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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
Australian slots body slams anti-gambling politicians The Gaming Technologies Association (GTA), an industry body representing the interests of domestic and international gaming machine manufacturers in Australia, has accused Australian anti-gambling politicians of falsely questioning the integrity of local slot machine manufacturers amid a push to tig...
Monday, 22 August 2016 04:53

Saipan: Trouble in paradise

Saipan: Trouble in paradise 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.   After grabbing headlines with more VIP action than Venetian Macao,... Tuesday, 31 January 2017 07:29

Wayne Lio: Forward thinker

Wayne Lio: Forward thinker A Macau local, Wayne Lio has not only witnessed the city’s incredible transformation over the years but is playing is own role in its future as Senior Vice President of Business Development with leading Macau junket Tak Chun Group.   Inside Asian Gaming: Thanks for taking some time out to cha... Tuesday, 31 January 2017 07:27

Welcome to the new Macau

Welcome to the new Macau From its incredible rise to the top of world gaming to the sudden crash that few saw coming, Macau is rising once more from the ashes – and the long-term outlook is a bright one. By Ben Blaschke    “Things are never as good as they feel and never as bad as they seem.”   It’s a quote t... Tuesday, 31 January 2017 07:23

Star wars

Star wars For more than a decade the dominant player in the online poker scene, PokerStars has embarked on a rocky road since being bought out by Amaya Gaming in 2014. So what’s going on at this online gaming giant? By Ben Blaschke   To say it’s been an eventful 12 months for PokerStars – by far the ... Tuesday, 31 January 2017 07:01