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Genting Spore Q1 casino revenue ticks higher, other metrics deteriorate

Genting Singapore has reported a 2 percent increase in casino sales from the final quarter of last year, indicating the pent-up demand that had been driving performance has largely stalled.
DFNN-mobile

DFNN’s iWave to conduct Singapore IPO

DFNN’s iWave Inc is planning to conduct an initial public offering on the Singapore exchange instead of going through a backdoor listing due to challenges brought on by the covid-19 pandemic. 

HK-Sing air travel bubble to open May 26, flags ANZ bubble

The long awaited travel bubble between Hong Kong and Singapore is finally set to begin on May 26, after being repeatedly delayed since last November. 

New Century Cruise Lines to swap old for new

Singaporean company New Century Cruise Lines has permanently retired two of its oldest cruise ships, which have been sitting dormant since the wake of the covid-19 pandemic. 
Venetian Macau

Macau to lead Asia recovery, Singapore needs travel boost

Macau will lead the recovery in Asia this year, while Singapore needs international flights to resume to gain further impetus, executives from Las Vegas Sands told investors on the company’s earnings call.
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,...

Genting SG disregards resolution to increase Lim performance shares

Genting Singapore on Thursday announced it has disregarded a resolution which would see an increase to chairman Tan Sri Lim Kok Thay’s performance share scheme (PSS) limit. 

Hong Kong, Sing, to achieve widespread vaccine coverage by 2021

Hong Kong and Singapore will be the first two countries in Asia to achieve widespread vaccination coverage (60-70 percent of population) by the end...
Sharon Singleton

Looking for silver linings

It’s a term that’s frequently over-used, but if you were a land-based gaming operator in Asia last year, it truly was an “annus horribilis.”

LVS committee to probe money laundering protocols at MBS

Las Vegas Sands has set up a special committee to review AML controls at its Marina Bay Sands casino in Singapore and has hired U.S. law firm Vinson & Elkins LLP to assist.
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.