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Macau | Former responsible for UN climate change policy to be main speaker in Macau
Portugal: Nobel Prize winner paints grim picture of climate change future
Macau | Climate change leads to improvements to weather bureau online forecasts
Tourism
Abu Dhabi's Louvre to unveil Leonardo painting 'very soon'
IC's new president | Cecilia Tse highlights administration transparency
ExCo | Maritime Areas Basic Law bans all gaming activities
Gov't announces 2017 recipients of decorations
Smzy Cup International Mahjong Open – The Macau Selection Trial Of ZND World Mahjong Sports ...
Macau Government Honours Lawrence Ho for Outstanding Contribution to Tourism Sector
Macao marks 18th anniversary of returning to China
Celebrating 18 Years Under Chinese Control, Macau Honors Casino Tycoon Lawrence Ho
Macau Positioned to Break All-Time Casino Win Record in 2019, Analysts Opine
Macau Casinos Emerge From Market Slump And Prepare For Strong Results In 2018
Lower toll for Pearl River Delta mega bridge preferred option at hearing
SARs link up with nine cities to boost tourism in Big Bay Area
What's on this Christmas?
Macau | Neighbouring island to be restored to life and become tourist destination
FDi Intelligence Includes Georgia in 'Tourism Locations of the Future'
MVA joins Shenzhen International Tourism Expo
MB Dec | 18 years later | Heritage a moving target
Macau in 2017 | Gastronomy: the new local rising start - Culture
Macau Goes Big Again, Manila Overcomes Tragedy In 2017 Asia Gaming Highlights
Chui urges unremitting efforts to boost city's development
China's ATM cash ruling to hit casinos: SJM's Leong
Brunei emerging as tourism destination
MGTO publication “Macao Travel Talk” introduces new interface and functions
Kapok | Apologies warranted
Macau airport revamp for 2018 to boost traffic: operator
MGM China Announces Opening Events for MGM COTAI
Việt Nam opens consulate office in China's Macau
Macau, tourist mecca
IFT gastronomy center to be completed by 2023
Tourist arrivals seen hitting 8M
AirAsia evaluates three new routes in 2018
MGM Cotai 'grand opening' Feb 13: promoter
AirAsia launches Macau-Phuket direct daily flights
Cyprus: casino resort to add USD838m to economy yearly
Thai AirAsia bridges Phuket and Macao
Las Vegas Sands (LVS) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research
Offbeat | Rome's mangy Christmas tree to be carved up into souvenirs
Experience Macao CNY promotion kicks off
Spain international tourism breaks records for fifth straight year
Will Wynn Resorts (WYNN) Stock Skyrocket Again in 2018?
Sieren's China: Boosting tourism with better toilets
Macau | UNESCO Creative Cities to join gastronomy forum
Johor now a top tourism destination
Sieren's China: Boosting tourism with better toilets
4 years on in Sochi, cocktails replace steroid samples
Briefs | New Uniform for DSEC enumerators
MGTO to host international gastronomy forum this week
Airlines told to clean up web errors
Macau | Power station in Lai Chi Wun still mulled as site for hosting new Wine Museum – Tourism ...
MB Jan | Rising Star
Lower-tier China cities to aid Macau casino biz: MS
Macau Gambler Traffic No Longer from Just Beijing and Shanghai, as 'Lower-Tier' Chinese ...
Macau visits up 5pct in 2017, likely slower 2018: MGTO
Macau | Gov't kicks off 2018 Macau Year of Gastronomy, vows to enhance local food & beverage ...
Macau | Four goals to pursue in 2018 - Tourism Office
Macau visitors tops 32.6 million in 2017
Macao's 2017 total visitor arrivals up 5.4 pct to 32.6 million
Morgan Stanley outlook fuels Macau casino stocks rally
Zacks Investment Research Lowers Las Vegas Sands (LVS) to Hold
2018 Macao Year of Gastronomy officially kicks off
Tourism | International visitor arrivals grew 6.2 percent last year
Destination Hot Spot: Marvelous Macau
MB Jan | Casinos in Mainland China: Friend or foe to Macau?
