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Educating Japan Inside Asian Gaming spoke with Managing Partner at Global Market Advisors, Steve Gallaway, to gain a deeper insight into the company’s 2017 White Paper on Japan Integrated Resorts. By Andrew W Scott   Andrew W Scott: Global Market Advisors released its White Paper on Japan Integrated Resorts e...
Tuesday, 27 June 2017 18:11

Winning A Japanese IR concession In the final instalment of their five part series on the development of Japanese integrated resorts, casino and integrated resort experts Dr Glenn McCartney and Dr Andy Nazarechuk examine the many elements authorities and operators must get right to ensure an IRs long-term success. By Dr Glenn McCa...
Tuesday, 27 June 2017 18:04

When was the last time you were coached? By Professor Dr Brian To   All over the world, athletes and sports teams are being coached daily. There is good reason for this necessary function, which is simply that it’s difficult to coach yourself and to motivate oneself to higher levels of performance, whether it be losing weight, supervi...
Tuesday, 27 June 2017 18:00

Asian fantasy With the battle to win over regulators now well and truly underway in the United States and Europe, Daily Fantasy Sports operators such as Malta-based Oulala Games are starting to turn their gaze towards Asia. By Ben Blaschke   Asia, a continent of 48 countries each with their own distinct rules...
Tuesday, 27 June 2017 17:53

Lawrence Ho Going solo 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.   In an exclusive interview conducted shortly after Melco Resorts & Entertainment announced the sale ...
Thursday, 08 June 2017 12:30

Journey to Japan Premium Japanese players no longer abound in the gaming world, so the impact of Japanese IRs will come from luring VIP and mass customers from other Asian destinations.   By Muhammad Cohen in Tokyo   Have you heard the one about the Japanese high roller? Not lately, according to a range of sou...
Thursday, 08 June 2017 12:07

(Mis)calculating social costs and consequences of Japan’s IR development In the penultimate instalment of their five part series on the development of Japanese integrated resorts, casino and integrated resort experts Dr Glenn McCartney and Dr Andy Nazarechuk discuss the divisive issue of problem gambling. By Dr Glenn McCartney and Dr Andy Nazarechuk     The mere me...
Thursday, 08 June 2017 11:39

Japanese ingenuity Inside Asian Gaming speaks to TGG Interactive co-founder Raymond Chan about the incredible potential Japan offers in regards to creativity and innovation for the gaming industry. By Ben Blaschke     It may already be the hottest topic in the global gaming industry, but there is more to Japan...
Thursday, 08 June 2017 11:30

Japan on show in Tokyo The Japan Gaming Congress returned to Tokyo in May for the first time in three years with the biggest names in the industry coming together to discuss the key issues surrounding Asia’s next gaming hub. By Ben Blaschke     It was 2014 when the Japan Gaming Congress (JgC) was held for the firs...
Thursday, 08 June 2017 11:16

Clinton Long: Asian persuasion Inside Asian Gaming Deputy Editor Raquel Dias caught up with Scientific Games Sales Director Clinton Long to discuss his love affair with Asia.   Raquel Dias: Thanks for chatting to us Clinton. Can you start by telling us a little bit about yourself? Clinton Long: I grew up in Sydney and Aristoc...
Thursday, 08 June 2017 11:02

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2017 Inside Asian Gaming Power 50: Meet the Selection Panel

2017 Inside Asian Gaming Power 50: Meet the Selection Panel Andrew W Scott CEOInside Asian Gaming Inside Asian Gaming’s CEO first entered a casino in 1986, fell in love with the surrounds and has been around them ever since. Andrew founded World Gaming Group and launched WGM in 2009, took over IAG in 2015, debuted a third magazine called High Life in ... Tuesday, 05 December 2017 19:28

2017 Inside Asian Gaming Power 50: Ten Years On

2017 Inside Asian Gaming Power 50: Ten Years On A decade of making the Asian Gaming Power 50 By Andrew W ScottIAG Asian Gaming Power 50 selection panel Chairman EVERY year for the last decade, Inside Asian Gaming has completed a task that is fascinating, exhilarating, intellectually stimulating and industry-defining whilst simultaneously bei... Tuesday, 05 December 2017 19:12

2017 Inside Asian Gaming Power 50: Number 19 -  James Murren

2017 Inside Asian Gaming Power 50: Number 19 - James Murren 19 James Murren CHAIRPERSON AND EXECUTIVE DIRECTORMGM China Holdings POWER SCORE1,165 LAST YEAR12 CLAIMS TO FAME • Chairman of the world’s second largest casino company • Credited with keeping MGM Resorts afloat during the GFC If the strong domestic results achieved by MGM China’s pa... Tuesday, 05 December 2017 14:44

2017 Inside Asian Gaming Power 50: Number 18 - Chen Lip Keong

2017 Inside Asian Gaming Power 50: Number 18 - Chen Lip Keong 18 Chen Lip Keong CEO AND EXECUTIVE DIRECTORNagaCorp POWER SCORE1,234 LAST YEAR20 CLAIMS TO FAME • Casino monopoly within 200 kilometers of Phnom Penh runs to 2035, license to 2065. • Owns 65% of first gaming company ever listed in Hong Kong • NagaWorld extension Naga2 debuted in Novemb... Tuesday, 05 December 2017 14:39