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Mohegan Appoints Regional President for Canada and Korea

US tribal casino operator Mohegan Gaming & Entertainment (MGE) has announced the appointment of Christian Block as regional president for its properties in Canada and Korea.

First Korea Gaming Congress Set for July

Incheon city will be the venue for the first Korea Gaming Congress, scheduled to be held July 17 and 18.

Opposition Party Calls for Second Locals-Permitted Casino

An opposition party has called on the government to allow the development of a second casino in South Korea that would allow locals to gamble as a means of boosting tourism in North Jeolla province.

Mixed Results for Korea’s Casino Operators in Early 2019

South Korea’s casino operators saw mixed results in the first quarter of 2019, with some, such as Kangwon Land, reporting a 13.3% rise in net profit, while others, such as Grand Korea Leisure, reporting a halving of net profit in the same quarter.

Sega Sammy’s Paradise City IR Set to Open Indoor Amusement Park

The Paradise City IR in Incheon, the joint venture between Sega Sammy Holdings and South Korean resort operator Paradise Group, has announced that the indoor amusement park “Wonderbox” is set to open to the public this coming Sunday.
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Mohegan and Paramount Pictures to Collaborate at IR in Incheon

Mohegan Gaming & Entertainment and the Paramount Pictures Corporation have announced an agreement to build a 404,000 square meter Paramount Pictures-branded theme park at the Inspire IR in Incheon, South Korea.
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Paradise Group November Sales Drop 5 Percent

Paradise Group casino sales fell almost 5 percent in November as a gain in electronic gaming machine revenue failed to offset a drop in tables.

Paradise October Sales Jump 39.2 Percent

Paradise Entertainment posted a 39.2 percent jump in October casino sales from the same month last year, lead by table games.

Opposition Demands Probe into Illicit Hiring Scandals

South Korean opposition parties on Monday submitted a proposal to launch a joint parliamentary probe into alleged illicit hiring practices of public agencies, including state-owned Kangwon Land, local media reports.

Paradise City Phase One Complete

Paradise SegaSammy said it will open new facilities at Paradise City, with a greater emphasis on entertainment, on September 21, completing the first phase of the development.

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Sands Employees Get Advanced Problem Gambling Training

Nearly 100 Sands China team members attended the company’s annual advanced responsible gaming training program, which is the only one in Macau offered in coordination with the University of Nevada, Las Vegas.

Board of Audit: Gamblers Routinely Evade Taxes

A survey by the Board of Audit found that about 80% of big winners in horse racing and bicycle racing fail to report their gambling earnings to the tax authorities.

Duterte Wants Crackdown on Online Gambling

Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte said that he wants to suppress online gambling, which has become a magnet for kidnapping and extortion.

Philip G. Satre Becomes New Chairman of Wynn Resorts

Wynn Resorts says its board voted to appoint Philip G. Satre as chairman, taking over from D. Boone Wayson, who is retiring.

Political Risks Cloud Hokkaido IR Prospects

Despite the enthusiasm of the Tomakomai municipal government, dark political clouds seem to be gathering over the prospects for an IR bid from Hokkaido.