The Asian gambling market is considered one of the most saturated and complex: there are strict regulations, billions of dollars in turnover annually, and unique cultural characteristics that influence the popularity of certain games. Slotegrator’s new e-book iGaming in Asia contains the characteristics of the online gambling market in 22 countries in Asia – regulatory features, annual industry turnover, analytical forecasts, payment methods, favorite games, recommendations for marketing and positioning. For those who have long dreamed of entering the Asian iGaming market, this is an effective guide to action.
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Gambling is in the blood of many Asian cultures, so it’s no surprise that this continent is home to many major iGaming markets, including both perennial giants and newcomers.
These countries have a large segment of the gambling audience, different levels of gambling regulation, and diverse economies, indicating that entering the Asian market should be approached very carefully.
The online guide to Asian markets provides important statistics and detailed background on each country, covering cultural and economic characteristics, describing regulatory rules and giving key facts about the market, including local gambling and betting preferences, and listing popular payment methods. Key information for each of the 22 countries: Turkey, Georgia, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Iran, Iraq, UAE, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Uzbekistan, Japan, Thailand, Singapore, Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, Japan, South Korea, China, Vietnam, Cambodia, India, Pakistan.
Also included in the online guide are unconventional facts about why the Philippines, Asia’s premier iGaming center, has its own economic system in the world of gambling, how the Indonesian system of odds in sports betting took shape, and what the payments are for opening online casinos and sportsbooks, why Bitcoin casino is popular in Georgia, why the Armenian market has tripled since 2018, and why a pilot program was launched in Vietnam to test the potential of regulated gambling, how the penalty policy is formed and what are the criteria here for entry into the game by the population.
Experts also reviewed the cultural characteristics of each country and their influence on the popularity of certain types of games in Asian countries: for example, in Turkey, Iran, Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan it is betting on sports, in Georgia, Armenia and Iraq – live dealer games, in China – dice, dominoes, classic mahjong, in Vietnam – horse racing, dog racing and soccer – and so on in each country.
One important section of the online guide is the importance of cryptocurrency; many players use cryptocurrency to make casino deposits and withdrawals, and even look for cryptocasinos. When this cryptocurrency holders tend to be loyal to their chosen currency, so operators should know which ones to support – this question is revealed in the new e-book iGaming in Asia by Slotegrator.
This guide is ideal for aspiring entrepreneurs looking to enter the Asian market, land-based casino operators planning to open an online destination, investors with an eye on the iGaming space, and anyone interested in gambling and sports betting in Asia.
Since its founding in 2012, Slotegrator has organically joined the circle of leading iGaming aggregators and software developers for foreign online casinos and sportsbooks.
While developing its own line of online platforms, the developer also focuses on the integration of gaming content and payment systems. Slotegrator’s offer includes slots, live dealer games, table games, virtual sports, sports betting lines.
In addition, the company offers consulting services and assistance in obtaining gambling licenses.
Slotegrator’s mission is to create and support a single sustainable gambling environment.
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