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First Genting cruise to nowhere from HK departs July 30th

Genting Cruise Lines is going to have its first cruise out of Hong Kong on Friday evening: the Dream Cruises ‘seacation’, aboard the Genting Dream.

Grand Lisboa Palace bookings open, DICJ confirms 150 new tables

Macau's Gaming Inspection and Coordination Bureau, or DICJ, has confirmed to Asia Gaming Brief that the watchdog has granted 150 new-to-market gaming tables for SJM's new flagship property the Grand Lisboa Palace.
The 13 Hotel

Bermuda court issues winding up order for South Shore

South Shore Holdings, the company behind the opulent The 13 Hotel in Macau, announced on Tuesday that the company has been ordered to be wound up.

Quarantine, mass testing in Macau after Nanjing airport outbreak

Some 144 people have been subjected to mandatory hotel quarantine in Macau after new government mandates due to the outbreak in the Nanjing Lukou airport.
LT Game stand

LT Game: Pandemic speeds innovation in technology

Paradise Entertainment, operating under the LT Game brand, strives for excellence in the gaming equipment industry using top-notch and advanced technology to develop table game automation and innovative gaming products that are primarily catered for the mass market.  
Macau, casino, dealer

Macau concerned after new cases linked to Nanjing outbreak

Authorities in Macau are beginning to re-evaluate border control measures after numerous cases linked to the Nanjing outbreak

Macau outbreak could occur “at any time,” say authorities

Macau's health authorities are warning that a coronavirus outbreak in Macau could occur "at any time", after cases were detected in nearby Zhongshan. Authorities say...
Macau Tourism

Macau June visitation falls 39% m-o-m

Amongst reinforced pandemic prevention and control measures in the Chinese province of Guangdong and in Macau in early June, visitation to the city slumped 39 percent compared to May.
Macau Casino Dealers

Commission to evaluate Macau-HK reopening, as local outlook improves

Analysts from J.P. Morgan say they are expecting "upbeat summer holidays" in Macau, with the city hoping to recover after registering its worst gross gaming revenue figure of 2021 in June.
Hong Kong News

HK billionaire Li Ka-shing launches HK$20m vaccination lucky draw

One of Hong Kong’s richest businessmen, Li Ka-shing, has announced a HK$20 million ($2.6 million) vaccination lucky draw. The move comes after the financial hub’s government urged private business to encourage vaccination incentives in the city.
life after pogos

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.