Macau | IFT to set up postgraduate culinary course
Macao holds int'l gastronomy forum
Economic growth in Angola expected to remain at below 3% until 2020
Macau registers a record 32.6 million visitors in 2017
International Gastronomy Forum opens in Macao to discuss “The Potential of Gastronomy”
'You must give back to the world' | Gastronomy City title not just a platform, counsels UNESCO
English in Macau | Transportation signage in need of improvement, says public
Macau holds int'l gastronomy forum
Macau | Hotel occupancy up 4.6 pp yoy in 2017
Visitation numbers in Macau were significantly greater in 2017
Macao or bust: Commerce entourage looks to expand Phuket trade beyond tourism
Decorations 2017 | 42 individuals and institutions received decorations last week
Crime | Las Vegas gunman was germophobe, possibly bipolar
Imperial Palace Hotel fined MOP4.43 million
Industry awaits the grand Silver Jubilee edition of 'SATTE'
Macau | 2500 drivers from Mainland China with registered licences in MSAR in 2017- Police
Macau's casinos roar back
Another delay flagged to The 13 Hotel launch
Potential Gambling Location THE 13 Hotel Announces Further Launch Date Delay
Another delay hits the opening of Macau's luxury The 13 hotel
Las Vegas Sands Profit Surges on Continuing Macau Rebound
More companies take part in IFT Career Day
Macau | MGM Cotai 5-star hotel still awaiting licence approval - Tourism Office
Macau | MGM Cotai 5-star hotel still awaiting licence approval - Tourism Office
Las Vegas Sands Profit Surges on Continuing Macau Rebound
MGM Cotai still awaiting hotel licence: MGTO
Guangzhou to tap global markets via Macao
Macau | Local business delegations visit Bay Bridge
European chambers visit Delta Bridge as it nears completion
Beautiful Destinations creative agency to promote Guam tourism on social media
Macau | Zhuhai Gov't signs agreement with Israeli company to develop agricultural hi-tech complex
President of the Cultural Affairs Bureau resigned due to health reasons
China plans Year of the Dog gambling crackdown
Tse resigns after a month of leading IC
Sean Spicer says RNC should return Steve Wynn donations
Analysis | Tourism industry is only just getting going
PATA is looking for the Face of The Future of the Travel & Tourism Industry
MGM Cotai opening delayed again
Macau casino regulators look into allegations against Wynn
Macau | Gov't simplifies filming permits procedures
Tourism | Group tours grow 14 percent in 2017
Macau | Cross-departmental administrative procedures main obstruction to opening, refurbishing ...
MECOM Power and Construction Limited Announces Details of Proposed Listing on the Main ...
Wynn Resorts (WYNN) Benefits From Strong Non-Gaming Revenues
2020 Tokyo Olympic costs keep rising despite efforts to cut
Corporate Bits | 44 graduate from sands china business management diploma
Tourism | More performers join CNY parade
Wattle Health breaks into Macau market
Macau | Legislation needs improvement to speed up F&B licensing process - Tourism Office head
Macau | MGM Cotai's opening delay and lower number of tables could lead to slower ramp-up ...
Macau | Cecilia Tse to return to Tourism department in a different position after recovery - Tourism ...
Macau | No guarantee MGM Cotai will receive hotel license before Chinese New Year - Tourism ...
