Vietnam’s eight operational casinos have doubled their revenue in the past three years, from VND1.19 trillion in 2017 to VND2.5 trillion in 2019, according to Ministry of Finance figures cited by local media.
A senior Vietnamese official has confirmed that he has asked local authorities to clear a site at the Van Don Economic Zone to prepare for an airport and casino-resort. It is hoped the developments will boost tourism to Quang Ninh province, which is home to the World Natural Heritage site of Halong Bay. “We haven’t […]
Investors are paying attention to the prospect of Vietnam’s steps to launch casinos after the country’s Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung gave the projects official backing. Prime Minister Dung assigned Vietnam’s Ministry of Planning and Investment to cooperate work with relevant agencies on a proposed casino for Phu Quoc Island in southern Kien Giang Province. […]
Vietnam’s gambling industry stayed largely out of the headlines in 2019, though projects have been inching their way forward, with the country’s largest resort to date scheduled to open in the first half of this year.
Vietnam’s hotly anticipated locals gaming program has got off to a slow start, with remote locations and red tape cited as key factors in deterring visitation.