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R&F Properties sacks workers at Midan City project

Chinese developer Guangzhou R&F Properties has reportedly sacked about 30 employees who had been working on the site of Midan City Resort Complex in South Korea. R&F is now the sole owner after Caesars Entertainment sold its stake in January.

Macau loses 19,000 non-resident workers in 2020

Macau ‘lost’ almost 19,000 non-resident workers in pandemic year, most of them from Mainland China, according to data published today by the Labour Affairs Bureau (DSAL).
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CNMI Representative appeals on behalf of stranded IPI workers

CNMI Representative Edwin K. Propst (D-Saipan) has taken up the cause of Imperial Pacific International’s stranded workers.

Thailand braces for return of casino workers exposed to Covid-19

Thailand is bracing for the return of hundreds of Thais who were working in casinos in Myanmar and who may have been affected by Covid-19.

Macau lawmaker urges increased hiring of local workers

Macau lawmaker Ng Kuok Cheong has urged his government to call on gaming companies to hire more local workers, even at a time when many foreign workers have left the territory.

Fewer foreign laborers seeking POGO work

The Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) has reported that the number of Chinese and other foreign workers seeking employment in the Philippine Offshore Gaming Operators (POGOs) sector has fallen by about half this year.
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IPI trying to hold on to its foreign workers

Imperial Pacific International Senior Vice-President of Public Affairs Tao Xing has told the government authorities in CNMI that the firm is extending the contract...

Galaxy denies favoring non-local workers in Cotai construction

Galaxy Entertainment has issued a statement denying allegations that it favored non-local construction workers as it transferred them from the Phase 3 site to...
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Sands China to repatriate Filipino workers

Sands China is organizing a flight to repatriate some 130 Filipino workers stranded in Macau due to the Covid-19 pandemic, according to local media reports.

Stranded Filipinos anxious about economic futures

Reports from both Macau and Manila highlight that Filipino workers are among the most anxious and vulnerable in regard to the economic and transportation...
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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....
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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.

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G2E Asia 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.
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.