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Zitro ready to expand further in Asia

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Zitro has announced its presence at the upcoming ASEAN Gaming Summit from the 19th to 21st of March in Manila, Philippines. At this summit, operators from the region will be able to see how Zitro has transformed from being the world leader in Video Bingo, to a leading global gaming supplier that can call the hottest video slot product on the market, Link king, its own.

As Nadège Teyssedre, Sales Director of Zitro for EMEA comments: “We started deploying the Bryke Video Slot products just a little over 2 years ago on a global scale, and by today, we do not only have the a deep and diverse product library, combined with the cutting-edge and ultra-slim cabinet Fusion, but we also have the recognition of the operators all around the world, converting Zitro into an absolute sure bet, wherever we place our games. We have been very active in Asia, specifically in the Philippines, for various years, thanks to our extremely popular Video Bingo Products, and now with the proven Bryke games, we are ready to enter into new markets in the region and expand Zitro’s presence even further.”

Since last year, Zitro has targeted the Asian market directly and has enforced it’s technical and commercial infrastructure in Manila. The last addition to the team is Rodney Hall, an industry veteran that has joined the company to lead the Asian team and its commercial efforts reporting to Nadège Teyssedre. “I have rarely seen such an impressive growth of a company in our industry and I am delighted to be part of this incredible team and trust that with Zitro’s leading products and my expertise, we will take Zitro in Asia to the next level”, Rodney stated firmly.

Nadège Teyssedre and Rodney Hall will both be present at ASEAN in Manila the 19th to 21st of March.

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APE Supports “Earth Hour” For A Second Successive Year

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Asia Pioneer Entertainment Holdings Limited has pledged to support the largest global environmental movement event – “Earth Hour” by turning off all unnecessary power and lights at 8:30p.m. on 28th Mar, 2020. It is the second year in a row that APE has joined this meaningful event.

The “Earth Hour” event was started by World Wildlife Fund (WWF) since 2007. Until now, more than 180 countries participate on this event every year. Thousands of landmarks across the world, including the Eiffel Tower, Sydney Opera House, Tower Bridge, etc., switch off the lights to raise the importance of protecting the nature. Ever since APE joined this symbolic “lights-out” event in Mar 2019, they have also taken a series of other measures such as decreasing the waste of paper and water. The Company is determined to take more actions in the future that will contribute to making the environment better.

“We received great support from our staff on last year’s event, besides turning off the unnecessary energy in the office, some of our team’s families also joined the event by switching off the lights at their own homes. This is the second year that APE participates at the “Earth Hour” event and we want to express APE’s commitment on providing a better environment by joining this event, and we encourage our staff and their family to join this event, like they did last year.” said Mr. Herman Ng, Chief Executive Officer and Executive Director of APE.

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Singapore IRs Tighten Casino-entry Rules

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Singapore’s two integrated resorts (IRs), Marina Bay Sands (MBS) and Resorts World Sentosa (RWS), have restricted public access to their properties in an effort to contain the coronavirus outbreak.

Marina Bay Sands and Resorts World Sentosa said that the entry will be permitted only to annual levy holders. At MBS, Sands Rewards Club (SRC) members with Gold status or higher are welcomed.  At RWS only existing Genting Rewards card members can gain access.

“We apologise in advance to other would-be patrons who will not be permitted access to the casino, but seek their understanding that it is a necessary measure,” MBS said.

Both the properties also have taken steps to ensure that there is not more than one person per 16 square metres of usable space.

“These new measures are in addition to initiatives that had already been in place in the casino as a result of the COVID-19 situation, such as opening and closing alternate areas/game types to reduce crowding, and significantly increasing cleaning and disinfection,” it added.

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Japan’s Blockchain Contents Association Proposes New Gaming Guidelines

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The Blockchain Contents Association (BCA) in Japan has proposed a new set of guidelines. BCA is a self-regulatory organisation that aims to protect users from blockchain-based gaming and social media content.

The guidelines are in line with local laws including the Law for Preventing Unjustifiable Extra or Unexpected Benefit and Misleading Representation, the Payment Services Act and the Financial Instruments and Exchange Act.

“Through the new guidelines, we aim to help our users use content with peace of mind and contribute to the healthy development of the blockchain contents industry in Japan,” Hironao Kunimitsu, president of BCA, said.

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