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 on Wednesday at the Legislative Assembly.

Secretary for Economy and Finance, Leong Vai Tac said the gaming tax revenue represents an increase of MOP10.5 billion compared with this year.

Leong also said the figure was calculated based on estimated gross revenue of MOP260 billion for 2019.