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Asian-facing sportsbook Dafabet moves to Comtrade iCore platform iGaming technology provider Comtrade Gaming has continued its push into the Asian marketplace with the integration of its iCore – The Enterprise Gaming Platform as the back-end solution for popular sportsbook Dafabet. iCore – The Enterprise Gaming Platform replaces Dafabet’s legacy syst...
Wednesday, 08 March 2017 03:58

Betsoft releases Asian-themed Fa Fa Twins iGaming software provider Betsoft Gaming has announced the launch of a new Asian-inspired online slot machine called Fa Fa Twins. The latest addition to the company’s Slots3 collection of true 3D video slots, Fa Fa Twins is inspired by thematic elements of pan-Asian culture, strongly supporte...
Monday, 20 February 2017 03:38

Nolimit city enters Asia via QTech deal Online casino platform and game developer Nolimit city has entered the Asian market for the first time via a deal to provide content distributor QTech Games with its high definition slots. The deal will see QTech’s partners gain access to mobile-optimized games such as Oktoberfest, Space Arca...
Thursday, 16 February 2017 06:58
Trump Taj Mahal dramas escalate Atlantic City’s Trump Taj Mahal casino continues to make headlines for all the wrong reasons after owner Carl Icahn withdrew an offer to restore health insurance for the property’s striking workers. Having come into the spotlight as part of the current US Presidential campaign – with Democrat...
Monday, 22 August 2016 05:15
2016 WSOP the biggest of all time The 2016 World Series of Poker (WSOP) has officially become the biggest of all time, attracting a record 107,833 entrants across its 69-event schedule. Players from 107 different nations descended upon Las Vegas’ Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino, with 15,767 players receiving prize money after th...
Monday, 22 August 2016 05:13
Portugal launches first online casino Portugal’s gaming regulator, Serviço Regulação e Inspeção de Jogos do Turismo de Portugal (SRIJ), has issued the nation’s first online casino license following recent moves to build and regulate an online gaming market. The SRIJ announced on 25 July that it had issued an online games of ch...
Monday, 22 August 2016 05:09
Counter-Strike developer clamps down on illegal skins betting Video game developer Valve has issued cease and desist letters to 23 websites that use the company’s Steam platform to enable the betting of weapon “skins” in its popular game Counter-Strike: Global Offensive. Valve gave the companies 10 days to comply with the order or face further action in...
Monday, 22 August 2016 05:06
MGM Resorts debuts mobile tournaments MGM Resorts has signalled its intent to utilize the latest gaming technologies with the launch of a new mobile gaming platform at its nine Las Vegas properties. The platform, called easyPLAY Mobile Tournaments, allows guests at any of MGM’s resorts to compete against one another using their smartp...
Monday, 22 August 2016 05:02
Sri Lankan PM says no to new casinos Sri Lankan Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe has reportedly put an end to immediate hopes of an expanded casino industry in the country, revealing that no investor will be allowed to build new casinos under his watch. Speaking to the media during the International Enterprise Singapore Global Conv...
Monday, 22 August 2016 04:59
DICJ to introduce electronic table game regulations in 2017 The Director of Macau’s Gaming Inspection and Coordination Bureau (DICJ), Paulo Martins Chan, says the gaming regulator will look to introduce new regulations for electronic table games (ETGs) in 2017. Noting a 2015 Union Gaming report that suggested ETGs enabled Macau’s casino operators to sid...
Monday, 22 August 2016 04:57

China’s Caribbean beat

China’s Caribbean beat 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.   The Caribbean’s costliest hospitality project ever and a dozen y... Thursday, 02 March 2017 19:24

Testing times

Testing times IAG sat down with Ian Hughes, CEO and Managing Director of Gaming Laboratories International, to discuss the vitally important work the leading test laboratory carries out for the global gaming industry. By Ben Blaschke   Ben Blaschke: Thanks for speaking with us Ian. Can you start by telling us ... Thursday, 02 March 2017 19:19

ICE cranks up the heat

ICE cranks up the heat Inside Asian Gaming was among the record number of attendees in London last month as the world’s biggest gaming industry exhibition, ICE, reached spectacular new heights in 2017. By Ben Blaschke   When it comes to the gaming industry, there are trade shows to satisfy every continent and sector.... Thursday, 02 March 2017 19:13

iGaming Asia Congress heading to Macau

iGaming Asia Congress heading to Macau The iGaming Asia Congress 2017 will return to the Grand Hyatt Macau this month, representing a unique opportunity to gain detailed insight into the latest from the growing world of online gaming.   To run from 27 to 29 March, iGA 2017 will feature an array of expert presenters and panelists to pr... Thursday, 02 March 2017 19:08