Gaming

Macao residents account for 53% of Macao hotel guests in July

Local residents accounted for 53 per cent of Macao hotels' guests last month.

29 Aug, 2020

Casino staff earnings down 5.5% in June

The average earnings (excluding bonuses) of the gaming sector's full-time employees amounted to MOP 23,200 (US$ 2,900) in June, a year-on-year decrease of 5.5%.

24 Aug, 2020

Melco revenues fall 88% in Q2

Melco Resorts & Entertainment Limited announced on Thursday that its total operating revenues for the second quarter fell about 88% to US$0.18 billion.

21 Aug, 2020

Wynn revenue falls 79.2% in H1

Wynn Macao has announced that is operating revenue decreased 79.2% to HK$3.97 billion in the first half of this year.

16 Aug, 2020

G2E Asia to be delayed to next May

Global Gaming Expo (G2E) Asia said in a statement on Thursday that it is rescheduling its events scheduled for this year in light of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.

14 Aug, 2020

Galaxy chairman praises government’s ‘admirable performance’ in fighting COVID-19

Galaxy Entertainment Group (GEG) Chairman Lui Che Woo said today that "the Macao government continues to perform admirably throughout the [COVID-19] pandemic".

13 Aug, 2020

Wynn Resorts (Macau) sets up foundation to promote harmony, prosperity

US gaming operator Wynn Resorts (Macau) has set up a foundation with an initial fund of MOP 10 million (US$1.25 million) to promote Macao's "prosperous and harmonious development", according to the foundation's statues published in the Macao Government Gazette (BO) today.

12 Aug, 2020

2020 ASEAN Gaming Summit cancelled

The 2020 ASEAN Gaming Summit that was to take place in Macao has been cancelled, announced today by its organisers.

10 Aug, 2020

Wynn Macau revenue falls 98.2% in Q2

Wynn Macau said that its total operating revenues fell 98.2% year-on-year to US$20.6 million (MOP 163.9 million) in the first quarter of the year.

5 Aug, 2020

Gaming receipts fall 94.5% in July

Macau's gross gaming revenue fell 94.5% year-on-year to MOP 1.344 billion (US$168 million) in July.

1 Aug, 2020

MGM China revenues fall 95% in Q2

MGM China's net revenues fell 95 per cent year-on-year to US$33 million (MOP 261 million) in the second quarter of this year, the Hong Kong-listed US gaming operator said in a statement today. 

31 Jul, 2020

SJM posts HK$1.4 billion loss in H1 due to COVID-19

Macao gaming operator SJM Holdings reported on Tuesday a loss of HK$1.41 billion in the first half of the year, a year-on-year decline of 184.1%.

29 Jul, 2020

IPM presents findings of ‘gamblers’ fatigue’ study

The Centre for Gaming and Tourism Studies (CJT) of the Macao Polytechnic Institute (IPM) held a sharing session on “Gamblers’ Fatigue: The Evolving Trends of Gaming Behaviour among Gamblers” on its Taipa campus last week, presenting the latest research findings by a CJT research team headed by Prof Zeng Zhonglu, the public tertiary education institution said in a statement on Thursday.

27 Jul, 2020

25,000 casino workers tested for COVID-19, all negative

More than 25,000 casino workers have undergone COVID-19 tests, and all of them have been negative

24 Jul, 2020

Sands China Ltd reports 98.1% net loss for 2020 Q2 compared to 2019

Sands China Ltd. reported a net loss of US$549 million for the fiscal second quarter, according to an announcement made on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange.

23 Jul, 2020

Macao Liaison Office ‘appreciates’ Sands’ COVID-19 relief efforts

The Central People’s Government Liaison Office in Macao Administrative presented a certificate of appreciation to Sands China for its support of COVID-19 relief efforts

17 Jul, 2020

NAT proof for casino entry

The Macao government will toughen its COVID-19 prevention and control measures for local casinos from 00:00 tomorrow, coinciding with “the new entry and exit measures” between Guangdong and Macao.

14 Jul, 2020

Government lifts casino ban for Hubei residents

The Macao government lifts its casino entry ban on all those who have been in Hubei province within the past 14 days.

14 Jul, 2020

High-profile figures attend Stanley Ho funeral in Hong Kong

Dozens of government officials, politicians, celebrities and business tycoons bid their final farewell to the late Macao casino tycoon Stanley Ho Hung Sun today at the Hong Kong Funeral Home in North Point.

10 Jul, 2020

Stanley Ho funeral procession to take place today

The Stanley Ho Hung Sun funeral procession will take place today at the Hong Kong Funeral Home.

10 Jul, 2020