Macau | More than 960000 tourists expected during Chinese New Year period - Tourism Office
UNESCO Creative City | Tam proposes six objectives for gastronomy
Tourism chief hopes CNY parade gets bigger crowd
Wattle Health Australia's orders from Macau and India provide entry into large markets
No guarantee MGM Cotai will open before CNY: MGTO
Las Vegas Sands (LVS) Lifted to “Buy” at Zacks Investment Research
MGM Cotai Still Pending Hotel License Approval ahead of Chinese New Year
PAL ramps up China operations
Wattle health expands in Asia
USAID supports Timor-Leste to develop tourism sector
Macau franchisees target more international brands
Education | 1800 jobs offered at IPM Careers Fair
Briefs | IC launches service to apply for filming permits
Zacks Investment Research Downgrades Las Vegas Sands (LVS) to Hold
Unique tourism complex at CEZA eyed
China plans to allow gambling on Hainan island
MGM Cotai Could Miss Chinese New Year Tourism Influx, Resort Licensing Delays Continue
IIM to create website focusing on Macanese cuisine
MGTO non-committal on MGM Cotai opening date
Macau Stocks Shudder, Analysts Frown Over Hainan Casino Report
Reports Indicate China May Legalize Gambling on Hainan Island
Diethelm Appoints Representative for Austria, Germany and Switzerland
`China's Hawaii' has a gambling plan: here are potential winners
'China's Hawaii' has a gambling plan: here are potential winners
Tourism boards pledge to seize opportunities brought by Bay Area
Heritage | Researcher suggests more community development projects in Macau
DTG beefs up European sales
MGM China sends invites for MGM Cotai opening Feb 13
MGM China Confirms February 13 Opening for MGM Cotai
MGM China sends invites for MGM Cotai Feb 13 “grand opening”
Diethelm appoints rep for Germany, Austria and Switzerland
Casino mogul Steve Wynn resigns amid sex misconduct claims
City's 1st fleet of green taxis launched
Zhongshan, Zhuhai and Macau Food and Drink Guide will have English version
Briefs | Janet McNab featured in Macau Inc
Strong Cotai room sales for Chinese New Year
Scandal-hit casino mogul Steve Wynn's luck may be running out in Macau as well
Beijing dismisses accusations from former Maldives leader
2002 report had high expectations for Wynn diversifying Macau
Chinese New Year set to be a boon for Macau hotels
MB Feb | Shades of gray
4 ways to celebrate the Lunar New Year in Macau
Macau | Airport daily passenger volume to go up 5 pct yoy during Chinese New Year initial period
Macau | Minor Hotel Group sets Hengqin St Regis hotel opening for May 1, signs agreement to ...
Suspected arson at luxury condo in Fai Chi Kei
Global Merchants Offer Exclusive Discounts for UnionPay Cardholders During the Chinese New Year
Cathay Pacific Airways Limited
MGM Opens New $3.3 Billion Resort in Macau
MGM Cotai opens today with more than 500 rooms
MGM opens for Macau holiday players as China challenge looms
Global Merchants Offer Exclusive Discounts for UnionPay Cardholders During the Chinese New Year
Wheels in motion for cycle race on Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau bridge, says tourism board chief
Direct lights between Hong Kong, Dublin could be 'game changer'
Macao Gets Its First Electric Taxi Fleet Thanks To Partnership With BYD
MGM debuts USD3.4b resort in Macau
Direct flights between Hong Kong, Dublin could be 'game changer'
Macau | Fitch upgrades Macau rating to AA with outlook as stable
MGM Cotai Opens at Last with 500 Hotel Rooms for Chinese New Year
Fitch upgrades Macau's long-term credit rating
Exclusive interview | Jim Murren: The MGM philosophy: Strong local partners
MGM Cotai opens its doors to the public
MOP 27 billion MGM Cotai opens in Macau
Fitch upgrades Macau's long-term credit rating to AA
MGM China CEO sees appeal of Cotai resort offsetting delayed opening
MGM Resorts opens billion dollar Macau casino complex
Hainan 'gaming' idea no threat soon to Macau: Fitch
MGM Cotai opens doors to the public
MGM opens $4.5-billion resort in Macau
Macau | Sands China finishes 2017 with profit increase
CNY visitor numbers to increase up to 3pct: Macau govt
Chui Sai-on promises to focus on Macau livelihood issues
Macau gov't gears up for tide of Chinese New Year travelers
Macau gov't gears up for tide of Chinese New Year travelers
Cathay Pacific announces codeshare partnership with CWJ
Gov't keeps an open attitude over real estate regulations
Briefs | Spring Festival exhibition opens
Sands China records profit spike in 2017
Potential China Hainan Casino Won't Steal Macau Profits, Credit Agency Fitch Opines
Mike Yardley: Macao with a French Twist
Feature: Bridge signals boom for China's Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area
Mike Yardley: Macau with a French Twist
UnionPay mobile payment transaction volume grows as Chinese tourists celebrating the Spring ...
