Friday, December 14, 2018

Macau

Sands helps with China poverty relief

Sands China says it is responding to the Macau government’s request to take part in targeted poverty relief efforts in Mainland China by sourcing products from impoverished Congjiang county.

Spintec expanding its presence in Asia after MGS

From November 13-15, Spintec’s team was at Macau Gaming Show (MGS) to exhibit their products together with their distributor in Macau, Asia Pioneer Entertainment. “Our...

Macau visitors up 9.2 pct in October

Macau visitors for the month of October surged 9.2 percent year-on-year, according to data from the Statistics and Census Service (DSEC). Visitors from Mainland China...

A bridge too far?

One month on from the opening of the Hong Kong–Zhuhai–Macau Bridge (HZMB), Macau’s casino sector is weighing up its immediate impact and how it is likely to affect operations in the longer term.

Gaming tax revenue to reach MOP91 billion in 2019

Gaming operations in Macau are expected to provide tax revenue of MOP 91 billion (US$11.3 million) in 2019, according to a draft budget presented...

Melco to repurchase $500 mln in shares over next three years

Melco Resorts has confirmed the launch of a share repurchase program, which will allow it to purchase up to US$500 million of Melco Resorts...

Macau asks telco help to bury illegal gambling sites

Macau authorities have asked the help of international telecom operators to take down 237 illegal gambling sites using Macau casino brands, local media reports. On...

Pagcor official considers pursuing action against Wynn in U.S.

Former Pagcor official Rogelio Yusi Bangsil Jr. has decided not to follow up on his appeal against Wynn Macau, and is instead now pondering...

Macau economy grows 1.6 pct in 18Q3

Macau recorded a 1.6 percent increase in GDP in the third quarter of 2018, with slower paced growth due mainly to a slowdown in...

Casino entry ban enforced through randomized checks

The casino worker entry ban will not be enforced through facial recognition technology, instead, through random checks on casino staff, it has been revealed. According...

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