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Kazuo Okada Released from Bail in Hong Kong

Japanese gaming tycoon Kazuo Okada announced on Friday he has been released from bail by Hong Kong’s Independent Commission Against Corruption, thus resolving one of his pending legal difficulties.

Get Nice Holdings

Get Nice Holdings focuses on money lending and property development. They are best known as the part owners of Macau’s Grand Waldo Complex in the 2006-2013 period. In 2017, they became involved in property development in London as well as their interests in the Hong Kong region.

Alphaslot Tokens Aim to Connect Online/Offline World

Hong Kong-based Alphaslot, which is currently in the middle of their pre-sale token offering, may have a model that can link the online and offline worlds.

Okada Presents His Own View of His Arrest

Gaming mogul Kazuo Okada has fired back at the allegations made against him by Universal Entertainment Corporation, calling the allegations “false and malicious” and part of “the latest attempt by UEC to harm [his] reputation.”

Genting Hong Kong Reaches Accord for Cruise Ship Works

Genting Hong Kong said one of its units has agreed to buy turnkey systems for new cruise ship vessels from Finnish shipbuilding contractor Almaco Group for a total of 83.2 million euros (about US$97.1 million).

Hong Kong Jockey Club Warns about Illegal Betting

Illegal gambling is growing twice as fast as wagering and about US$140 billion is laundered annually though illegal markets, local media reports.

Imperial Pacific International

Starting out in the food business under the name First Natural Foods, this Hong Kong-based company began shifting to the gaming industry in 2013, changing its name to Imperial Pacific International the following year. In 2014, it gained a 25-year license to build and operate a casino on Saipan.

Melco Resorts & Entertainment

Melco is a developer, owner and operator of casino gaming and entertainment casino resort facilities in Asia. The company currently operates Altira Macau, a casino hotel located at Taipa, Macau, and City of Dreams, an integrated urban casino resort located in Cotai, Macau.

Landing International Development

Hong Kong-based Landing International Development Limited is a new entrant to the IR operator business, having started mainly as a property developer working in mainland China. However, with the signing of their contract to create Jeju Shinhwa World in South Korea, and opening that facility in 2018, Landing International is becoming a player in the Asian casino industry.

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Wakayama RFI Gains Feedback from 33 Companies

The Wakayama RFI process launched in June was concluded at the end of August. A total of 33 companies submitted plans before the deadline.

MGM China to Stop Using Single-Use Plastics from 2019

MGM China Holdings said it will stop using single-use plastics, such as straws and takeout containers, in all of its Macau restaurants from the first quarter of next year.

Rising Sea Levels Recognized as Threat to Kansai International Airport

Internationally, if not necessarily domestically, the flooding of Kansai International Airport is being discussed not as an aberration caused by a freak storm, but as a warning for the future as climate change causes sea levels to rise and typhoons to become more powerful.

Wynn Resorts Upgrades Its Japanese Webpage

In a clear sign that Wynn Resorts is now in the midst of ramping up its IR campaign, the company’s Japanese-language website has been fully redesigned and upgraded, going live on Monday.

Jay Walker to Deliver Keynote at ASEAN Gaming Summit 2019

One of America’s best-known business inventors and entrepreneurs, Jay Walker, has confirmed his participation as a keynote speaker to the ASEAN Gaming Summit 2019.