Macau | Report shows demand for shark's fin on the rise in Macau despite dwindling in Mainland ...
Chinese and Indian tourism in Australia surges to record
1000 performers take part in parade to celebrate CNY
Macau lunar new year visitors up 10% over first four days
Parisian Macao attracts over 5B social media impressions since opening
MGM China Reports 2017 Annual Results
Gambling Hotspot Macau Witnesses Surge of Tourists during Chinese New Year Celebrations
Macau casino operator MGM China's 2017 profit narrowly misses analysts expectations
Winter Olympics | Pyeongchang's legacy probably debt and anger
Qian Yongqiang | Entrepreneur starts USD100 million hedge fund with own money
Delta Bridge will be able to withstand super typhoons
CNY visitor arrivals rise 9.2 pct
MGM China net revenue rises 3 pct in 2017
Macau Chinese New Year Has Tourists Flocking to Gambling Hub
Macau GGR growth to slow down sharply in Feb: analysts
Government of Mozambique seeks potential partners to build and manage aerodromes
Macau businessman puts in request to set up bank in Cabo Verde
Economic diversification is a priority for Cabo Verde
Las Vegas, Macau Casino Revenue Comparison Report (with Infographic)
A Greyhound Racetrack Meets Its Demise
Chinese New Year visitor totals increase by 7.9% in Macau
CNY | Tourism: Upward moment for Hong Kong, but Macau has the momentum
Ministries join forces to legalise casinos
Macau visitor numbers up 6.5pct during CNY holidays
Crown feels pinch in Perth but VIPs return
Forbes Travel Guide names Conrad Macao as Five-Star Hotel in 2018 Star Ratings list
Crown feels pinch in Perth but VIPs return
Visitor arrivals in Macao surged by 6.5 pct during Spring Festival
CNY spend boosts movies, meals, and robot cleaners
David Chow wants to create a bank in Cape Verde
Organization calls on gaming operators to eliminate shark fin from F&B sector
Tourism | Increase in tourist arrivals over Chinese New Year
Macau casinos ponder meaning of China's transit visa price hike
CNY visitors rise 6.5 pct to almost one million
Macau average hotel room rate up 6pct in CNY
MB Feb | (4th) Space without space | Macau of Landfills
Inside Gaming: Greenwood Gets PA 'Mini-Casino' After Sands' Bid Nixed
Macau | Guangdong tourism authority slams rampant activities of fake travel agencies
The Buzz | Zhuhai tourism indexes increase due to Chinese New Year
NYT highlights rise and fall of the Canidrome
More tourists, less satisfaction in 2017
US | NRA, Florida face backlash after latest school shooting
Angola simplifies process of granting tourism visas
Master of disaster lecture open to the public
Macau Casino Satisfaction Declines More Than 10 Percent in 2017
Briefs | The 13 casino may open next month
Cabo Verde awards tourism merit medal to Macau entrepreneur David Chow
Government approves extension of horse race concession until 2024
MJC granted surprise 24-year concession renewal
Galaxy Entertainment's 2017 Net Profit Up 67.2% On Year
Macau casino operator Galaxy Entertainment's profit surges as gaming market recovers
MB Feb | Will casinos stop being built on landfills? | Macau of Landfills
Galaxy Entertainment Group Announces Q4 & Annual Results 2017
Cotai Phase 3, stage 1 maybe by end 2019: Galaxy's Lui
SJM profit down 15.6pc
SJM Holdings Net Profit Plunges 16 Percent in 2017, as Macau Market Share Continues to Decline
Economy grows by 9.1 percent in 2017
AL Plenary | 'PRC' should be imprinted on more Macau travel documents, lawmaker suggests
Macau | City's economy grew 9.1 pct in 2017
GDP grows 9.1 pct last year
Macau casino GGR up 5.7 pct in a festive February
Macau's economy grows 9.1% in real terms in 2017
How travel brands are using WeChat to reach Chinese consumers
Gaming-fueled Macau economy at its fastest pace since 2013
Transparency vital for smart city development, says scholar
Macau Casino Revenue Surge Comes to a Screeching Halt, February Win Falls Short of ...
