Thursday, February 21, 2019

Macau

Melco announces additional rest day for non-management employees

Melco Resorts & Entertainment announced that effective July 1, 2019, all non-management operational employees who have their mandatory rest day fall on a public...

GEG Announces 2.5 to 7.5 percent pay rise for employees

Galaxy Entertainment Group has become the latest operator to announce a pay rise for its eligible team members. Effective April 1, eligible team members will...

MGM China 2018 revenue up 33 pct on Cotai ramp up

MGM China reported a 33 percent increase in revenue for the full year 2018, spurred by the opening and ramp up of MGM Cotai...

Gaming tax revenue up 16.2 pct in January

Gaming tax revenue collected by the Macau SAR government increased by 16.2 percent in January, reaching MOP10.2 billion, local media reports. The increase comes...

Tak Chun Group opens VIP club in at COD

Macau junket operator Tak Chun Group has opened a new VIP club at Melco’s City of Dreams during CNY, Macau Business reports. The club,...

Melco named socially responsible operator of the year

Melco Resorts & Entertainment was named socially responsible operator of the year for the land-based sector at the 12th International Gaming Awards. Ms. Akiko Takahashi,...

MGM installs Sega Sammy’s Baccarat Maximum Fortune

Sega Sammy Creation says it had successfully installed its Baccarat Maximum Fortune gaming machine at MGM Macau on Jan. 23. “BACCARAT MAXIMUM FORTUNE” is...

Strong visitation fails to boost GGR

Strong visitation during the Chinese New Year holidays does not have appeared to have given a significant boost to gross gambling revenue, according to Bernstein Research, citing channel checks.

SJM “looking forward” to gaming license continuation

Macau casino operator SJM Holdings is “looking forward” to the continuation of its gaming license, which is due to expire next year, so said...

Visitor numbers up 26.7 pct in first five days of CNY

Visitors to Macau reached a total of 842,574 during the first five days of the Golden Week holidays, representing a 26.7 percent increase from...

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