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Isle Seat Macau needs Hengqin. Badly. The city doesn’t have enough hotel rooms for its millions of visitors and has no more unclaimed or undeveloped land for building them. Hengqin has plenty of both.
Tuesday, 17 December 2013 16:53

Sri Lanka’s Strong Hand President Mahinda Rajapaksa is pro-business, pro-investment and pro-casino, and there isn’t much on his island that dares oppose him … So what’s not to like?
Saturday, 14 December 2013 14:28

The Asian Gaming 50 - 2013 The sixth annual ranking of the industry’s most influential people sponsored by:
Thursday, 19 September 2013 13:03

Going the Distance Ho Tram is a ways from China and not too close to Ho Chi Minh City either. But The Grand is open for business. And it’s gorgeous
Thursday, 15 August 2013 15:55

Crown’s Jewel James Packer appears to have won his battle to develop a luxury resort in Sydney the likes of which Australia’s gaming industry has never seen. Not that the outcome was ever in doubt. What happens next is more difficult to handicap
Tuesday, 16 July 2013 16:53

Vegas on the Come There’s supply and there’s demand and there’s oversupply … Then there’s Resorts World Las Vegas ... Will a Malaysian conglomerate spark the revival of Sin City’s fortunes?
Thursday, 20 June 2013 17:08

Profitable Plateau The Singapore gaming market was recently characterized by a financial analyst as “flatish and boring”. Industry observers bemoan the lack of impetuses to get Singapore’s casinos back on a strong growth track. But how real or sustained was the strong growth they yearn for?
Wednesday, 19 June 2013 16:33

Filtering Out the Noise Macau gaming stocks have performed strongly over the past few months, and international investor interest in the sector continues to grow. While the stocks now benefit from much greater liquidity, their prices are still regularly moved by headline news which often has little correlation to their fun...
Friday, 31 May 2013 13:23

A Continent on the Move In a ranking undertaken earlier this year of the 20 largest gaming companies by US dollar revenues, Global Betting & Gaming Consultants discovered that every company in the top 10 has a direct involvement in Asia either as an operator or investor. The phenomenal success stories that are Macau a...
Wednesday, 22 May 2013 15:56

Game On Solaire Resort & Casino opened at Manila’s Entertainment City last month with a physical plant unlike anything the Philippines has seen and maybe just what it’s been waiting for
Thursday, 18 April 2013 12:27

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OZ VIP: A new dawn

OZ VIP: A new dawn It has taken just 12 months for Australia’s VIP turnover to rebound following the arrests of 19 Crown Resorts employees in China in October 2016, but the balance of power between Australian operators has shifted dramatically in the process. By Ben Blaschke   Just 12 months after the release of... Sunday, 29 July 2018 22:32

Waiting for Garapan

Waiting for Garapan Imperial Pacific says it will miss another deadline for completing its Saipan casino hotel, and there’s no consensus on a completion date. Meanwhile, VIP roll and trade receivable numbers soar. By Muhammad Cohen   Imperial Pacific International continues to excel at manythings. Its monopoly ca... Sunday, 29 July 2018 22:27

License to thrill: How casino re-tendering will shape Macau’s future

License to thrill: How casino re-tendering will shape Macau’s future Professor Glenn McCartney takes a look at the impending Macau casino re-tendering process and why the government’s criteria for issuing licenses will shape the city’s tourism future. By Professor Glenn McCartney   Macau’s casino concession and sub-concession contracts will all end in a few... Sunday, 29 July 2018 22:21

Making live online gaming a reality

Making live online gaming a reality Latency has long been the ultimate challenge for online gaming operators in their quest to provide a quality product, but a new open framework technology could prove to be a game-changer. By Jaheer Abbas | Senior Director, SEA & India at Limelight Networks   It’s hard to imagine that onlin... Sunday, 29 July 2018 22:09