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Lifestyle See and do

Japan tourist numbers smash previous records

In another boost to operators hoping to stake a claim in the country’s casino industry, Japan has announced that it welcomed a record number of tourists in 2016 – topping 20 million arrivals for the very first time. Japan’s Tourism...


Gaming insights Gaming

Mark Brown out as Best Sunshine CEO

Best Sunshine CEO Mark Brown is set to vacate his current role to take up a position as Chairman of the Board. In a statement to local newspaper Marianis Variety over the weekend, Brown refuted suggestions that he had resigned as CEO of the company...


Football Sport

Ronaldo crowned football’s best 

Cristiano Ronaldo has been crowned the world’s best player at the inaugural FIFA “The Best” Awards in Zurich – adding another glitzy title to his rapidly growing resume. It was a magnificent year for the Portugal and Real Madrid superstar...


The poker industry Poker

The Railbird Report

This article first appeared in the Jan/Feb 2017 issue of WGM. It’s been a peculiar little period for poker in Asia. Rewind just a few years and the huge fields turning out for the local Asian Poker Tour (APT) and Asia Pacific Poker Tour...