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Time to realign?

Time to realign?

Managing Partner at Hong Kong’s Delta State Holdings Ltd, David Bonnet, explains why IR operators may need to reevaluate their expectations on ROI in Japan and beyond. Investors seeking above-market returns through participation in integrated resort (IR) business ventures may...

Carlos Eduardo Coelho: The passion and the law

Patience pays

An advisor to the Macau SAR Government over many years, Newpage Consulting’s David Green explains why authorities should consider delaying the upcoming re-tender process for Macau gaming licenses. The unanticipated duration and severity of the COVID-19 pandemic necessitates a re-think...

Timing is everything

Michael Probert, Chief Commercial Officer at iSoftBet, discusses why a combination of timing and the region’s characteristics could see a regulated online environment edge closer to becoming reality. The unprecedented events of 2020 have seen land-based casino revenues nosedive, with...