Friday, September 24, 2021
Macau Skyline, GGR

Coronavirus live updates: Covid-19 vaccines arrive in Macau

As of 9 February 2021, Asia Gaming Brief has halted updates of the Coronavirus live updates timeline. Coronavirus related news will be covered across...

Macau government orders two-week closure of all casinos

Chief Executive Ho Iat Seng has announced that all 41 of the territory’s casinos must be shut for a period of at least two...

Macau closes borders after new infections

Macau closed its borders to all non-residents as of midnight on March 18, with the exception of blue-card holders and residents from greater China, after another case of imported Covid-19.

SunCity grants employees special leave during casino closure

Macau junket operator SunCity Group is granting its employees special paid leave during the 15-day closure of casinos in Macau, local media reports. SunCity CEO...

New Macau Covid-19 case may dent travel easing hopes: Bernstein

Macau has reported its first new Covid-19 case in a month, which may delay plans to begin easing travel restrictions to the territory, Bernstein Research says.

Macau GGR down 8.5 percent on weak VIP

The Gaming Inspection and Coordination Bureau over the weekend that Macau GGR for November came in at MOP22.9 billion (about US$2.8 billion), down 8.5 percent year-on-year.

DICJ issues regulations to prevent Covid-19 infection at reopened casinos

The Gaming Inspection and Coordination Bureau (DICJ) met with representatives of all six concessionaires on Tuesday and laid out a series of strengthened regulations...

Seven Macau hotels have suspended operations

A total of seven hotels in Macau are known to have suspended operations as a result of sharply lower visitation and countermeasures against the...

Wuhan Coronavirus hammers Macau’s economy

Slammed by fears and emergency immigration policies related to the rapid spread of Wuhan Coronavirus, visitation to Macau from mainland China has dropped off...
Macau by night

Macau casinos permitted to reopen on Thursday

The government of Macau has opted not to extend the 15-day order that all of the territory's 41 casinos remain closed, paving the way...

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