Malaysia's diversified Berjaya Corp. said it plans to sell its Berjaya Sports Toto number forecasting business as part of a corporate overhaul.
Genting New York, a unit of Malaysia's Genting Group, spent $1.22 million in lobbying efforts in New York in 2020, making it the sixth-biggest spender in the state.
Danny Too, general manager of Cherry Interactive, speaks with Asia Gaming Brief managing editor, Sharon Singleton, about Asia's online gaming industry from PIGOs in the Philippines to developments in Dubai.
Misinformation and conspiracy theories are hampering Southeast Asian nation's recovery from the pandemic by slowing vaccination rates, reports show.
Malaysia's central bank, Bank Negara Malaysia, has closed its application period for five digital banking licenses it is expected to issue by the first quarter of 2022.
Malaysia's government has announced a RM150 billion ($36.1 billion) stimulus package, its fourth this year, to offset the impact of an indefinite lockdown.
Genting Chairman Lim Kok Thay said he's "super confident" about the future of the company's U.S. assets and will seek a listing when business improves.
Genting Malaysia's flagship property Resorts World Genting is expected to be locked down for at least three months as the country battles another outbreak of Covid, however, this year is unlikely to be as bad as 2020 as other global properties reopen, Maybank Investment Bank said.