Tag: Asia

India goes into bat for cruise ship casinos

India Cruise Line Association Finds Ally In Fight For Casinos

November 16, 2018 The chairperson of Rajya and Essel Group, Subhash Chandra, is strongly supporting the India Cruise Lines Association (INCLA), in demanding government officials allow casinos on...

Playtech financial results 2018

Playtech bottom line on track despite Asian market troubles

November 14, 2018 PLAYTECH remains bullish about reaching its earnings targets in 2018 despite a challenging period for Asian operations. The iGaming software development giant has also announced...

De Club ICO offering

Wide Rich acquisition of DeClub has roots in blockchain technology

October 23, 2018 A new partnership between casino management company DeClub, and Malta-based investment firm Wide Rich Global Company, could bring about the next generation of casinos —...

Japan IR bill - Sega Sammy expansion plans

Tokyo-based Sega Sammy Holdings eyes IR business in Japan

October 19, 2018 Gaming and Amusement Company, Sega Sammy Holdings aims to be heavily involved in Japan’s planned integrated resort (IR) projects, aiming to build one of the...

Goa floating casinos won't be relocated soon

Goa’s floating casinos live to fight another day

October 3, 2018 Operators of floating casinos in the Indian state of Goa can heave a sigh of relief and continue their operations for at least the next...

PAGCOR clamping down on illegal gambling

Philippines regulator clamps down on illegal online gambling operators

October 2, 2018 The Philippines gambling regulatory body has issued a strong warning to illegal online gambling operators in the country to either seek a local licence or...

Arrests in China over gambling ring

China authorities continue online gambling blitz with more arrests

September 25, 2018 Illegal online gambling operators in China are not perturbed by the government’s strong commitment to clamping down on all non-lottery gambling activity as local residents...

Boracay may not have casinos when it reopens to public

Casino: Duterte Government to blame for flaky industry

September 19, 2018 Melco Resorts and Entertainment (Philippines) Corporation has decided to delist from the Philippines Stock Exchange (PSE), primarily due to the unfavourable policies of the Duterte-led...

Macau casino shutdown will hit bottom line

Macau casinos resume service after Typhoon Mangkhut

September 18, 2018 Casinos in the world’s biggest gambling hub Macau are back on track after shutting down for 33 hours due to Typhoon Mangkhut, which hit some...

Arrests in China over gambling ring

Arrests in China over illegal gambling ring

August 21, 2018 Fifty-six persons are in the hands of police in eastern China for allegedly engaging in illegal online gambling. The suspects, according to reports by the...