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Entain in talks to appoint Nygaard-Andersen as CEO

Entain, formerly known as GVC Holdings, is in advanced talks to appoint Jette Nygaard-Andersen as its next chief executive, as reported by Sky News. If the appointment goes through, Ladbrokes owner Entain would be the first major UK-listed gambling group...

Moody’s predicts deteriorating earnings for Melco Resorts and Genting Bhd

Moody’s Investors Service Inc. predicts Asian operator Melco Resorts & Entertainment will see its consolidated debt grow from $6.1bn to $7bn over the next 12 to 18 months. Inside Asian Gaming reported that, after the company’s announcement for senior notes...

Authorities recover $10.9m of the cash that went missing from Jeju casino

Authorities on Jeju island, South Korea, have recovered about KRW12bn ($10.9m) in cash. The sum is part of the total KRW14.56bn ($13.38m) that went missing from a casino building belonging to Landing International Development Ltd. According to the Yonhap News Agency,...

Sportradar announced as official data partner of the AFC

Sportradar has been announced as the official worldwide data and associated media rights partner of the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) until 2028. The partnership with the governing body of football in Asia, will see Sportradar become the official video and...

Thailand police arrest 40 in illegal gambling den

Police in Thailand have arrested 40 people at a suspected gambling den in Nonthaburi province, as reported by the Nation Thailand. Acting on a tip-off, the Crime Suppression Division raided a house in Bang Bua Thong district, seizing gambling tables,...

FA fails to push back Kieran Trippier betting ban; suspension to end in February

England international footballer Kieran Trippier’s 10-week ban for betting breaches will stand after the Football Association (FA) failed in its bid to appeal the decision. The ban, which started on 21 December and ends on 28 February, now applies to...

AGEM announces leadership role changes

The Association of Gaming Equipment Manufacturers (AGEM) has announced its latest leadership team, to be headed by newly elected president David Lucchese. Lucchese, EVP sales, marketing & digital for Everi, will serve a two-year term as president. He replaces Luke...

South Korea baseball club calls for player suspension after gambling allegations

South Korean baseball club Doosan Bears has asked the league office to suspend two minor league players, pitcher Jeong Hyun-wook and catcher Kwon Ki-young. Jeong reportedly purchased Sports Toto lottery tickets and Kwon gambled on an illegal betting website. Sports Toto...

G2E Asia to take place in August 2021 at the Venetian Macao

Global Gaming Expo (G2E) Asia, the trade show for the Asian gaming and entertainment industry, will take place at the Venetian Macao on 17-19 August, 2021. The event is traditionally held in May but has been postponed several times in...

Hard Rock International acquires London casino licence

Hard Rock International has acquired the casino premise licence from The Ritz Club in London. The operator says the transaction will allow it to "seek out and establish a new casino premise in London, continuing Hard Rock's expansion into major gateway...


The Philippines suffers from organised POGO-related kidnapping

The Philippine National Police Anti-Kidnapping Group (PNP-AKG) has stated that the number of kidnapping cases involving Philippine Offshore Gaming Operators (POGOs) almost doubled last...