Scientific Game

Features

Pandering to the Masses Macau’s population is heavily protected from economic realities—and the government seems to like it that way
Monday, 16 January 2012 15:56

Asian Gaming 101— Part 2 In the second of two essays, respected US-based gaming journalist James Rutherford discusses more of the key features of the red-hot Macau and Singapore casino markets
Friday, 16 December 2011 16:37

Passion Play Aruze’s rapid rise as a casino game supplier isn’t an accident
Wednesday, 14 December 2011 11:22

Room for Improvement? Macau’s hotel offer could benefit from more strategic pricing and marketing
Monday, 14 November 2011 11:51

Asian Gaming 101 In the first of a two-part essay, respected US-based gaming journalist James Rutherford discusses the key features of the red-hot Macau and Singapore casino markets
Monday, 14 November 2011 11:41

Show Stopper Is Macau trying to put a champagne cork back in a bottle by extending its live table cap to the year 2020?
Tuesday, 04 October 2011 17:14

Raining Cash In its latest authoritative report on the Macau gaming sector, leading regional independent brokerage and investment group CLSA Asia-Pacific Markets offers its industry outlook up to 2020. Among the notable forecasts offered by report authors Aaron Fischer, Richard Huang, Jon Oh and Clifford Kurz, M...
Monday, 03 October 2011 16:48

Exit the Dragon Market consolidation as well as a company failure could spell bad news for Macau’s shuffling army of ferry passengers
Monday, 03 October 2011 16:33

End of the Affair? Did Wynn Macau make a misstep on its Cotai land rights—or is the government mixing messages?
Sunday, 02 October 2011 16:44

Current Issue

Design For Profit

Design For Profit Architect Paul Steelman provides his insights into designing the most expensive privately funded buildings on earth and making and breaking trends. By Muhammad Cohen | Editor-at-Large EMINENT casino architect Paul Steelman helped create the Asian gaming boom with the groundbreaking design of Sands... Monday, 29 January 2018 15:11

Climbing the mountain

Climbing the mountain   ASX-listed Silver Heritage Group finally launched hotel and casino operations at its new Tiger Palace Resort Bhairahawa in late 2017, having survived the 2015 earthquake, a fuel blockade on the Nepal-India border and an AU$19 million (US$14.4 million) funding shortage as a result of the delays. ... Monday, 29 January 2018 15:07

Can sportsbooks survive a 1% tax on handle?

Can sportsbooks survive a 1% tax on handle?   The big news coming out of the United States this year is the likely striking down of the federal ban on sports betting. But with many states licking their lips in anticipation of added tax dollars, the sports betting industry may well have another crippling fight on its hands. THE US Supreme C... Monday, 29 January 2018 15:05

Herman Ng:Macau Pioneer

Herman Ng:Macau Pioneer Inside Asian Gaming discovers a bit more about Herman Ng, CEO and Executive Director of Macau-based slot machine services firm Asia Pioneer Entertainment (APE). Ben Blaschke: Can you start by telling us a bit about yourself and your background? Herman Ng: I grew up in Macau and then when I was 16 ... Monday, 29 January 2018 14:52