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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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Tribal Ambition

Tribal Ambition By Muhammad Cohen and Ben Blaschke   Mohegan Gaming and Entertainment CEO Mario Kontomerkos believes the Native American casino operator has two aces in the hole for Japan, especially when it comes to the so-called regional markets beyond major areas. In his presentation at last month’s Japan ... Monday, 04 June 2018 20:55

Social Gathering

Social Gathering By Shaun McCamley   Social casino gaming is booming. In 2017, the global social gaming industry generated a whopping US$106 billion in revenues, with the social casino segment generating US$4.5 billion in revenues. Not surprisingly China, Japan and Korea generated 90% of the games revenue in the... Monday, 04 June 2018 20:44

Redefining Tourism

Redefining Tourism By Muhammad Cohen   In an era when tourism constitutes a growing portion of the global economy, integrated resorts present a potent although frequently misunderstood means for growing visitor arrivals and revenue. It’s not simply the casino but their range of attractions that make IRs such powe... Monday, 04 June 2018 20:37

Japan IR Timeline

Japan IR Timeline By Ben Blaschke   What year for Japan’s first IR? It’s a question that continues to divide industry stakeholders, the answer further clouded by the substantial disparity in opinion offered at last month’s Japan Gaming Congress (JgC) in Tokyo. At the nearer end of the scale, members of the... Monday, 04 June 2018 20:27