Thursday, August 5, 2021

Malaysia

Johor raid

Johor police conducted 525 raids in 1H21

Police in southern Malaysia have conducted 525 raids and arrested 705 individuals involved in online gambling in the first half of 2021.

RGB: Developing Omni channel solutions

RGB prides itself in our successful track record in the industry, where we continually evolve to deliver innovative and high-quality gaming solutions.
covid variant

Covid roundup: restrictions tighten across Asia

Numerous nations in Asia on Wednesday reported record rises in new Covid-19 cases, as the Delta variant continues to affect the region.

Berjaya to sell Sports Toto business in corporate overhaul

Malaysia's diversified Berjaya Corp. said it plans to sell its Berjaya Sports Toto number forecasting business as part of a corporate overhaul. 
Genting Building

Genting unit spent $1.22m in New York lobbying in 2020

Genting New York, a unit of Malaysia's Genting Group, spent $1.22 million in lobbying efforts in New York in 2020, making it the sixth-biggest spender in the state.
Danny Too

Interview with Danny Too: Politics dash online expansion hopes [video]

Danny Too, general manager of Cherry Interactive, speaks with Asia Gaming Brief managing editor, Sharon Singleton, about Asia's online gaming industry from PIGOs in the Philippines to developments in Dubai.

Malaysian police bust RM2.8mln gambling syndicate

Police in Kuching, the most populous city in Malaysia's Sarawak state, have busted a RM2.8 million ($670,000) gambling ring.
RGB

RGB COO disposing of shares

The Chief Operating Officer of Malaysia's RGB International is making a further disposal of shares, selling off 500,000 ordinary shares. 
Pfizer vaccine prevents 90% of Covid cases in study

Vaccination rates in Southeast Asia hampering return to ‘normal’

Misinformation and conspiracy theories are hampering Southeast Asian nation's recovery from the pandemic by slowing vaccination rates, reports show.

Genting applies for Malaysian digital banking license

Malaysia's central bank, Bank Negara Malaysia, has closed its application period for five digital banking licenses it is expected to issue by the first quarter of 2022.
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.