Saturday, May 8, 2021

Domingo highlights live shots and e-sabong in Philippines 2021 recovery plan

Philippine Amusement and Gaming Corporation chairwoman Andrea Domingo is placing her hopes on new online gaming initiatives in the country to boost industry revenue this year. 

SkyCity appoints new chief corporate affairs officer

SkyCity Entertainment Group has announced the appointment of Nirupa George to the role of chief corporate affairs office, effective from June 21, 2021.

Scientific Games names new Chief Technology Officer Victor Blanco

Victor Blanco, who previously led Aristocrat's expansion into social casino and casual games will now oversee Scientific Games' technology strategy to support leadership across gaming, lottery, sports betting, and iGaming as well as support the development and execution of the company's games.

Lee Sam-Geol assumes post as Kangwon Land CEO

Former Second Vice Minister of Public Administration and Security Lee Sam-Geol has been approved by shareholders to assume the post of CEO of Kangwon Land.
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Dore ruling could change face of VIP gaming in Macau: Vilela

The final court ruling on Wynn Macau’s liability in the Dore Entertainment case could change the landscape of VIP gaming in Macau, according to gaming expert António Lobo Vilela.

Summit Ascent appoints Genting’s David Chua as new CEO

Summit Ascent has appointed former Genting Hong Kong President David Chua as its new Chief Executive Officer for a three-year term, effective from May 1.

Interview with Earle Hall: Revisiting Covid predictions [video]

Futurist and entrepreneur Earle Hall, CEO of AXES reflects on the sixteen predictions made nearly 12 months ago during the AGB Webinar: Life After Covid-19, which looked at how business and personal and work-life would change as a result of the pandemic. 

Bobby Soper to lead Mohegan’s Korea and Japan campaigns

Mohegan Gaming & Entertainment has announced that Bobby Soper has been appointed to the new role of International President, a role in which he will oversee all aspects of the firm’s efforts related to both the Inspire Korea Project in South Korea and the joint bid for an integrated resort license in Nagasaki with Oshidori International.

Bruce Carter retires from SkyCity board

Long-time director Bruce Carter, who oversaw the expansion of SkyCity Adelaide, has retired from the SkyCity board of directors.

Everi appoints Kate Lowenhar-Fisher vice president, chief legal officer

Everi Holdings, provider of land-based and digital casino gaming products and player loyalty solutions, has announced the appointment of Kate Lowenhar-Fisher as executive vice president, chief legal officer–general counsel, and corporate secretary, effective March 22.

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