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A Star is reborn By Muhammad Cohen | Editor at large Muhammad Cohen also blogs for Forbes on gaming throughout Asia and wrote Hong Kong On Air, a novel set during the 1997 handover about TV news, love, betrayal, high finance and cheap lingerie.   Star Entertainment Group’s rebranding of Jupiters Gold Coast a...
Thursday, 06 April 2017 10:56

Finding the perfect Japanese IR mix By Dr Glenn McCartney and Dr Andy Nazarechuk In the second of their five part series on the development of Japanese integrated resorts, casino and integrated resort experts Dr Glenn McCartney and Dr Andy Nazarechuk look at the wide range of visitor segments a Japanese IR must address and how they d...
Thursday, 06 April 2017 10:53

Society’s goldfish dilemma By Professor Dr Brian To Dr Brian To takes a closer look at the world’s diminishing attention span and how some world leaders have cleverly taken advantage of the trend.   I’m rarely surprised these days by what I read, particularly in the populist publications. But I recently came across ...
Thursday, 06 April 2017 10:49

Virtual sports - Art imitating life By Ben Blaschke  Roman Kuts from software solutions provider Slotegrator and Peter Korpusenko from virtual sports giant Golden Race discuss the evolution of virtual sports and why they have become a genuine alternative to the real thing for bettors across the globe.   “Virtual” is quite t...
Thursday, 06 April 2017 10:43

Investing in Chinese tech stocks By Dr Peter T Treadway Professor, author and financial advisor, Dr Peter T Treadway is currently principal of Historical Analytics LLC, a consulting firm with an investment approach based on his Wall Street experience as economist, strategist and securities analyst.   In his maiden column for ...
Thursday, 06 April 2017 10:39

Progressively impressive By Joan Mantini Advances in game mechanics and systems technologies mean operators have more options than ever before when it comes to the progressive slot machine.   It’s no secret that manufacturers have been integrating new play mechanics, interactive capabilities and even skill-based con...
Thursday, 06 April 2017 10:28

Made for comfort By Ben Blaschke Gary Platt Manufacturing is not only the world’s leading supplier of casino chairs, it was also the company that revolutionized the casino seating industry. If you’ve ever wondered what separates one casino chair from another, the story of Gary Platt’s winning bid for MGM N...
Thursday, 06 April 2017 09:26

Ainsworth upping the ante at G2E Asia Slot machine developer Ainsworth Game Technology will be introducing its latest cabinets at G2E Asia 2017. Ainsworth will showcase a range of premium titles designed specifically for the Asian market at next month’s G2E Asia expo, to be held at the Venetian Macau from 16 to 18 May. Highlighted by...
Thursday, 06 April 2017 09:22

China’s Caribbean beat By Muhammad Cohen | Editor at large Muhammad Cohen also blogs for Forbes on gaming throughout Asia and wrote Hong Kong On Air, a novel set during the 1997 handover about TV news, love, betrayal, high finance and cheap lingerie.   The Caribbean’s costliest hospitality project ever and a dozen y...
Thursday, 02 March 2017 19:24

Testing times IAG sat down with Ian Hughes, CEO and Managing Director of Gaming Laboratories International, to discuss the vitally important work the leading test laboratory carries out for the global gaming industry. By Ben Blaschke   Ben Blaschke: Thanks for speaking with us Ian. Can you start by telling us ...
Thursday, 02 March 2017 19:19

A Star is reborn

A Star is reborn By Muhammad Cohen | Editor at large Muhammad Cohen also blogs for Forbes on gaming throughout Asia and wrote Hong Kong On Air, a novel set during the 1997 handover about TV news, love, betrayal, high finance and cheap lingerie.   Star Entertainment Group’s rebranding of Jupiters Gold Coast a... Thursday, 06 April 2017 10:56

Finding the perfect Japanese IR mix

Finding the perfect Japanese IR mix By Dr Glenn McCartney and Dr Andy Nazarechuk In the second of their five part series on the development of Japanese integrated resorts, casino and integrated resort experts Dr Glenn McCartney and Dr Andy Nazarechuk look at the wide range of visitor segments a Japanese IR must address and how they d... Thursday, 06 April 2017 10:53

Society’s goldfish dilemma

Society’s goldfish dilemma By Professor Dr Brian To Dr Brian To takes a closer look at the world’s diminishing attention span and how some world leaders have cleverly taken advantage of the trend.   I’m rarely surprised these days by what I read, particularly in the populist publications. But I recently came across ... Thursday, 06 April 2017 10:49

Virtual sports - Art imitating life

Virtual sports - Art imitating life By Ben Blaschke  Roman Kuts from software solutions provider Slotegrator and Peter Korpusenko from virtual sports giant Golden Race discuss the evolution of virtual sports and why they have become a genuine alternative to the real thing for bettors across the globe.   “Virtual” is quite t... Thursday, 06 April 2017 10:43