Macau's Casinos Have Been Relying On VIPs, But The Mass Market Is Crucial To Future Growth
Macau steps up efforts to lure mass market punters
Macau Casino Developers Consider Focus Shift towards Mass-Market Offerings
Rear Window | Polishing the judiciary
Briefs | MGTO: Hong Kong cooperating with Macau
African Parks NGO recovers Bazaruto Archipelago National Park in Mozambique
Don't Worry, Macau's 600% Visa Fee Hike Won't Hurt Casinos
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Wynn Resorts (WYNN) Rating Increased to Buy at Zacks Investment Research
Hun Manet: Sihanoukville is not Macau
MGTO signs agreements in Beijing over int'l film festival
Briefs | Two tourists injured by tents on IC grounds
NagaCorp EBITDA to grow 20% annually, better placed than Macau: analysts
Macau | Tourism Office inks co-operation agreement for Film Festival in Beijing
Integration in the economic development of mainland China is a priority for Macau
Made in Macao | From street snacks to must-buy souvenirs
Portugal | Hotel workers wanted to help with country's record tourism boom
Qatar Air sounds defiant note over sanctions
Gaming | 2018 and whether it will be the year of the mass-market breakout
12000 visitors expected at April fair
Hong Kong closer to 1m cruisers as new developments boost connectivity
Macau | Female employment rate similar to men in gaming and tourism industry - scholar
Cambodian Military Warns Sihanoukville Will Not Be 'Like Macau'
Travel: French flair in Macao
Macao set to impress as city of gastronomy
MGM opens new resort in Macau
Casino Exec Recommends More Gaming Concessions in Macau
Bay Area offers huge potential for young people, deputies say
Cambodia Looks to Foreign Investors to Boost Casino Gaming Industry
Sands wants to build even more Macau hotel space: SVP
Macau launches 2018 training programme for Portuguese-speaking countries' tourism sector
Round Up
Pests and disease destroy Mozambican agricultural plantations
Global Tourism Economy Forum continues promotion in Europe
Egypt sees tourism rebound ahead of vote
Gaming Industry to Sustain Stellar Show in 2018: 4 Solid Buys
Macau | Lai Sun posts profit alert
Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau Bridge: Despite delays and rising costs, locals remain positive
MB March | Manipulation
Macanese fusion food risks extinction
Macau moves to charm bellies in 'Year of Gastronomy'
Pansy Ho Is Now Hong Kong's Richest Woman
Portugal: Nobel Prize winner paints grim picture of climate change future
Macau casino operator, local gaming firm to build 'integrated resort' in Boracay
Melco Resorts Billionaire Lawrence Ho Says Six Macau Casino Licenses Plenty
Tam defends trip to Beijing during 'two sessions'
PAGCOR Issues GEG a Provisional Gaming License
Macau's Galaxy Receives Casino License for $500-Million Boracay Resort
MB March | Room for one more? | Extension vs. Expiration
MB March | Deceptive Silence | Extension vs. Expiration
Macau's Galaxy bags provisional license for Boracay casino project
Macau | MOP16 million MITE Travel Expo starts earlier this year
Mozambican airline LAM and Fastjet sign partnership
LRWC, Galaxy secure Pagcor license for new Boracay casino
IT&CM China 2018 Show: Larger representation, sponsorships
Jockey Club must pay govt 153-million-pataca debt or lose concession: Leong
Palace defends $500-M casino-resort plan in Boracay
IT&CM China 2018 show floor marked by larger representation, sponsorships
MB March | Government Policy Professes to Protect Public Interests
Macau | IPIM looking to allow online payment purchases at Tap Seac Lusophone food products ...
