Poker in Asia

World Poker Tour acquired by Ourgame for $35m

An interesting development has taken place in the poker world today, as leading gaming company Ourgame has purchased the WPT brand and will be injecting fresh ideas, enthusiasm, and financial strength. The buyout was completed for the sum of $35 million, with Ourgame International Holdings Ltd now holding full rights to the WPT. This company […]

Ourgame obtains Exclusive Rights to develop the Word Poker Tour in Asia

China, like many Asian countries, exhibits several signs that point to strong growth in the popularity of poker in the coming years. This lucrative market is attracting envious eyes, both on the side of the big casino operators, who have invested heavily in the most promising areas, such as Macau and Singapore, and the tournament […]

PokerStars Live Manila opened its doors

PokerStars opened two days ago its first poker room in Philippines. PokerStars Live Manila is currently located at the City of Dreams, Manila on level 2 of the casino. According to PokerStars Manila Facebook page 10 tables were running at the opening: 5 cash games tables (Php 25/50 – Php 50/100) and 5 tournaments tables (Freeroll […]

Event Guide : APT RWM Finale in Manila

The 2014 APT-RWM Poker Finale is coming to the Resort World Manila in few days. Here is a closer look at the 2014 APT-RWM poker finale, and everything you need to know about it:   Date and Time The 2014 APT-RWM Poker Finale will begin on December 3, 2014 at 1:00 pm with the ONE […]

Is poker booming in China?

There are multitudes of law extravagances and exemptions which China government offers to foreigner and local investors, but nevertheless the true Macau paradise, gambling market in mainland China rests a really hard and close domain. Huge success for the first live tournaments organized in China However, it seems that at least something is moving in […]