Saturday, May 8, 2021

Malaysia

Resorts World Las Vegas

Resorts World LV gets high praise from gaming board

Genting's Resorts World Las Vegas property has received licensing approval from the Nevada Gaming Control Board, which praised the $4.3 billion project and its execution. 

Genting Malaysia theme park to create 1,500 jobs

Genting Malaysia's SkyWorlds outdoor theme park, which is scheduled to open later this year, is expected to create 1,500 jobs and provide a boost for the local economy.

Malaysia blocks 2,195 online gambling sites, terminates phone lines

The Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Commission said it has blocked 2,195 online gambling websites and terminated 19,765 telephone lines for sending spam SMS messages promoting gambling.

Gen. Malaysia seen posting loss due to Covid restrictions: Maybank

Genting Malaysia is now expected to report a loss this year due to the ongoing disruptions from Covid, but the earnings recovery momentum is intact, Maybank Research said in a note maintaining its "buy" rating and increasing its target share price.
Which casinos are open?

Which casinos are open?

With so many lockdowns and restrictions happening across Asia's gaming jurisdictions, it is easy to lose track of which casinos are currently open, closed,...

HLIB sees long-term positive growth for Genting Malaysia, ups rating

Hong Leong Investment Bank Research has added its voice to analysts predicting a strong longer-term comeback for Genting Malaysia, upping its rating from a "hold" to a "buy."

Genting Malaysia EBITDA/revenue seen at pre-Covid levels by 2022

Genting Malaysia's EBITDA is likely to return to its pre-pandemic levels by 2022 and reach 60 percent this year, Standard & Poor's said.

Genting’s domestic demand to help fuel recovery

Genting Malaysia benefits from strong support from its domestic market, which means it's better positioned for a faster post-pandemic recovery, Fitch Ratings said.

Genting’s Lim says outlook uncertain, but will assess growth ops.

Genting Bhd Chairman Lim Kok Thay says he expects global economic conditions to continue to recover and said the group will assess any business opportunities that arise that could complement existing operations or provide new growth.
RGB games

RGB: The value of preventative care

A proper electronic gaming machine (EGM) and gaming equipment Preventive Maintenance program protects and prolongs the value of a gaming property’s capital investments.
AGE at ICC Sydney

Australasian Gaming Expo (AGE) 2021

The Australasian Gaming Expo (AGE) is the place to see new products and services, network, attend thought-provoking seminars, seek business partners and generate sales....
life after pogos

Life After POGOs – AGB Pop-Up Forum

The Philippines and Asia’s online gaming industry is going through uncertain times, with the gaming regulator seeing more and more operators leaving the country for greener pastures.
AGB Webinar - Acquiring and Retaining iGaming Customers

Acquiring & Retaining iGaming Customers

In this AGB Webinar Series, we covered the newest strategies for iGaming player acquisition and retention.
Asia Gaming Briefings, april 2021

Asia Gaming Briefings – April 2021 Edition

In this April edition of Asia Gaming Briefings we take the pulse of how the North Asia jurisdictions of Japan, Korea and the Russian Far East have fared.
Agbriefings February 21

Asia Gaming Briefings – Feb 2021 Edition

The world is bouncing back, or at least coming to grips with the fact that going forward not much will be the same as before. Commendably, this industry quickly understood the need to adapt to a new normal, and that the days of targeting the low hanging fruit of the VIP sector are gone.
asia gaming briefings Dec 20

Asia Gaming Briefings – Dec 2020 Edition

Over the years, many of the answers have been remarkably prescient in their forecasts for the near-term direction of Asia’s gaming industry. However, we can safely say that no one came anywhere close to guessing what 2020 may have had in store.