Good morning. A good number from Macau, for once. Visitor arrivals were up for September, if under last year’s performance. The CE has pledged Macau’s wholehearted support to the CPC. The Star gets a nod from Monitor to proceed with remediation. Cambodia revises gaming framework.

Your Daily Asia Gaming eBrief: Xi solidifies leadership, Macau follows

What you need to know

  • The Star received its first report from Allen & Overy, Independent Monitor of the Group’s Remediation Program, marked with the recommendation to proceed with execution.
  • Cambodia Gambling Commission issued new guidelines aimed at gambling operators and the managers of casino operations to ensure effective implementation and oversight.

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Chief Executive pledges Macau’s wholehearted support to CPC

Chief Executive, Ho Iat Seng, said Macau would support wholeheartedly the new central leadership, elected at the first plenary meeting of the 20th Central Committee of the Communist Party of China. The MSAR Government and the Macao community must be steadfast in upholding the authority of the central leadership with President Xi at the core, and adhere to the Xi Jinping Thoughts on Socialism with Chinese Characteristics for a New Era, in order to promote the successful implementation of the “One country, two systems” principle with Macao characteristics, added Mr Ho.

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