What Lies in Store for the Global Casino Industry in 2019?

What Lies in Store for the Global Casino Industry in 2019?

Posted by: on Jan 18, 2019 | No Comments

Revenues of the global casino market is predicted to rise to more than $525 billion by 2023, growing at a CAGR of about 4% during 2017-2023, according to the Gambling Market – Global Outlook and Forecast

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

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%

The Recent Rollercoaster Ride of Macau’s Gaming Industry

The Recent Rollercoaster Ride of Macau’s Gaming Industry

Posted by: on Jun 25, 2018 | No Comments

Macau’s gaming industry has finally started gaining momentum, after two long years of struggle. China’s gambling hub had been a raging success story. In fact, it rapidly overtook Las Vegas to become the world’s most profitable gambling city

Japan is Betting High on Casinos for Economic Growth

Japan is Betting High on Casinos for Economic Growth

Posted by: on Jun 4, 2018 | No Comments

For nearly a decade, Japan’s political stance on casinos resembled Newton’s Cradle. After years of deliberations, the country finally seems to be moving forward to opening its economy for the

Continue to Bet on the Global Casino Industry: A Look at 2017 and Expectations for 2018

Continue to Bet on the Global Casino Industry: A Look at 2017 and Expectations for 2018

Posted by: on Jan 22, 2018 | No Comments

The global casino industry has staged continued growth for years, even in the face of adversity. Hiccups such as the 2008 housing crisis in the US, Europe’s debt crisis in 2010 and China’s financial crisis in 2017 have been offset

Macau’s Casino Industry is Set to Grow in 2018

Macau’s Casino Industry is Set to Grow in 2018

Posted by: on Nov 15, 2017 | No Comments

Following three successive years of decline, Macau’s casino industry is finally looking up, with a good chance of the industry returning to its pre-2014 levels. Revenues at casinos in Macau had begun to slump following President Xi Jinping

Should Gambling be Illegal?

Should Gambling be Illegal?

Posted by: on Oct 4, 2017 | No Comments

Gambling is an addiction and governments should deem casinos illegal. While many believe in this statement, it is demeaning and ridiculous on so many levels.