|East Malaysia, Kalimantan
|2/2010: Recent reports
out of Cambodia suggest that the country now has 32 casinos located mainly
at border crossings into Thailand and Vietnam.
Sikkim & Daman - India
|Electronic casinos have
been legal in Goa's 5 star hotels since 1993 and the Advani Pleasure Cruises
operated Caravela launched in early 2002.
and operators - oHeraldo report 4th March, 2009.
Arabian Sea King
(Arrow Westex, Mumbai)
Shipyard Pvt Ltd, Vasco)
Casino Royale (High
Street Cruises and Entertainment, Mumbai)
Pride of Goa (Goa
Coastal Resorts and Recreation Pvt Ltd, Porvorim)
Casino Rio (Hotel
Leela Venture Ltd, Mumbai)
San Domino (Capital
Power Ltd, Mauritius).
are a number of ships out of Hong Kong with onboard gaming as a major source
Located 30 minutes by ferry
from Singapore. There are 3 casino resorts with a 4th scheduled to open
shortly. 90% of the players are from Singapore and all bets are in Singapore
|Waterfront City, Batam.
|Planet Holiday Casino,
Batam. - Under development.
|No legal casinos.
|Kinbasha Gaming International,
Founded in 1957. Owner of
21 pachinko parlors.
|Casino de Genting
Genting Highlands, Kuala
Owned and operated by Genting
subsidiary Resorts World Bhd. With 430 tables and some 5,000 slots Genting
Highlands ranks behind Foxwoods and the Mohegan Sun as the 3rd largest
casino in the world. Players must be 21 or older and Malaysian Muslims
are not allowed to enter the casino.
|Maxims Club - Malaysia
A private, by invitation
club located within Genting Highlands and named after Maxims in London.
|Penang Turf Club
|The first casino in Nepal
opened in 1968 and there are presently 8 in the capital Kathmandu and 1
in Pokhara. All are located within 5 Star Hotels and officially open to
The newest casino in the
capital, Casino Venus as well as an older one, Casino Rad, are run by a
group new to the industry, Valley Links Pvt Ltd, that also owns a third
outside Kathmandu, Pokhara Grande.
|Paua New Guinea's parliament
passed a law in May 2008 allowing for one casino in each of the countries
20 provinces. The operations will be on 10 year leases and pay 20% gross
profit taxes and a community levy of 5%.
|Casino Filipino - PAGCOR
The Philippine Amusement
and Gaming Corporation
Government run agency established
in 1977 and based in Manila. PAGCOR operates 14 casinos nationwide, 5 of
which are in the Metro Manila area.
|PAGCOR - Angeles
McArthur Highway in Balibago.
|PAGCOR - Airport Casino
|PAGCOR - Bacolod
Golden Field Commercial
Complex, Singka, Bacolod City.
|PAGCOR - Cebu
Waterfront Cebu City Hotel,
Salinas Drive Lahug, Cebu City.
|PAGCOR - Davao
Located within the Grand
Regal Hotel, Lanang, Davao City.
|PAGCOR - Heritage
|PAGCOR - Hyatt Hotel
& Casino Manila
Malate, Manila 1004.
|PAGCOR - Laoag
Fort Ilocandia Resort Hotel,
Ilocos Norte, Laoag.
|PAGCOR - Mactan
Waterfront Airport Hotel
# 1 Airport Road, Lapu-Lapu City
|PAGCOR - Mimosa
|PAGCOR - Olongapo
Magsaysay Drive, Olongapo
|PAGCOR - Paranaque
Ninoy Aquino International
Airport and Duty Free Philippines
|PAGCOR - Pavilion
Ermita, Manila 1000.
|PAGCOR - Tagaytay
Tagaytay City, Cavite.
|Bagong Nayong Pilipino
Entertainment City Manila
PAGCOR's Internet casino
run in conjunction and cooperation with PhilWeb Corp.
|Resorts World & Newport
A development of Star Cruises/Resorts
World in association with Alliance Global Group. Casino opened August 2009.
|Newport City Casino,
A development of Star Cruises/Resorts
World in association with Alliance Global Group.
|Cagayan Economic Zone
Location for sevaral internet
casinos offering live table games.
|San Lazaro Leisure &
|Subic - Oxford Hotel
Pagcor operation ?
Located on the former U.S.
base and operated by Legend International Resorts Ltd. The casino(s) are
located within the Legenda and Grand Seasons Hotel.
Legenda casino was closed down by PAGCOR on 13th May, 2006.
|Subic Diamond Casino
Opened 13th March 2005 and
owned by Diamond Casinos Group who also have interests in Macau.
Subic Diamond ceased operating on 1st September, 2006.
|Samal Casino Resort
officials to talk with Ekran to reopen Samal casino
Located in Samal's Kaputian
district the casino closed in 2000. In December 2007 it was reported that
the Malaysian owners Ekran Berhad were in discussions to reopen the property.
|Singapore Casino Regulatory
The Casino Regulatory Authority
of Singapore was formed on 2nd April 2008 as a statutory board under the
Ministry of Home Affairs.
|A 3rd casino licence may
be issued to the new owners of the former Solomon Islands National Arts
|Club Supreme Casino
Located at the Pacific Casino
|The first South Korean casino
opened in Inchon in 1967 and there are presently 17 in total, 8 of which
are located on the island of Jeju (Cheju). Casinos are open to foreign
nationals only with the exception of the Kangwon Casino that permits
South Korean citizens to gamble.
The number of foreign visitors
to Seoul's casinos was over 700,000 in 2006 - up from around 330,000 in
- Photo on Flickr.com.
430, Duplication Road, Colombo
- Photo on Flickr.com.
14 Dharmapala Mawatha, Colombo
772, Galle Road, Colombo
Star Dust Club
9, 15th Lane, Colombo 3
The Ritz Club
|The Council for Economic
Planning and Development will report in December 2008 if the legalisation
and establishment of casinos will be beneficial to Taiwan. Priority will
most likely be given to the outlying islands however the northern counties
of Miaoli and Taipei are also actively seeking permission to operate casinos.
If allowed, licenses are
proposed to have a lifespan of 20 years. Taxation of profits will be at
40% and overseas ownership capped at 60%.
|There are no legal casinos
in Thailand. Bangkok citizens currently travel in considerable numbers
to casinos located along the Thai border with Cambodia.
|Royal Bangkok Sports
Racing on alternate Sundays
|Royal Turf Club of Thailand
As above, Racing is held
on alternate Sundays each month.
Saipan & Rota, C.N.M.I.
|Commonwealth of the Northern
|Tinian Casino Gaming
Control Commission (TCGCC)
The TCGCC was established
in 1989 and through the Tinian Casino Gaming Initiative of the same year
is authorised to issue up to 5 casino licenses.
|Tinian Dynasty Hotel
Licensed since March 11th,
1996. The hotel and casino opened 25th April, 1998 and presently the only
operating casino on Tinian.
development or approved by the TCGCC...
|Tinian Oceanview Resort
Bridge Investment Group.
|Matua Bay Resort
Marianas Resort Development
Matua Bay is expected to
have a 1,000 room hotel, golf course and casino.
|Tinian Marine Resort
Neo Gold Wings Paradise
A proposed 1,000 room hotel,
casino, water park and golf course.
|Rota Casino Gaming Commission
The Rota Casino Act of 2007
provides for the establishment of a Rota Casino Gaming Commission with
five members appointed by the mayor and confirmed by the Rota Municipal
Conditional license granted
to Rota Treasure Island Corp.
|There are presently 4 ?
casinos operating in Vietnam that are open to foreigners only. New casinos
must be approved directly from the office of the Prime Minister.