Tuesday, April 20, 2021

Macau

Adelson loses argument on cameras

  A Nevada judge rejected Las Vegas Sands chairman Sheldon Adelson's attempt to keep television cameras out of the courtroom where he testified in a...

Macau Gaming revenues hit new record

  Macau monthly gross gaming revenues hit an all-time high in March of 31.3 billion patacas ($3.9 billion), topping the previous record of 28.3 billion...

Galaxy doubles profits

  Galaxy Entertainment Group Ltd. reported that its annual net profit more than doubled last year to HK$7.4 billion ($953 million) from HK$3 billion in...

Junkets, VIP investors report mixed results

  China Star Entertainment Ltd. reported a return to profit, with earnings of HK$94.5 million ($12.2 million), up from a loss of HK$632.7 million a...

Macau March revenue growth stays hot

  Gross gaming revenues for the first 17 days of March put the city on pace for growth of at least 24 percent for the...

Adelson accused of seeking to pressure Edmund Ho

  Steve Jacobs, the former head of Las Vegas Sands operations in Macau who is suing the company for wrongful termination, alleged that Sands chairman...

US links Macau casinos to laundering of crime proceeds

  The latest US State Department International Narcotics Control Strategy Report said that Macau casinos are being used to launder the proceeds from fraud and...

Macau dealers unhappy

  Dealers show the least satisfaction of any worker group, according to an annual survey by the Institute for Sustainable Development of the Macau University...

Gaming revenues off to fast start for month

  Macau gross gaming revenue was on pace for a rise of more than 30 percent in the first 10 days of March from a...

Adelson back in court over Chinese meetings

  Sheldon Adelson, chairman and chief executive Las Vegas Sands, is to testify next month in a retrial of a lawsuit by a former consultant...
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In this AGB Webinar Series, we covered the newest strategies for iGaming player acquisition and retention.
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