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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

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OZ VIP: A new dawn

OZ VIP: A new dawn It has taken just 12 months for Australia’s VIP turnover to rebound following the arrests of 19 Crown Resorts employees in China in October 2016, but the balance of power between Australian operators has shifted dramatically in the process. By Ben Blaschke   Just 12 months after the release of... Sunday, 29 July 2018 22:32

Waiting for Garapan

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License to thrill: How casino re-tendering will shape Macau’s future

License to thrill: How casino re-tendering will shape Macau’s future Professor Glenn McCartney takes a look at the impending Macau casino re-tendering process and why the government’s criteria for issuing licenses will shape the city’s tourism future. By Professor Glenn McCartney   Macau’s casino concession and sub-concession contracts will all end in a few... Sunday, 29 July 2018 22:21

Making live online gaming a reality

Making live online gaming a reality Latency has long been the ultimate challenge for online gaming operators in their quest to provide a quality product, but a new open framework technology could prove to be a game-changer. By Jaheer Abbas | Senior Director, SEA & India at Limelight Networks   It’s hard to imagine that onlin... Sunday, 29 July 2018 22:09