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Genting HK concerned with ability to continue operating

Casino cruise operator Genting Hong Kong said it is assessing whether the group will have sufficient financial resources to continue operating, and that it was concerned with the continued uncertainties brought on by the covid-19 pandemic.

Genting HK agrees financing package with creditors

Genting Hong Kong has reached a financing accord with creditors under which it will receive EUR300 million ($362.2 million) in new funding and the renegotiation of interest and maturities on existing debt.

Genting HK warns of 2020 net loss of US$1.5 billion

Genting Hong Kong has warned that it expects to post a net loss of about $1.5 billion for 2020 and said the Covid-19 crisis continues to affect its cruise business.
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Cruise stock rally pauses as sailings delayed

Major cruise lines have been pushing back their planned dates to resume sailing as the Covid-19 pandemic drags, helping to dampen a fourth-quarter rally in stocks.

Singapore cruise turns back on positive Covid-19 test

A Singapore "cruise to nowhere," operated by Royal Caribbean has been forced to return to port after an 83-year-old passenger tested positive for Covid-19.

China to restart cruise industry without international participants

China plans to permit cruise ships to set sail from December, but only between Chinese ports and with no international cruise operators allowed to resume operations.
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Singapore cruise to nowhere may help lift Genting HK

In a rare glimmer of good news for the cruise industry, Genting Dream Cruises officially resumed sailing on Friday, with a trip to nowhere out of Singapore.

Genting World Dream sets sail on cruise to nowhere

Genting Cruise Lines' World Dream mega ship set sail on a cruise to nowhere from Singapore on Friday night with stringent anti-Covid protocols put into place.
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Genting HK soothes investor nerves on funding

Genting Hong Kong’s results briefing provided some reassurance that the loss-making company will be able to raise enough funds from the investment community without needing other entities in the group to bail it out.
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Cruise industry struggles with Covid comeback

As the world struggles to get back to its feet, the Covid-19 pandemic has left the cruise community wondering if things will ever get back to the way they were before.
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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....
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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.

Regulating the Game 2021

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Asia Gaming Briefings – June 2021 Edition

For this edition of our magazine, we focus on Southeast Asia, with a particular look at the Philippines. The country’s casino industry has been among the hardest hit in Asia, with the integrated resorts in Manila’s Entertainment City having remained mostly closed to the general public since the beginning of the crisis last year.
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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.
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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.