One Government Misstep Can Cause a Great Leap Backward for an Economy

One Government Misstep Can Cause a Great Leap Backward for an Economy


President of the Philippines Rodrigo Duterte has once again decided to crack down on the country’s gambling industry. Earlier this year, Macau’s Galaxy Entertainment Group was made to “convince” President Duterte of

What Does No-Deal Brexit Really Mean for Businesses?

What Does No-Deal Brexit Really Mean for Businesses?

Posted by: on Dec 14, 2018 | No Comments

Brexit, a termed coined to denote the exit of Britain from the European Union, is scheduled for March 29, 2019. The decision to leave the EU was made with the meagre majority of merely 51.9% voting in favor of this move. And

One Government Misstep Can Cause a Great Leap Backward for an Economy

One Government Misstep Can Cause a Great Leap Backward for an Economy

Posted by: on Nov 29, 2018 | No Comments


President of the Philippines Rodrigo Duterte has once again decided to crack down on the country’s gambling industry. Earlier this year, Macau’s Galaxy Entertainment Group was made to “convince” President Duterte of

Inside Global Gaming Expo 2018

Inside Global Gaming Expo 2018

Posted by: on Oct 30, 2018 | No Comments

In October every year, gaming manufactures, operators, players and other stakeholders of the gaming fraternity gather in Las Vegas, Nevada to attend the Global Gaming Expo (G2E). The event is organized by the American Gaming

When Will India’s Aviation Industry Soar?

When Will India’s Aviation Industry Soar?

Posted by: on Oct 18, 2018 | No Comments

India’s civil aviation industry has come into the spotlight. It is among the fastest growing industries in the country, and India is poised to become the world’s third largest aviation market by 2024.

Petrol and Diesel Prices in India: A Slippery History and a Fiery Road Ahead

Petrol and Diesel Prices in India: A Slippery History and a Fiery Road Ahead

Posted by: on Oct 8, 2018 | No Comments

The Indian Government had for several decades controlled the prices of various petroleum products. Under the pretext of “the larger good”, the government had supposedly subsidized the prices of the most important petroleum products, like

Where is the Asian Casino Market Headed?

Where is the Asian Casino Market Headed?

Posted by: on Aug 9, 2018 | No Comments

Possibly the biggest development for the Asian casino industry so far in 2018 has been the Japanese government’s approval of commercial integrated casino resorts in the country. Under the leadership of Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, Japan has now authorized the opening of three gambling properties in the country, with the tax on gross revenue set at 30%

What it Takes to Be a Successful Entrepreneur in India

What it Takes to Be a Successful Entrepreneur in India

Posted by: on Jul 30, 2018 | No Comments

India stands at an interesting juncture. As entrepreneurs, we can rejoice the fact that the country has a huge working-age population. This not only presents businesses with a strong consumer base, but also with a large pool of educated

Can India Hold Her Position as the World’s Fastest Growing Economy?

Can India Hold Her Position as the World’s Fastest Growing Economy?

Posted by: on Jul 20, 2018 | No Comments

The Indian economy grew at an impressive rate of 7.7% during the fourth quarter (January to March 2018). India’s GDP growth surged past China’s 6.8% growth recorded for the same quarter.

For FY18 (fiscal year ended March 31, 2018), India’s growth