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Super Casino Controversy Manchester beat out London and the seaside community of Blackpool to be selected as the site of the UK’s first Las Vegas-style super casino. The decision is likely to face a legal challenge from Blackpool at least
Saturday, 24 February 2007 17:17

Cash in Hand Melco PBL raises over US$1 billion on Nasdaq to fund its ambitious Macau gaming projects
Saturday, 20 January 2007 16:45

Bally "On Fire" Bally celebrates its 75th anniversary this year with an exciting range of new products and aggressive Asia focus, centred on Macau
Friday, 19 January 2007 16:40

Casino Currency Expert Over four decades on from its first Macau order, GPI remains the go-to supplier of secure and versatile chips, plaques and jetons in Asia’s hottest gaming market
Thursday, 31 May 2012 15:46

Cotai's Next Wave Cotai’s future landscape is taking shape, with construction beginning on Phase 2 of Galaxy Macau and Wynn Macau’s land grant application finally receiving approval. It’s not clear who will get the go-ahead on Cotai next, however, as government appears to want to stagger developm...
Monday, 21 May 2012 18:32

Muddy Water China’s national leadership transition could make things more complex when it comes to Cotai casino project permissions
Tuesday, 20 March 2012 12:12

Strip Support Las Vegas has been mired in the economic doldrums since the financial crisistook hold in the US in 2007-08. As respected US-based gaming journalist James Rutherfordreports, since then, Sin City’s saving grace has been Asian baccarat players
Friday, 17 February 2012 11:30

Revolving Door The Macau government’s assault on local slot parlours looks morelike gesture politics than substantive policy
Friday, 17 February 2012 11:21

Wait in Vain Macau’s shortage of taxis hurts the economy—as well as leavingthe punters bad-tempered
Friday, 17 February 2012 09:59

A Global Growth Story ONEworks™ Business Development Director Tom Hall explains the workings of in-running sports betting
Monday, 16 January 2012 16:05

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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