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SJM the latest to introduce eco-friendly new energy bus service Sociedade de Jogos de Macau, S.A. (SJM) has become the latest Macau operator to introduce a new energy shuttle bus service. The buses will begin operations in May, with the number of new energy buses to be increased in phases. In its announcement, SJM said the introduction of the buses “demonstr...
Friday, 20 April 2018 07:33

VIDEO - Week in Review Inside Asian Gaming takes a look back at the biggest stories of the past week.
Friday, 20 April 2018 07:27

Aquis boss accuses ACT government of 17-month silence The CEO of Hong Kong’s Aquis Entertainment Limited has accused the Australian Capital Territory government of leaving it in the dark for 17 months over an AU$330 million Canberra Casino development proposal. The accusation follows an ultimatum issued by the government earlier this week giving Aqu...
Friday, 20 April 2018 07:18

“Protectionism” harming Macau non-gaming growth: scholar A respected Macau scholar says protectionist policies aimed at supporting locals are in fact harming the government’s own efforts to grow the city’s international tourism appeal. Professor Glenn McCartney, Acting Associate Dean, Faculty of Business Administration at the University of Macau, out...
Friday, 20 April 2018 07:06

Wynn Resorts board denies Elaine Wynn’s nominations request The board of Wynn Resorts has rejected a request by its co-founder and biggest shareholder, Elaine Wynn, to reopen the window in which shareholders can nominate directors in order to refresh the makeup of the board. In a written response to a letter sent by Elaine Wynn earlier this week, Chairman o...
Friday, 20 April 2018 06:10

Wynn Resorts hires three new female directors, more to come Wynn Resorts has announced the appointment of three new independent directors which it says will diversify the gender, skills and experience of the board. Betsy Atkins, Dee Dee Myers and Wendy Webbas were appointed following a “lengthy search” by the Nominating and Corporate Governance Committ...
Thursday, 19 April 2018 06:30

Cap on Japan’s casino floor space in line to rise as LDP sets 27 April submission date for bill Japan’s ruling Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) and coalition partner Komeito will submit its integrated resort bill to parliament on 27 April, according to a report by Reuters. Citing Chikako Ikeda, an official at the LDP’s political affairs committee, as well as another unnamed LDP lawmaker, Re...
Thursday, 19 April 2018 06:08

Melco Resorts buys 20 electric buses Melco Resorts has purchased 20 electric buses to transport guests between its three Macau integrated resorts – City of Dreams, Studio City and Altira Macau. The zero-emission fleet includes 18 tour coaches and two public bus style vehicles and is scheduled to begin operations in May 2018. Initial...
Thursday, 19 April 2018 05:48

Sands China’s US$1.1 billion Londoner investment proves commitment ahead of re-licensing: Wilfred Wong By Oscar Guijarro Macau casino operator Sands China is hoping the US$1.1 billion it has committed to transform Sands Cotai Central into The Londoner will aid its cause when the government begins the process of issuing new gaming licenses over the next few years, according to the company’s Preside...
Wednesday, 18 April 2018 20:47

Asian Poker Tour drops Macau cryptocurrency plans 向下滾動查閱中文版本 | Scroll down for Chinese version   The Asian Poker Tour (APT) has shelved plans to incorporate a cryptocurrency element into the upcoming APT Macau Championships 2018 due to regulatory concerns. In a statement sent to Inside Asian Gaming, APT CEO Jeff Mann said th...
Wednesday, 18 April 2018 14:59

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SJM the latest to introduce eco-friendly new energy bus service

SJM the latest to introduce eco-friendly new energy bus service Sociedade de Jogos de Macau, S.A. (SJM) has become the latest Macau operator to introduce a new energy shuttle bus service. The buses will begin operations in May, with the number of new energy buses to be increased in phases. In its announcement, SJM said the introduction of the buses “demonstr... Friday, 20 April 2018 07:33

VIDEO - Week in Review

VIDEO - Week in Review Inside Asian Gaming takes a look back at the biggest stories of the past week. Friday, 20 April 2018 07:27

Aquis boss accuses ACT government of 17-month silence

Aquis boss accuses ACT government of 17-month silence The CEO of Hong Kong’s Aquis Entertainment Limited has accused the Australian Capital Territory government of leaving it in the dark for 17 months over an AU$330 million Canberra Casino development proposal. The accusation follows an ultimatum issued by the government earlier this week giving Aqu... Friday, 20 April 2018 07:18

“Protectionism” harming Macau non-gaming growth: scholar

“Protectionism” harming Macau non-gaming growth: scholar A respected Macau scholar says protectionist policies aimed at supporting locals are in fact harming the government’s own efforts to grow the city’s international tourism appeal. Professor Glenn McCartney, Acting Associate Dean, Faculty of Business Administration at the University of Macau, out... Friday, 20 April 2018 07:06

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G2E ASIA AWARDS to debut in 2018

G2E ASIA AWARDS to debut in 2018 Inside Asian Gaming and G2E Asia will co-organize the inaugural G2E Asia Awards in 2018 – the official awards of Asia’s biggest industry  trade show and exhibition, G2E Asia. In an exciting development for the Asian gaming industry, Inside Asian Gaming and G2E Asia announced in March that they... Wednesday, 04 April 2018 14:07

Indian Dreaming: Tiger Palace putting Nepal in the game

Indian Dreaming: Tiger Palace putting Nepal in the game By Ben Blaschke The first integrated resort to be built in South Asia, Tiger Palace Resort in Nepal’s lowland Terai plains sits just eight kilometers from the border with India’s most populous state Uttar Pradesh, home to some 215 million people. At US$52 million it also represents a fascinatin... Wednesday, 04 April 2018 14:12

Digital Danger

Digital Danger As the world becomes increasingly digital, the world’s casino operators are taking cyber security more seriously than ever before. But as leading risk mitigation company Kroll explains, risks remain – and not always where you might expect.  By Ben Blaschke AS cautionary tales go, the downfall... Wednesday, 04 April 2018 14:09

Gaming development outlook along the Belt and Road

Gaming development outlook along the Belt and Road Michael Zhu, SVP of International Planning and Analysis for The Innovation Group, delves into the benefits that Chinese President Xi Jinping’s “One Belt and One Road” initiative will bring to Asia’s gaming industry. By Michael Zhu PRIOR to the current recovery of Macau’s gaming malaise, ... Wednesday, 04 April 2018 14:08