Sunday, February 23, 2020

Macau

Macau gaming tax receipt down 13.3 percent in Jan

The Macau government’s income from gaming taxes fell 13.3 percent year-on-year in January, reaching MOP8.8 billion (US$1.1 billion), according to data from the Financial...

Melco 19Q4 results boosted by mass

Melco Resorts and Entertainment reported its 2019 fourth-quarter results on Thursday, which was driven mainly by strong performance in its mass-market segment.  Total operating revenues...

Coronavirus live updates: Almost a third of Macau casinos to remain closed

The latest news and updates on the COVID-19 (coronavirus) - with regularly updated information relating to new cases, travel restrictions and other information to...

Gaming workers fear loss of jobs over COVID-19 crisis

More than half of surveyed gaming workers in Macau have expressed concern about losing their jobs, whilst 75 percent feared salary cuts as a...

Sands China concerned over misleading viral video

Sands China has refuted an online video purporting to show Sands China’s current team member accommodations, which has made its rounds across social media. Sands...

MGM donates 500,000 surgical masks to Macau government

MGM says it is closely monitoring the coronavirus epidemic situation and has rolled out a series of epidemic relief and preventive measures over the...

Almost a third of Macau casinos to remain closed

A total of twelve Macau casinos, nearly a third of the territory’s 41 venues, have opted not to open today, according to Gaming Inspection...

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...

Casinos to reopen, but recovery not imminent: Nomura

Macau’s casinos can begin to reopen from midnight on Thursday, however there is unlikely to be any improvement in visitation until China resumes its individual visit schemes (IVS), which may take a further six weeks, Nomura Instinet analyst Harry Curtis warns.

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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SunCity grants employees special leave during casino closure

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Seven Macau hotels have suspended operations

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