Japan casino hype

Implementing the IR bill in Japan was never a government’s target for 2017, and the chances it might backfire with a new Diet in place are extremely low, say industry insiders

There was never intention from the beginning to implement the Integrated Resorts (IR) bill in Japan in 2017, with the attention of Japan’s government currently funnelled to first passing the bill on p

Season of re-openings

The beginning of next week will see the opening of a new VIP room operated by local junket operator David Group at Galaxy and the re-opening of the Broadway Hotel and Casino

Local gaming operator Galaxy Entertainment Group (GEG) confirmed to Business Daily that local junket operator David Group will open its new VIP room at the group’s property in Cotai on September 26 of

Genting Singapore turns to Japan

In the most recent bid for a casino operation license in Japan’s coveted gaming market-to-be, Genting Singapore PLC announced on Wednesday that it has established a branch office in Tokyo (pictured).

Fly me to Saipan

Imperial Pacific expects 300 per cent increase of private jets flying to Saipan, signing today a MoU with U.S. border authorities to ease clearance procedures for its guests

Casino operator Imperial Pacific International Holdings is signing a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) today with U.S.

Stories of success

Forbes names Wynn and Adelson among ‘100 Greatest Living Business Minds’

Casino moguls Steve Wynn (pictured) and Sheldon Adelson have both been named by Forbes magazine among the ‘100 Greatest Living Business Minds’.

Resorts World Manila getting back to normal

Genting jointly-run casino reportedly progressing with phase three expansion in the Philippines

Daily average foot traffic at the Resorts World Manila has seen an improvement, although the property’s second floor gaming area remains closed after a shooting left 37 people dead in the premises on

Genting’s World Dream

Hong Kong-listed cruise and entertainment company sending its first luxury vessel via Hong Kong and Nansha to Southeast Asia

The luxury cruise line of Genting Hong Kong Limited in Asia, Dream Cruises, will be shipping its second vessel, World Dream, on its first trip via Hong Kong and Nansha in November, according to a pres

DICJ: no new table applications received

The city’s gaming watchdog said that no applications for gaming tables had been received recently, including for MGM’s new property located on the Cotai Strip and set to open in the fourth quarter of

Awakening Morpheus, rising revenue

Opening of its fifth hotel property in Cotai and increased influx of visitors from mainland China via Lotus Bridge to drive growth for Melco Resorts: brokerage

The opening of Morpheus, the fifth hotel tower in Melco Resorts and Entertainment’s City of Dreams (CoD) complex, remains a driver for growth for the group, said Sanford C.

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