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2021-04-01
Mohegan Sun's project in Incheon South Korea has received government approval for an extension to its construction deadline and tweaks to the business plan.

2021-04-01
Landing International said its foreigner-only integrated resort in South Korea generated positive revenue in the second half of the year after it switched its focus to marketing to locals.

2021-04-01
The Macau government on Wednesday announced that its mutual extradition agreement with South Korea has come into force, which will allow one country to extradite a fugitive from the other for local prosecution. 

2021-03-31
In this April edition of Asia Gaming Briefings we take the pulse of how the North Asia jurisdictions of Japan, South Korea and the Russian Far East have fared.

2021-03-31
Former Second Vice Minister of Public Administration and Security Lee Sam-Geol has been approved by shareholders to assume the post of CEO of Kangwon Land.

2021-03-31
Lotte Tour Development has now acknowledged that some of its shopping facilities within Jeju Dream Tower are larger than regulations permit, but pledged to be more careful in the future.

2021-03-30
Hong Kong-listed New Silkroad Culturaltainment, which operates the MegaLuck Casino at Jeju’s KAL Hotel, has described the ongoing impact of the Covid pandemic as being “arduous.”

2021-03-29
Chinese developer Guangzhou R&F Properties has reportedly sacked about 30 employees who had been working on the site of Midan City Resort Complex in South Korea. R&F is now the sole owner after Caesars Entertainment sold its stake in January.

2021-03-29
According to a stock market filing, Paradise Co. has replaced CEO Park Byung-ryong with a new executive leader, Sungwook Choi, who has now been installed by the board of directors.

2021-03-26
Approval for the opening of the LT casino at the much larger premises of the Jeju Dream Tower has been granted by a plenary session of the Jeju Provincial Council on a majority vote. Police investigations of the possible manipulation of public opinion...

2021-03-25
Jeju Dream Tower is one step closer to getting a casino after the local council approved its request to transfer an existing license to the new property.

2021-03-25
The Standing Committee of the Jeju Provincial Council has unexpectedly approved Lotte Tour Development’s request for approval of the Jeju Dream Tower casino in spite of the ongoing police investigation of allegations that public opinion surveys may...

2021-03-25
Kangwon Land has launched a committee to promote gender equality, including the formation of policy recommendations on creating a gender-equal culture and work environment, supporting training for female talent development, preventing of sexual harassment...

2021-03-23
Hong Kong-listed R&F Properties is seeking new financing and a casino operator partner for the Midan City development in Incheon, attempting to recover from Caesars Entertainment’s abandonment of the partnership.

2021-03-23
When the Jeju Dream Tower opened its doors to the public in December, the executives of Lotte Tour Development told the local press that they hoped to have all the necessary permissions to open the casino by March.

2021-03-22
Interblock has been working hard throughout 2020 with continuous product improvements and market developments under the global pandemic restrictions. Covid-19 has significantly affected the industry, however, one of our highlights is notably the successful...

2021-03-22
Lotte Tour Development’s hopes of gaining quick approval to open the Jeju Dream Tower casino have been frustrated as the Jeju Provincial Council has delayed a decision, opting instead to investigate accusations by a local anti-casino group that the...

2021-03-22
South Korea, which attracted significant interest when it first opened for foreign investors, is now seen as holding limited appeal unless the government agrees to relax its stance on local gaming.

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