Macau Legend Development saw its loss widen in the six months ended June 30, 2017, due mainly to an increase in operating and finance costs, and depreciation following the opening of Legend Palace Casino and Hotel.

Summit Ascent Holdings, operator of the Tigre de Cristal in Vladivostok, saw revenues increase 20 percent in the first half of 2017, attributed mainly to an influx of VIP revenue in the period.

Galaxy Entertainment Group (GEG) posted an 81 percent rise in net profit for the first half of the year due to the rebound in VIP and mass revenue.

Starlight Culture Entertainment Group saw its profits slide to a loss in the first half of 2017, due to a change in fair value of financial derivatives and a significant drop in revenue.

Success Universe recorded a loss for the six months ended June 30, 2017, following a decrease in the group’s earnings at Ponte 16, and a dip in revenue from its travel business.

Macau junket operator, Suncity Group Holdings, reported a significantly higher loss for the six months ending June 30, mainly due to legal costs and a change in the fair value of derivatives.

Ainsworth Game Technology reported profit after tax of A$37.9 million for the year ended June 30, 2017, ahead of guidance, as a result of a strong second half.

Australia-listed Donaco International reported a 60.6 percent decline in net profit in FY17 compared to the prior-year, due to a number of non-recurring items.

The aftermath left by Typhoon Hato and Pakhar may cause a weaker GGR result for August, but will not have any permanent impact, say Morgan Stanley analysts.

Saipan casino operator Imperial Pacific International saw profit in 17H1 climb 8.9 percent year-on-year to HK$912 million, as VIP gamblers fuelled revenue.

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