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Police make arrest in Jeju casino heist

South Korean police have arrested one of three subjects sought in connection with the theft of about $13.3 million from Landing International's Jeju casino. The unidentified man was described as an employee of an agent company that attracts and manages casino customers.

Jeju union accuses Landing of unfair employee dismissals

The Jeju Tourism Service Union, LEK Branch of the Federation of Korean Trade Unions, is accusing Landing International of both inept and opaque management practices surrounding the major theft of cash as well as the unfair dismissal of four Jeju Shinhwa World employees.
Ocean's Eleven

Landing Jeju casino theft becomes major media story

It may not precisely be Ocean’s Eleven, but the theft from the casino at Landing International Development’s Jeju Shinhwa World has nevertheless captured the imagination of both the Korean domestic and the international news media.

Macau appeals court grants retrial of Dore junket case

Macau’s Court of Second Instance has overturned an earlier ruling in favor of junket operator Dore Entertainment and casino operator Wynn Macau, local media...

RWS dealer jailed over stolen chips

A Chinese dealer who stole $77,000 in casino chips from Resorts World Sentosa in Singapore has been jailed for nine months and six weeks, local media reports.

Former and current casino staff involved in chip theft gang

A group of ten current and former casino staff have been identified by police as part of a casino chip stealing gang in Macau,...

Couple arrested for stealing $53,000 worth of chips

A couple has been accused of embezzling HK$415,000 (US$53,000) worth of chips from a Macau casino, local media reports. According to a report from the...

Naval base casino cashier sentenced for theft

A former casino cashier at the Yokosuka Naval Base has been sentenced to two years in prison for stealing nearly $100,000 from the Yokosuka...

Dealer makes off with $6.1 mln worth of chips

Macau police are searching for a dealer who reportedly stole close to HK$48 million (US$6.1 million) worth of casino chips from Wynn Macau, local...

Casino cage thief detained by PJ

A VIP cage operator who stole nearly HK$5.5 million (US$704,700) worth of chips and cash in 2016 has been apprehended by authorities, according to...

All set for the FBM slots expansion campaign in Asia

FBM has been developing its slots offer over the last three years, with operations established in Europe and North America. The company is now accelerating its slots expansion campaign in Asia
Life After Pogos

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.
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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.
Agbriefings February 21

Asia Gaming Briefings – Feb 2021 Edition

The world is bouncing back, or at least coming to grips with the fact that going forward not much will be the same as before. Commendably, this industry quickly understood the need to adapt to a new normal, and that the days of targeting the low hanging fruit of the VIP sector are gone.
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.