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2020 and beyond: Challenges and opportunities for iGaming in Asia

The digital economy of Asia is continuing to grow at an incredible rate as we enter a new decade, and one of the biggest beneficiaries of this is the e-Gaming industry. 

China, Russia to sign treaty to combat illegal internet content

China and Russia will be signing a treaty aimed at combating illegal internet content later this month, according to Russia communications watchdog Roskomnadzor on...

SEA internet economy to reach $240 bln by 2025

The Southeast Asia internet economy is set to reach over $240 billion by 2025, driven by a highly engaged internet user base, according to...

Japan considers lifting online lottery sale restrictions

The Japanese government is considering allowing the sale of all lottery tickets types over the internet starting fiscal 2018, according to The Yomiuri Shimbun. Currently,...

Beijing strengthens internet censorship efforts

Beijing has launched an all new internet censorship offensive, with a focus on unauthorized connections including virtual private network (VPN) services. VPNs are known for...

Chinese personality Guo Meimei jailed for running illegal casino

High-profile Chinese internet personality Guo Meimei has been jailed for five years and fined 50,000 yuan ($7,800) for running an illegal casino. The 24-year-old rose...

China Vanguard acquires interest in tech firm

China Vanguard Group Limited announced that it has entered into agreement to acquire equity interest in Caimi (Beijing) Science and Technology Co., Ltd. for...
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Australian Federal Police asked to investigate William Hill and Ladbrokes

The Australian Federal Police has been asked to investigate William Hill and Ladbrokes over allegations of breaches of local gambling laws, first revealed in...
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Life After POGOs – AGB Dossier

This Dossier results from the “Life After POGOs” editorial project by Asia Gaming Brief which culminated with a pop-up digital forum on 9th December to discuss potentials ramifications in the industry.

Australian market report: How to adapt to the new normal

Covid-19 forced the rapid and unexpected closure of venues across Australia, changing the operating environment with unprecedented speed and leaving managers scrambling to adapt...
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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.
AGB Webinar Attracting Players, Not Fraudsters

Attracting players, not fraudsters

With sports betting restarting we are now seeing traffic levels return to pre-COVID levels. The same is unfortunately true for fraudulent activities as operators tempt players, both new and existing, with lucrative bonuses and attractive game offerings.
asia gaming briefings Dec 20

Asia Gaming Briefings – Dec 2020 Edition

Over the years, many of the answers have been remarkably prescient in their forecasts for the near-term direction of Asia’s gaming industry. However, we can safely say that no one came anywhere close to guessing what 2020 may have had in store.
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Asia Gaming Briefings – Nov 2020 Edition

While nowhere in the world has escaped the economic fallout from the Covid-19 crisis, Macau has been hit harder than most, with forecasts for gross domestic product to shrink more than 50 percent this year.
asia gaming briefings OCT 20

Asia Gaming Briefings – Oct 2020 Edition

Before the Covid-19 crisis, tourism in the Greater Mekong Sub-Region was at a record high, on track to welcome 80 million visitors in 2019, generating some $90 billion in revenue.