Kingston Li

Asia Correspondent
Kingston Li

Kingston is a big fan of baccarat and poker and has tested his skills in tournaments around Asia and the world. He covers the latest gambling industry news from Asia for Casino Listings. After studying finance at university in the United States, Kingston travelled through Europe and South America, before returning home to Hong Kong where he lives today. While working as an insurance broker by day, he indulges his passion for gaming by covering gambling news for Casino Listings. In his spare time, Kingston enjoys hiking, video gaming, and playing disc golf.

Recent Stories by Kingston Li

Corona Resort & Casino Can Reopen

Vietnam's Corona Resort & Casino has been given the green light by the government to re-open after previously having been forced to temporarily close due to the Covid-19 pandemic.

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Habanero to Go to Ghana With Betway

Game developer Habanero Systems is heading to Ghana thanks to a content deal that they've signed with Betway Ghana that'll see them providing their full suite of games to the casino.

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SoftSwiss Partners With N1 in Africa

Betting software and platform group SoftSwiss has announced that they've partnered with N1 Group and will be helping launch the company's N1Bet.ng site in Nigeria.

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Macau Casino Stocks Drop Following Chinese Review News

Today stocks of gaming companies that have a strong presence in Macau dropped sharply as the news that China is planning a review of gambling overhauls, with some companies seeing as much as a 34% drop in share prices.

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Melco Backs Out of Yokohama Casino Proposal

Citing a changing situation on the ground, Melco Resorts and Entertainment CEO Lawrence Ho Yau Lung announced that his company was pulling its casino resort plans for the city of Yokohama, while reiterating that they'll be looking within the country to build a site.

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Japanese Politician Sentenced to Prison for Casino Bribe Case

This week Japanese politician Tsukasa Akimoto was sentenced to a four-year prison term and a huge 7.6 million yen fine for accepting a bribe from a Chinese company that was looking to build a casino in the country.

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Phillipines President Drops Casino Ban in Boracay

This week Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte announced that he was dropping his ban on casinos on the island of Baracay in an effort to raise revenues to help fight the negative impact of the Covid-19 pandemic.

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SkyCity Temporarily Closes Two Casinos

This week SkyCity Entertainment Group revealed that they're going to be temporarily closing its Auckland and Hamilton casinos as New Zealand implements new Covid-19 protocols.

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Nagasaki Casino Details Revealed by Casinos Austria

Nagasaki's planned casino resort is inching closer to fruition as Casinos Austria AG stated their intention to build a gaming floor with 2,200 slot machines and 220 gaming tables in what would be a massive development for the long-planned property.

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Swintt Releases 'Sun Wind' Slot

Game designer Swintt is taking players to ancient Egypt in their newest video slot 'Sun Wind', which will be releasing to partner casinos tomorrow.

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