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INDUSTRY PROFILE: Joji Kokuryo Joji Kokuryo is a prime example of the gaming industry’s global reach. Having grown up in the United States before moving to Tokyo, his refined bi-lingual skills have led to a career translating and interpreting for others – taking him around the world and providing some intriguing roles along t...
Tuesday, 23 August 2016 09:28

INDUSTRY PROFILE: Mick Caban Boasting an impressive 42 years’ experience in the industry, Mick Caban started as a dealer at Australia’s first casino, Wrest Point in Tasmania, in 1974. Since then he has worked everywhere from Perth and Melbourne in Australia to international destinations such as Auckland, London and even Swa...
Tuesday, 19 July 2016 07:02
G2E Asia puts the “i” in gaming iGaming made its presence felt at this year’s G2E Asia exhibition with organizers creating a dedicated iGaming Zone for the very first time.
Thursday, 23 June 2016 04:54

Red is the new black The Macau Gaming Information Association is invigorating junket efforts for a deadbeat borrower blacklist.
Monday, 20 June 2016 07:05

INDUSTRY PROFILE: Christopher Rowe Riding the wave - Given his father Bruce is considered a legend of the gaming industry following a career spanning more than three decades with Harrah’s, GTECH and Bally, it comes as no surprise to find Christopher Rowe making similar strides with leading slot machine manufacturer Aristocrat. Havi...
Monday, 13 June 2016 07:35
IAG launches Strategic Leadership Series Inside Asian Gaming is now officially in the managerial training business – something Macau desperately needs.
Monday, 06 June 2016 08:24

INDUSTRY PROFILE: Niall Murray Dublin-born Niall Murray came to Macau from Las Vegas 12 years ago to open the city’s first westernstyle casino. In addition to running his own hospitality management consultancy and beverage distribution business, last year he opened Taipa’s PREM1ER bar. He also heads the local Irish Chamber of...
Monday, 06 June 2016 06:02

INDUSTRY PROFILE: Glenn McCartney Glenn McCartney is Assistant Professor in Hospitality and Gaming Managment at the University of Macau. But to expats in the city he is better known as the UK’s Honorary Consul and owner of Taipa’s Irish Bar and Irish Coffee House. For last month’s St Patrick’s Day he organized a ball at the ...
Monday, 25 April 2016 05:10
INDUSTRY PROFILE: Kylie Rogers IAG: Let’s start at the beginning. Tell us a little about your career before you entered gaming. KR: I grew up in the suburb of Liverpool and Chester Hill, in Sydney, Australia. My mother was a single Mum who put herself through nursing school. To be honest I hated school and left in year 10. M...
Tuesday, 15 March 2016 05:01

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