines gaming regulator PAGCOR has hit back at claims it granted excessive rewards and allowances to its executive staff while underpaying taxes, insisting it no l...read more

Weekend poll shows 65% of locals still oppose Japan IR bill

Weekend poll shows 65% of locals still oppose Japan IR bill

A poll conducted by Kyodo News over the weekend following passage of the IR Implementation Bill through the Japanese Diet on Friday found that almost 65% of respondents...read more

Race for Japan starts in earnest as IR Implementation Bill enacted into law

Race for Japan starts in earnest as IR Implementation Bill enacted into law

The race to win one of three licenses to develop and operate a Japanese integrated resort is about to begin in earnest after the Diet enacted the long-awaited IR Implem...read more

Grand Lisboa Palace to open in stages, SJM boss reveals

Grand Lisboa Palace to open in stages, SJM boss reveals

Grand Lisboa Palace, the HK$36 billion (US$4.6 billion) integrated resort currently being built in Cotai by SJM Holdings, will be opened in stages as the company races ...read more
World Poker Tour announces inaugural Vietnam event The World Poker Tour (WPT) has announced the first ever WPT Vietnam, to be held at Pro Poker Club in Ho Chi Minh from 26 September to 4 October 2018. The new WPT Vietn...read more AGTech wins two more bids for China Sports Lottery AGTech Holdings Limited has announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Beijing AGTech GOT Technology Co., Ltd. (GOT), has won two more lottery hardware bids for China...read more Asian Poker Tour partners with Indian poker site Baadshah Gaming The Asian Poker Tour (APT) has teamed up with Indian online poker site, Baadshah Gaming, in a deal that will see the popular site become the APT’s exclusive partner...read more more News
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Betsoft Gaming releases “Dragon Kings” Betsoft Gaming has released its new video slot “Dragon Kings”. A sharp remix of an ancient legend, “Dragon Kings” brings Chinese mythology roaring to life with ...read more Betsoft Gaming licenses key content to Latvian operator 11.lv Following a newly-signed agreement, Betsoft Gaming has announced that it will count Latvian casino operator 11.lv as its latest content partner. Under the terms of the...read more Betway agree three-year AS Roma deal Betway has agreed a three-year deal to become a premium partner of AS Roma. The deal will see the leading online bookmaker have their branding carried on the club’s ...read more Helio Gaming CEO says alternative and state lotteries can work together Helio Gaming CEO Richard Mifsud will tell next week’s Alternative Lotteries Forum that emerging lottery providers present an opportunity to state-run operators rather...read more
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Moving ahead

Moving ahead A year after the deadly attack at Resorts World Manila, management continues to reinvent the property to recover and meet the challenge from Entertainment City rivals. By Muhammad Cohen | Editor-at-Large   The tragic events of 2 June 2017 at Resorts World Manila sent shock waves across the Phili... Friday, 29 June 2018 01:32

"This is not a drill..." Gaming businesses must plan judiciously for emergencies such as the Resorts World Manila attack, natural disasters and accidents so they can respond effectively when best plans fail. By Muhammad Cohen   Arson at Resorts World Manila a year ago, Typhoon Hato battering Macau last August and the La... Friday, 29 June 2018 01:24

Five signs that your organizational culture is toxic to customer experience

Five signs that your organizational culture is toxic to customer experience IAG explains the importance of company culture in achieving exceptional customer experience and the five signs that your culture might be toxic to your customer goals. By Sudhir H. Kalé, Ph.D.   Numerous studies on customer experience (CX) highlight the crucial role company culture plays in del... Friday, 29 June 2018 01:18

Height of Luxury

Height of Luxury With the opening of its new luxury hotel at City of Dreams in June, Melco Resorts is looking to take control of Macau’s lucrative premium mass segment. By Ben Blaschke   “We’re not just opening a new hotel today, we’re opening a whole new chapter. We’ve built a landmark for Macau and a... Friday, 29 June 2018 01:08