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Sands hosts largest shopping carnival despite virus fears

Despite the potential for another wave of pandemic, Macau casino operator Sands China kicked off a three-day Sands Shopping Carnival from Friday to Sunday,...

Grant Bowie resigns from MGM China board

MGM China has announced that Grant Bowie has resigned as an executive director of the company, effective August 6. Bowie will, however, remain as an...

Lisboeta Hotel awarded a four-star license

The Macao Government Tourism Office (MGTO) has awarded a four-star hotel license to the new Lisboeta Hotel in Cotai. The hotel has been developed by...

Macau again tightens restrictions on travelers from Hong Kong

For the second time this week, the government of Macau has announced tougher restrictions on travelers arriving from Hong Kong. It had been the case...

Suppliers rush to adapt to Covid realities

While the past six months have undoubtedly been devastating for the gaming industry, in just a short space of time suppliers have shown their ability to adapt and react, releasing new products for the new reality and refocusing business models. 

China domestic flights, trains back to pre-virus levels, travel strong

Chinese domestic flights and hi-speed train links are back to their pre-virus levels of volume and there is still a strong demand for travel with 100 million trips in the first week of May and 80 million in the three-day Dragon Boat festival in June.

Wynn says Macau marketing war unlikely

Wynn Macau doesn’t foresee Macau’s six operators undertaking a major marketing push or promotional push to win back clients and expects there to be plenty of business once travel resumes.

Ian Coughlan

President and executive director Wynn Macau

Macau tightens border controls with HK

The Macau Health Bureau has further tightened border controls with Hong Kong in light of the spread of Covid-19 in that territory. The main new...

Wynn Q2 revenues down 94.8 percent

Wynn Resorts reported Q2 financial results that were grimmer than expected, with group-wide operating revenues down 94.8 percent. Between April and June, operating revenues came...

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