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Global Ambition Marina Bay Sands CEO and President and Las Vegas Sands Managing Director for Global Development George Tanasijevich discusses the company’s ongoing quest for global expansion in an exclusive interview with Inside Asian Gaming. By Muhammad Cohen | Editor at large   At the Japan Gaming Congress ...
Monday, 28 August 2017 18:19

Leprosy, Ebola and problem gambling Casino marketing expert Steve Karoul explains why problem gambling is such a difficult fix and why we must never stop trying. By Steve Karoul   What do they all have in common? Probably not too much, but how else do you focus one’s attention on such horrible diseases? One could argue that lepr...
Monday, 28 August 2017 18:15

How’s your business model doing? In his latest column for Inside Asian Gaming, Dr Brian To discusses some high profile cases in which huge corporate companies failed to adjust to new challenges. By Professor Dr Brian To   Like a medical or financial check-up, the compelling question for businesses the world over is, “How is y...
Monday, 28 August 2017 18:14

Aruze rolls the dice Japanese game developer Aruze Gaming Inc is about to launch its latest electronic table game innovation into Macau. When the jackpot game is enabled, players can bet on the new Jackpot Chance side game. A game result with two dragons may trigger the Jackpot Chance while any game with three dragons ...
Monday, 28 August 2017 18:13

Trump and the new Asian hegemon In his latest column for IAG in which he examines the broader political climate around Asia, Dr Peter T Treadway explains why US President Donald Trump has got it all wrong in his approach to North Korea. By Dr Peter T Treadway   The amazing things about Senator Graham’s words are the inaccura...
Monday, 28 August 2017 18:08

Skills on show at G2E New technologies will be a key theme at Global Gaming Expo (G2E) in 2017 with the official introduction of skill-based slot machines, the future of eSports and sports betting plus the latest technological innovations to highlight the annual show. To be held from 2 to 5 October at Sands Expo and Con...
Monday, 28 August 2017 18:02

Shining Star- Matt Bekier When Matt Bekier was appointed CEO of Star growth expected when 2017 results are released later this year and entertainment Group – then known as echo entertainment – in 2014, the company was reeling from a 30.5% fall in profits, plunging share prices and ongoing public relations nightmares incl...
Wednesday, 26 July 2017 16:08

Beating the odds, changing the game By Muhammad CohenWith customers literally breaking down the doors at its May 2004 opening, Sands Macao demonstrated Macau’s untapped mass market potential. Thirty-eight months later, the Venetian Macao tapped that potential – and it was a gusher. The success of the Venetian, which instantly beca...
Wednesday, 26 July 2017 15:54

View from the top Inside Asian Gaming speaks to Aristocrat’s recently promoted CEO Trevor Croker about his first few months in the top job and his plans for maintaining the slots giant’s winning momentum.   Inside Asian Gaming: You’ve been CEO for a little over four months now. How have you found the role so...
Wednesday, 26 July 2017 15:37

From Uber to Amazon By: Dr Peter T Treadway In his latest column for Inside Asian Gaming, Dr Peter T Treadway explains why regions like Macau and Hong Kong must support tech business as the way of the future.   Since issuing the last Dismal Optimist in May, tech stocks roared upward. That is until the afternoon of...
Wednesday, 26 July 2017 15:19

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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