Casino revenues rose 2.1 percent for operator Grand Korea Leisure Co. to 129 billion won ($116 million) in the second quarter from the April-June period last year. Casino visitor numbers rose 5 percent to 415,000 as a 24.2 percent rise in Chinese gamblers offset a 19.5 percent drop in Japanese traffic. Corporate net profits rose 23.5 percent to 30.1 billion won. The company is seeking to open foreigner-only duty-free stores to complement its foreigner-only casinos.
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Singapore police have busted at least two illegal gambling operations in the past week, while across Asia authorities have moved to stamp out illicit activities, from raids on premier league matches in India, to illegal number forecasting in Malaysia.
The Puducherry union territory government has urged the union government to ban online gaming platforms and mobile apps, describing it as a necessity to protect the mental health of vulnerable people.
The next edition of the AGB Webinar Series will look at the future of iGaming customer acquisition and retention, which has been going through a transition period over the last year.