Thursday, September 19, 2019

Macau junket operators quit under pressure from Beijing

In another sign of the impact of China’s anti-corruption drive on Macau's casino business, junket operators are quitting the business or moving to other...

Call to extend Macau casino smoking ban

The Macau Gaming Enterprises' Staff Association is urging the government to enforce a smoking ban inside all private gaming rooms in casinos. This comes...

Analysts bearish on Genting Singapore

Genting Singapore is in analysts’ and investors’ bad books after its shares slipped 11 percent in just a month following its release of sluggish...

Saipan casino commission delays

Procedural disputes are holding up the appointment of three nominees to the Commonwealth Casino Commission in Saipan. A session of the Saipan and Northern Islands...

Nagacorp eyes Buddhist land, confrontation looms

In Cambodia, the country’s casino owner NagaCorp may be heading for a confrontation with militant Buddhist monks over the company’s plans to develop a...

China crackdown boosts Manila, Las Vegas

Casinos around Asia and in the United States are benefiting from Beijing’s crackdown on corruption and extravagance by attracting Chinese high rollers with a...

Unforeseen delays for Summit Primorye

Summit Ascent Holdings says the construction of its Primorye project in the Russian Federation has been delayed “due to unforeseen obstacles” and the opening...

Alliance Global announces Manila expansion plans

Alliance Global Group Inc. (AGI) the listed vehicle of billionaire entrepreneur Andrew Tan, plans to complete the first phase of recently acquired Resorts World...

Macau labor protesters questioned by police

The dispute between workers and the casinos in Macau is heating up with union leaders now claiming intimidation after being questioned by police and...

Wynn Resorts gets Boston casino

Wynn Resorts has won a battle to build a $1.6 billion casino and entertainment resort in the state of Massachusetts, the third casino license...

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