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Chris Rowe named to replace Vincent Kelly as Aristocrat’s Managing Director Asia-Pacific

Chris Rowe named to replace Vincent Kelly as Aristocrat’s Managing Director Asia-Pacific

By Ben Blaschke Chris Rowe has been named Aristocrat’s new Managing Director Asia-Pacific, taking over the key role from predecessor Vincent Kelly. Rowe, who first ...read more

Donaco issues cease and desist letter to Star Vegas neighbor

Donaco issues cease and desist letter to Star Vegas neighbor

Australian-listed casino operator Donaco International says it has issued a cease and desist letter to the Thai vendor of Star Paradise – located adjacent to Donaco...read more

IGT served notice over game personalization patent

IGT served notice over game personalization patent

Gaming technology studio Scrappy Elegant Gaming (SEG) has served notice to global gaming giant International Game Technology (IGT) due to alleged infringement of its ...read more

Typhoon Hato impact “marginal” as Macau operators eye 16% 4Q17 growth

Typhoon Hato impact “marginal” as Macau operators eye 16% 4Q17 growth

The impact of Typhoon Hato on Macau’s six casino operators has been described as marginal, with financial services firm Morgan Stanley predicting GGR growth to contin...read more

Universal taking Okada’s Aruze Gaming America to court for unpaid patent fees

Universal taking Okada’s Aruze Gaming America to court for unpaid patent fees

Japan’s Universal Entertainment Corporation is taking founder and former Chairman Kazuo Okada’s wholly-owned Aruze Gaming America Inc (AGA) to Tokyo District Court,...read more
Macau travel agency receipts rise slightly in 2016 Receipts from travel agencies grew slightly by 0.5% to MOP$6.53 billion in 2016 on the back of a similar increase in the number of agencies operating – up by six to 2...read more Genting Hong Kong holds charity voyage on Dream Cruises Genting Hong Kong co-organized the 2nd Charity Voyage on board Genting Dream, the flagship of Dream Cruises, Asia’s Luxury Cruise Line, with the Tung Wah Group of Ho...read more CANVAS celebrates official debut in Macau with charity event In order to promote the concept of organic skin care, CANVAS made its official debut in Macau at JA Avenue on Monday. The opening ceremony, attended by celebrities and...read more more News
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Lightning Box expands omni-channel scope with William Hill Specialist slots supplier Lightning Box has strengthened its partnership with William Hill after being commissioned to develop more omni-channel content. The Sydney-ba...read more Pragmatic Play hires new marketing lead Award-winning slot developer Pragmatic Play has strengthened its executive team with the appointment of Victoria Bonner as its Head of Marketing. Ms Bonner, who took u...read more Betsoft releases BLOOD ETERNAL 3D innovators Betsoft Gaming have announced the latest addition to their Slots3 collection of video slots – BLOOD ETERNAL. This game features six reels and thirty pay...read more EvenBet Gaming launches innovative new daily fantasy sports product Leading online gaming software developer EvenBet Gaming has announced the launch of a ground-breaking new daily fantasy sports (DFS) product designed to breathe new lif...read more
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All you need to know about Macau’s recovery

All you need to know about Macau’s recovery Now in its second year, the global casino capital’s comeback speeds ahead along unexpected tracks. By Muhammad Cohen | Editor at large   Macau’s recovery keeps producing surprising numbers and serious questions. Gaming revenue powered ahead 19% though the first seven months of 2017, with bot... Monday, 28 August 2017 18:34

Beneath the skin

Beneath the skin While leading game developers look to crackdown on the practice of skins betting within the eSports community, there are many who believe it should be a legalized and regulated industry in its own right. By Ben Blaschke   Skins betting has become somewhat of a dirty word in the world of eSports,... Monday, 28 August 2017 18:27

Global Ambition

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

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