MB March | The house doesn't always win
Macau | Tourism Office to streamline hotel restaurant license procedure - Head
Attractive Macao travel packages at the Penang Matta Fair
Wynn's Pain Is Rivals' Gain
10 Million Chinese Tourists and Thailand's Transforming Tourist Industry
Macau | East Timor gov't looking to allow casino licences - Legal advisor
Wynn's Pain Is Rivals' Gain With Macau Facing a Shakeup
Wynn's Pain Is Rivals' Gain With Macau Facing a Shakeup: Gadfly
Galaxy Entertainment Group and Wynn Resorts Limited Announce Investment
Shop for your next adventure
Macau | CE highlights national development strategies for local youth
No public go-signal for Boracay casino
Macao looks to develop and become a global hub for tourism
Hong Kong a bigger draw for Europeans with Pearl River Delta bridge
Radio One's travel show 'Get some Sun' is back with season 5
Mass Chinese visitors drove Jan-Feb mass gaming: MS
Chinese company interested in Cabo Verde's inter-island shipping tender
Macau economy expected to grow at an average of 4.9% in 2018/2019
Las Vegas Sands (LVS) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research
Thailand's Gaggan named best restaurant in Asia
Macau Legend full-2017 revenue up, loss widens
Launch date for Macau's The 13 Hotel revised again
Asia's 50 Best Restaurants announced in China's Macao
Bangkok's Indian eatery No. 1 restaurant in Asia - again
Bangkok's Indian eatery No.1 restaurant in Asia
Bangkok's Indian cuisine restaurant Gaggan tops in Asia
The 13 opening delayed until the end of June
Bangkok's Indian eatery No. 1 restaurant in Asia - again
Macau link sparks tourism hopes
Nevada Casinos Win $1 Billion in February Thanks to Chinese New Year
Saving Macau's cuisine from extinction
Unlucky Casino 13 changes launch date—again
Cambodia's Siem Reap Enters Foreign Trade Partnership with Gambling Hub Macau
Macau | Airport company invested MOP2-3 bln for infrastructure development in past five years
CE visits Zhuhai (with photos/videos)
Exciting holiday prizes on offer at MATTA Fair this weekend
Holiday seekers get to pick nicely packaged deals
Zacks Investment Research Downgrades Las Vegas Sands (LVS) to Hold
Las Vegas Sands' Revenue Diversification Helps, Debt Hurts
Melco International to “redefine” Macau landscape as 2017 revenues soar
Cyprus temporary casino this year: Lawrence Ho
Korean executive chef at luxury Macau hotel aims for Michelin
Bank of Mozambique wants to see tourism revenues reflected in National Accounts
Macau Casinos Mark 20 Months of Gains in March
Business tourism benefits from new measures in Angola
Japan casino GGR tax to be fixed at 30pct: reports
Hong Kong, Macau tourism industries big winners from new bridge
Gaming development outlook along the Belt and Road
Game Changer: Pansy Ho Steers Macau In A New Direction
Macau visitor numbers down over holiday weekend
Macau tourist arrivals drop 5% over Easter break
Macao: A journey of epic portions in the home of the world's first fusion food
Macao: A journey of epic portions in the home of the world's first fusion food
Macau Casino Exec: Gambling Market Needs to Look at More Gaming Concessions
China provides grants for 200 staff from Angola
Wynn Resorts (NASDAQ:WYNN) Downgraded to “Hold” at Zacks Investment Research
Climbing the Bell: Macau's 2017 Rebound Accelerates in March
China Property Tycoons Bet Big That Gambling Will Come to Hainan
Macau | IFT fees for non-resident students increase 20pct
Saudi crown prince kicks off official visit to Paris
Macau | Philippines President against Galaxy gaming project in Boracay, vows to give land to farmers
Landing International leases 9.5 hectares of land for new Philippines IR
China property tycoons bet that gambling will come to Hainan
Greater Bay Area to get more impetus
Photos show Duterte met with officials of Macau-based Galaxy Entertainment
Portugal: Golf tourism responsible for nearly 17k jobs in the Algarve
Philippines' top resort island Boracay may reopen in four months: minister
LCQ17: Treatment accorded to Hong Kong people by Mainland tourist destinations
Safety concerns over Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau bridge indicate gaps in government's public ...
