Cambodia to build $200m casino resort

Virtue Resources Corp is set to build a 50 hectare casino resort in Bavet City, Cambodia, close to the border with Vietnam.

VIP services grow in Macau

Casino VIP offerings in Macau have unexpectedly increased after a crisis generated for stricter government’s controls on the sector.


Taiwan wants to stop casino referendum

Legislators from Taiwan are trying to stop citizens from being able to vote on a referendum that would define casino status.

New IPA poker rooms opening soon.

New poker rooms coming to Ahmedabad and Delhi

The Indian Poker Association (IPA) will launch four new poker rooms in Delhi and Ahmedabad and plans to expand its reach across the country.

Kangwon Land Casino

Korean self gambling ban takes effect

The number of Koreans that banned themselves from Kangwon Land Casino last year grew 25 percent.

Casino plan developed in Japan

The Japanese casino industry would have an “Osaka Strip” following Las Vegas’ successful model of gaming and touristic hub.

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Goa considers banning entry of locals in casinos

The government of Goa is considering banning the entry of locals in casinos, but they would not shut down the facilities.

Philippines won't issue new licenses.

Philippines won’t issue new casino licenses

In order to protect current operators in the area, PAGCOR won’t release new casino licenses in Manila for the next five years.

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Paradise City to draw non Chinese players

The foreigner-only casino that scheduled its soft opening for April 20 is set to attract more than Chinese players.

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Imperial Pacific to feature baccarat tables

According to its public affairs director, the Saipan casino Imperial Pacific will feature 48 baccarat tables once it opens to the public.