News Headlines

Friday, Feb 17, 2017

Melco Crown Entertainment posted a 13 percent gain in Q4 revenue as an improved performance at Studio City and City of Dreams Manila offset declines at its older properties.

Mainland ChinaSunday, Feb 19, 2017

China lottery sales rose 7.3 percent to RMB 394.6 billion (US$57.5 billion) in 2016, according to data from the Ministry of Finance.

ElsewhereSunday, Feb 19, 2017

Robert “Bobby” Soper’s resignation last week came amid an ongoing review of “financial irregularities” at the Mohegan Sun Pocono casino.

MacauFriday, Feb 17, 2017

Sands China posted a 16.1 percent decline in profit for the full-year 2016 to $1.2 billion, down from $1.5 billion in 2015, according a preliminary announcement of its annual results.

Pacific IslandsFriday, Feb 17, 2017

Imperial Pacific International (IPI) is planning a “soft opening” of its new casino on Mar. 31, but Saipan’s casino regulator has urged caution.

PhilippinesFriday, Feb 17, 2017

House leaders are seeking to amend the charter of the Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office to grant it the authority to issue permits for small town lottery (STL).

MacauThursday, Feb 16, 2017

MGM China reported an improvement in Q4 profit and said revenue edged up, helped mainly by a higher VIP hold.

ElsewhereThursday, Feb 16, 2017

Mohegan Tribal Gaming Authority has announced the resignation of its president and CEO Robert “Bobby” Soper, effective immediately, according to a press release from the company on Thursday.

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