Macau casino educational trips touted for Japan execs
Las Vegas Sands Corp. (LVS) Rating Lowered to Hold at Zacks Investment Research
Finland outsources Visa processing in Hong Kong
Macau (MNA) – The Philippines decided to suspend a US$500 million project by Galaxy Entertainment Group (GEG) to develop a casino-resort in the island of Boracay, Reuters reported on ... “The rest will be for hotels, recreational facilities, a theme park, restaurants and other tourism related facilities.
Macau (MNA) – Local travel agencies inked agreements with travel agencies, scenic spots and hotels in Zhuhai's Doumen district to promote travel routes in 2018, the Zhuhai Municipal Government announced on Thursday. The representatives of the Macau SAR which signed agreements with Doumen ...
The spokeswoman, who is also deputy minister of Culture and Tourism, said that the changes introduced are intended to improve the business environment in the country, including “removal of the requirement of for notary recognition of signatures on company contracts.” The amendments also include ...
Along with partners Yip Hon, Teddy Yip, and Hong Kong tycoon Henry Fok, Dr Ho made a pitch to the Portuguese government to enter the lucrative gambling industry in Macau, promising to build up the city's infrastructure and heavily promote tourism. The pitch worked, and the quartet were awarded the ...
Macau (MNA) – The former Executive Secretary for the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, Christiana Figueres, said on Friday that the high number of tourists coming to the Macau SAR impacts its environmental policy since it is “more difficult to affect tourism behaviour than that ...
He put in place several and unique policies that helped adapt SC operations through the several different “eras” of Macau's tourism industry, and helped to put the company in pole position of Macau's market. These results were achieved because António is the kind of professional who does not sleep in ...
It said: “Any move to ramp up tourism in Hainan or open it up to gambling would reverberate within the global travel industry. Outside the mainland, in Macau, where casinos are permitted, the bulk of revenue still goes to foreign operators like Las Vegas Sands Corp. and MGM. “A more nationalist angle ...
"Although it still takes time to explore, Hainan may try to launch a lottery for more sporting events, including horse racing and rowing, to help boost Hainan's tourism." Casino Licenses. Macau, a special administrative region of China, is the only area of the country where casino gambling is legal.
Macau has focused on attracting Chinese tourists and families, the same market that Hainan now draws. Saturday's plan also fleshed out other opening-up policies approved for Hainan. According to the guidelines, a free-trade port system will be “basically established” in Hainan by 2025, and “mature” ...
“Although it still takes time to explore, Hainan may try to launch a lottery for more sporting events, including horse racing and rowing, to help boost Hainan's tourism.” Any shift in China's approach toward gambling could end up threatening the US$33 billion casino industry in Macau — the world's largest ...
