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Macau court says cannot force repayment of debt to junket

Courts in Macau have ruled that an individual who received a loan from an employee of a junket operator cannot be forced under Macau's gaming laws to repay the debt as it was not a loan offered by a junket operator.
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MGM China: more than half of staff vaccinated

MGM China says that, as of Monday, it had vaccinated 56 percent of its staff in Macau. The number comes as a result of the group's "Outreach Vaccination Program."
Okura Holdings

Okura Holdings

Okura Holdings is a pachinko hall operator in Japan. As at 16th April 2018, Okura Holdings have 18 pachinko halls, with a particular focus...
Imperial Pacific International

Regulator orders IPI to maintain 3 months working capital

The Commonwealth Casino Commission has adopted an order requiring Imperial Pacific to maintain enough working capital to pay three months of wages in a bank either in the Commonwealth of Northern Mariana Islands or U.S. bank, local media reports.

Rich Goldman seeks new junket operator

Junket promoter Rich Goldman is seeking a new junket operator to collaborate with, after losing its last remaining junket partner at the Grand Lisboa.  On...
Resorts World Catskills

Genting owns 38.3% of Empire after offer

Genting Malaysia said it has acquired 13.2 million shares in Empire Resorts and it owns approximately 38.3 percent of the company.
Philippines Bureau of internal Revenue

8,000 employee POGO firm back in business

Recently shuttered POGO operator Great Empire Gaming and Amusement Corp (GEGAC) is back in business after pledging to settle its P1.3 billion tax arrears...
Resorts World Las Vegas

Genting Malaysia possible operator of Resorts World LV

Analysts from Affin Hwang Capital have outlined a scenario in which Genting Malaysia becomes the operator of the US$4 billion Resort World Las Vegas...

U.S. operators unlikely to leave Macau over trade war: Scholar

A Chinese economics scholar on Sunday said it was “very unlikely” for U.S. gaming operators to exit Macau’s gaming industry over the U.S.-China trade...

Firm denies wrongdoing after 277 Chinese nationals arrested

The company that hired the services of 277 Chinese nationals who were arrested last week in a raid have denied any involvement in illegal...
AGE, australasian gaming expo

Australasian Gaming Expo (AGE) 2022

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.

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G2E Asia 2021

AGBriefings, June, 2021, Resorts World Las Vegas

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.
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.