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MGM hopeful for strong summer after Golden Week gains

MGM China is expecting strong results during the Summer holidays and hopes that the recent Golden Week holiday may have marked a turning point for the industry, according to President and Chief Financial Officer Kenneth Xiaofeng.

Macau post-Golden Week GGR drops more than expected: Bernstein

Macau gross gambling revenue dropped 53 percent from May 9 to 16, compared with the first eight days of May, slowing more than expected after the Golden Week holiday, Bernstein Research said.

Sands China Golden Week occupancy tops 90%

Sands China President Wilfred Wong told local media that hotel occupancy in the group's hotels topped 90 percent during the recent Golden Week holiday.
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Macau May GGR seen up in low 50% from April: Bernstein

Macau's gross gambling revenue soared 92 percent in the first nine days of May from the final week of April, helped by the Golden Week holiday and is likely to end up month up in the low 50s percent, Bernstein Research notes.
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Macau hotel occupancy rate tops 80% in Golden Week

Macau's hotel occupancy during the May Golden Week holiday reached more than 80 percent, better than tourism authorities expected.
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Macau average daily visitation gains 40% in Golden Week from April

The average daily number of tourists to Macau during the Golden Week holiday was 37,000, which is a gain of nearly 40 percent from April's average daily arrivals, according to official figures.
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Macau daily visitation seen up 20% during Golden Week

Macau is likely to see an average daily rate of visitation some 20 percent above its highest tally since the crisis began during the upcoming Golden Week holiday, Public Security Police Force Chief, Ng Kam Wa, told TDM Radio.
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Macau visitor numbers on upward trend

Macau’s slow but steady recovery continues to show evidence after recording its highest daily record of visitor arrivals since the start of the pandemic on Friday, with a total of 34,252 visitor arrivals.

Macau hopeful on May Golden Week boon 

Analysts at UBS don’t expect the same level of travel restrictions to Macau to be in place during May’s Golden Week as it had been for February’s Lunar New Year holidays. 

Macau Golden Week visitors down 86 percent

The National Day Golden Week, which spanned eight days this year, saw a year-on-year decline of 86 percent in the number of visitors to Macau.
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Australasian Gaming Expo (AGE) 2021

The Australasian Gaming Expo (AGE) is the place to see new products and services, network, attend thought-provoking seminars, seek business partners and generate sales....
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Life After POGOs – AGB Pop-Up Forum

The Philippines and Asia’s online gaming industry is going through uncertain times, with the gaming regulator seeing more and more operators leaving the country for greener pastures.
AGB Webinar - Acquiring and Retaining iGaming Customers

Acquiring & Retaining iGaming Customers

In this AGB Webinar Series, we covered the newest strategies for iGaming player acquisition and retention.

Regulating the Game 2021

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Asia Gaming Briefings – June 2021 Edition

For this edition of our magazine, we focus on Southeast Asia, with a particular look at the Philippines. The country’s casino industry has been among the hardest hit in Asia, with the integrated resorts in Manila’s Entertainment City having remained mostly closed to the general public since the beginning of the crisis last year.
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Asia Gaming Briefings – April 2021 Edition

In this April edition of Asia Gaming Briefings we take the pulse of how the North Asia jurisdictions of Japan, Korea and the Russian Far East have fared.
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Asia Gaming Briefings – Feb 2021 Edition

The world is bouncing back, or at least coming to grips with the fact that going forward not much will be the same as before. Commendably, this industry quickly understood the need to adapt to a new normal, and that the days of targeting the low hanging fruit of the VIP sector are gone.