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Onward and Upward Winning Asia Technology Ltd Product Marketing Director Alice Tang shares her insights on Macau’s rapidly developing slot market
Monday, 01 November 2010 16:14

Stanley and the Women Why the Motherland rather than the Ho family’s extended matriarchy could have the final word in the STDM/SJM succession
Thursday, 31 March 2011 18:24

Direct Play LVS has clear incentives for shifting its non-junket VIPs to Singapore
Thursday, 09 September 2010 12:23

Friction Free Macao Studio City may be a little late to the Cotai party, but its developers promise a smooth and fun-filled experience
Wednesday, 17 December 2008 00:00

Rolling Downhill It will be hard to improve on the 2008 performance of Macau's high-roller segment during 2009
Wednesday, 14 January 2009 00:00

Cotai Stripped Yet another Macau casino operator may be forced to halt building work in 2009 because of the global credit crunch
Monday, 19 January 2009 00:00
The good, the bad and the ugly The current recessionary economy brings about a number of new scams, with nefarious Junket Reps preying upon innocent civilians and naive gamblers with all type of get rich schemes. Who are they, why are they there and who should we trust? Steve Karoul advises
Thursday, 19 February 2009 00:00

Out of Africa Surprisingly, the cradle of humanity is also a test bed for casino slot products aimed at Asians
Thursday, 19 February 2009 00:00
Taxing Vice Funding shortfalls faced by national and local governments around the world will lead to increasing calls for higher taxes on gaming and other so-called vice industries. Jurisdictions where casinos are currently banned or restricted will also reconsider long-standing proposals to legalise or expand ...
Monday, 16 March 2009 00:00

Macau visa restrictions now lifted? China does things in her own way and in her own time
Monday, 16 March 2009 00:00

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Design For Profit

Design For Profit Architect Paul Steelman provides his insights into designing the most expensive privately funded buildings on earth and making and breaking trends. By Muhammad Cohen | Editor-at-Large EMINENT casino architect Paul Steelman helped create the Asian gaming boom with the groundbreaking design of Sands... Monday, 29 January 2018 15:11

Climbing the mountain

Climbing the mountain   ASX-listed Silver Heritage Group finally launched hotel and casino operations at its new Tiger Palace Resort Bhairahawa in late 2017, having survived the 2015 earthquake, a fuel blockade on the Nepal-India border and an AU$19 million (US$14.4 million) funding shortage as a result of the delays. ... Monday, 29 January 2018 15:07

Can sportsbooks survive a 1% tax on handle?

Can sportsbooks survive a 1% tax on handle?   The big news coming out of the United States this year is the likely striking down of the federal ban on sports betting. But with many states licking their lips in anticipation of added tax dollars, the sports betting industry may well have another crippling fight on its hands. THE US Supreme C... Monday, 29 January 2018 15:05

Herman Ng:Macau Pioneer

Herman Ng:Macau Pioneer Inside Asian Gaming discovers a bit more about Herman Ng, CEO and Executive Director of Macau-based slot machine services firm Asia Pioneer Entertainment (APE). Ben Blaschke: Can you start by telling us a bit about yourself and your background? Herman Ng: I grew up in Macau and then when I was 16 ... Monday, 29 January 2018 14:52