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Integrity vs Commerce — a Tight Match In big-time sports it’s more than the games in danger of being corrupted, writes Khalid Ali, secretary general of the European Sports Security Association
Tuesday, 07 January 2014 18:31

Designing Minds Casino architecture and design is busily adapting to an evolving gaming landscape  By Paul Doocey
Tuesday, 07 January 2014 17:58

A Gathering in Tokyo Consensus is Japan’s Diet will move to legalize casinos sometime in early 2014
Saturday, 14 December 2013 18:24

Tourism Driver South Korea plans to solicit bids for destination-scale casinos capableof boosting visitor numbers and standing up to intensifying regional competition
Tuesday, 08 October 2013 18:15

Off the Hook LVS pays US$47.4 million to settle money-laundering case
Wednesday, 18 September 2013 16:52

Under Construction Touted as ‘the next Thailand’ on the strength of its inherent tourism appeal, Myanmar is looking to add legal gaming and integrated resorts to the mix. Indochina correspondent Richard Meyer looks at the country’s current gray-area gaming market and prospects
Wednesday, 21 August 2013 16:38

Luxury on Demand In Macau, ‘elite’ used to mean ‘VIP’ ... Not anymore ... With cash players gambling at levels that once were seen only in the junket rooms, casinos are responding with amenities and services that are ‘VIP’ in every sense of the term. The new Pavilion Club is Galaxy Macau’s answer. And ...
Tuesday, 20 August 2013 15:55

Gambling on the Barrier Reef Who is Tony Fung? … And why does he want to spend $4 billion in Yorkeys Knob?
Monday, 19 August 2013 17:25

Edging Closer Morgan Stanley believes Japan is on the verge of passing a bill legalizing casinos
Thursday, 18 July 2013 16:17

Smooth Sailing With easier comps ahead and the mass market showing no signs of slowing down, concerns about the sustainability of Macau gaming revenue growth in the second half seem overdone
Thursday, 18 July 2013 15:15

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Tribal Ambition

Tribal Ambition By Muhammad Cohen and Ben Blaschke   Mohegan Gaming and Entertainment CEO Mario Kontomerkos believes the Native American casino operator has two aces in the hole for Japan, especially when it comes to the so-called regional markets beyond major areas. In his presentation at last month’s Japan ... Monday, 04 June 2018 20:55

Social Gathering

Social Gathering By Shaun McCamley   Social casino gaming is booming. In 2017, the global social gaming industry generated a whopping US$106 billion in revenues, with the social casino segment generating US$4.5 billion in revenues. Not surprisingly China, Japan and Korea generated 90% of the games revenue in the... Monday, 04 June 2018 20:44

Redefining Tourism

Redefining Tourism By Muhammad Cohen   In an era when tourism constitutes a growing portion of the global economy, integrated resorts present a potent although frequently misunderstood means for growing visitor arrivals and revenue. It’s not simply the casino but their range of attractions that make IRs such powe... Monday, 04 June 2018 20:37

Japan IR Timeline

Japan IR Timeline By Ben Blaschke   What year for Japan’s first IR? It’s a question that continues to divide industry stakeholders, the answer further clouded by the substantial disparity in opinion offered at last month’s Japan Gaming Congress (JgC) in Tokyo. At the nearer end of the scale, members of the... Monday, 04 June 2018 20:27