Saturday, July 20, 2019

Macau

Surprise results in addiction assessment test

  Some 270 people used computerized kiosks installed in six casinos to assess their possible addiction to gambling between December 17 and March 31. The...

Cash declaration at the border considered

  The Macau government is considering requiring visitors to declare the cash they carry across the border, according to the city’s Financial Intelligence Office, which...

SEC clears Wynn

  The US Securities and Exchange Commission has ended its inquiry into allegations by a Japanese billionaire that the casino operator Wynn made an improper...

Retail investors shun Macau Legend offering

  Retail investors have shunned the initial public offering of casino hotel operator Macau Legend Development even after it slashed the size of its fund...

Gambling revenue up 21 percent in June

  Gambling revenue generated by Macau’s casinos rose 21% in June from the previous year, showing that growth in the world largest casino market remains...

Amax blames loss on Greek Mythology ‘controversy’

  Hong Kong-listed junket room investor Amax Holdings Ltd has reported an annual loss after failing to gain access to financial data on its primary...

Get Nice VIP exit contributes to loss

  Hotel operator Get Nice Holdings has reported an annual loss after its exit from servicing VIP clients. In the year ended March 31, the...

AERL completes Le Royal Arc VIP room deal

  VIP gaming room investor Asia Entertainment & Resources Ltd. completed its acquisition of the VIP room on the first floor of the Le Royal...

Fewer visitors put gambling first

  A new survey suggests that more visitors are coming to Macau for non-gaming activities like shopping and dining. According to a visitor profile survey...

Nevada regulator says triad influence down

  A.G. Burnett, chairman of the Nevada State Gaming Control Board, testified to the US-China Economic and Security Review Commission in Washington that the Macau...

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TransAct debuts BOHA! system in Asia

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Improving customer experience to drive profit

Over the last fifteen years or so, much has been written about the primacy of customer experience to bolster organizational growth and profitability. Pretty much every large organization claims to compete on the basis of customer experience (CX). Yet, the organizational competencies required to deliver a superior guest experience are seldom understood, let alone aligned.

DICJ finds nothing illegal in Macau VIP rooms

The head of Macau’s gaming regulator said the Gaming Inspection and Coordination Bureau has inspected 25 VIP rooms and found nothing illegal and confirmed that Suncity Holdings CEO Alvin Chao is not under investigation.