Thursday, August 22, 2019

Macau’s drive for diversification faces uphill climb

As Macau tries to emulate the Las Vegas model and set itself on a path of diversification, the city’s biggest strength - its proximity...

Crimea chooses gambling zone location, Primorye opening date slips

  Crimean leader Sergey Aksyonov told Russian radio station Russkaya Sluzhba Novostey that the location of the Crimean gaming zone has finally been determined and...

Mariana Entertainment plans to open second gaming venue on Saipan

Mariana Entertainment is planning on opening a second electronic gaming venue on the island of Saipan in the Northern Marianas, according to local sources. A...

AML agreement could spell trouble for local, foreign operators: Bernstein

Bernstein Research says the recent agreement with China’s central bank and the Macau Monetary Authority over tightening anti-money laundering measures will bring Macau’s banking...

Chinese central bank, Macau to boost anti-money laundering measures

China's central bank has made a pact to bolster cross- border anti-money laundering measures with authorities in Macau, Reuters reported. The People's Bank of China...

Donaco strikes agreement with VIP promoter Heng Sheng Group

Donaco International has signed an agreement with Heng Sheng Group, a Macau VIP gaming promoter, to bring its VIP players to the Star Vegas Resort...

Macau residents increasingly negative towards casinos, study finds

A new study has found an increasing level of negative sentiment towards Macau’s casino industry, which contributes 90 percent of the territory’s gross domestic...

Genting HK reports record 1H profit, helped by acquisition, asset sales

Genting Hong Kong reported record interim profit, boosted by a stake sale and accounting changes, as well as higher revenue. Profit attributable to owners of...

Macau full-time employees up as dealer numbers down in 15Q2

The number of full-time employees in Macau’s gaming sector rose 1.3 percent year-on-year in 15Q2, while the number of dealers dropped by 2.5 percent,...

Donaco signs sponsorship deal with Manchester United

Donaco International Limited, which operates casinos in Vietnam and Cambodia, has signed an exclusive sponsorship agreement with Manchester United Football Club. The three year deal...

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