Hainan has so far failed to become a popular international tourist destination like Macau or Bali. Of the 67 million visitors that trekked to the island last year, a little over a million were from overseas. The new policies will give a needed jolt to the $13 billion tourism industry, with domestic operators like ...
... head of the Jeju government's tourism bureau. Half the island's eight casinos are Chinese-owned and like every Korean casino except one in Gangwon province, all are off limits to Korean citizens. “Macau distinguished itself with casinos,” Yang said at the island's tourism bureau. “But Jeju's values are ...
Macau's Secretary for Economy and Finance, Lionel Leong Vai Tac, said on Sunday that he does not expect a recent central government announcement regarding neighbouring Hainan (pictured) to have a negative impact on Macau. He added that he was confident that Macau's gaming industry would ...
Any shift in China's approach toward gambling could end up threatening the US$33 billion casino industry in Macau - the world's largest gaming center - as well as other casino hubs in Asia. Macau has been shifting to attract Chinese tourists and families to the territory, which is the same market that ...
TOURISM FIRMS, DUTY-FREE SHOPS SET FOR BOOM. Hainan has so far failed to become a popular international tourist destination like Macau or Bali. Of the 67 million visitors that trekked to the island last year, a little over a million were from overseas. The new policies will give a needed jolt to the ...
So far, however, Hainan has been far behind Macau in tourist draw. Even with investors have poured in billions of dollars developing hotel resorts and family tourism-oriented infrastructure and shopping centers, the mass influx of tourists has yet to arrive and stores and attractions remain largely empty.
Leong said that besides taxation cooperation, the Macao SAR is looking forward to deepening bilateral cooperation with Vietnam in such sectors as trade, tourism and education. The signing of the agreement was of great importance in increasing fiscal transparency and preventing double taxation, and ...
These participants shared their ideas for different areas, such as eco-tourism, sustainable exhibitions, building ecological cities, and the development of finance and environmentally-friendly chemicals. There was also exchange of information on the potential for deepening environmental cooperation at ...
The government is committed to making Macau tourism even more attractive in order to respond to the competitiveness and challenges brought on by other regions. Leong Vai Tac's remarks came just days after President Xi Jinping's announcement on the island of Hainan in southern China of plans to ...
Macau (MNA) – The CEO and founder of Ruh Global Communications (RGC), Debra Ruh, told Macau News Agency (MNA) on Monday that local gaming and tourism corporations would gain tremendously from including people with disabilities in their workforce. “Macau could change everything, they ...
More than anything, perhaps, the new blueprint for Hainan's development could mean a sucker punch against the tourism industries of Chinese Special Administrative Regions (SARs) Hong Kong and Macau, both of which have immensely profited from the Chinese outbound tourism boom and their ...
Hanoi (VNA) – An agreement was inked between Vietnam and China's Macau Special Administrative Region (SAR) to avoid double taxation as well as ... the Macao Special Administrative Region is looking forward to deepening bilateral cooperation with Vietnam in such sectors as trade, tourism and ...
Known as “China's Hawaii” for its beautiful beaches and golden sands, the government has long been eager to boost international tourism there and transform it economically to complement the Greater Bay area. The long-term plan is to link the cities of Hong Kong, Macau, Guangzhou, Shenzen, and ...
The growth in Chinese tourism has piqued investor interest in casinos, which haven't historically been a major source of revenue, according to Yang Gi-Cheol, head of the Jeju government's tourism bureau. Half the island's eight casinos are Chinese-owned and like every Korean casino except one in ...
Macau distinguished itself with casinos,” Yang said at the island's tourism bureau. “But Jeju's values are its nature and culture.” At Landing, Yang Zhihui says he isn't trying to create another Macau either. He wants his project to be considered a “Jeju company” that supports residents and provides jobs, ...
In 2017 Q4, the top five feeder markets were mainland China, Japan, Hong Kong and Macau, South Korea, and Malaysia. Although the increase of mainland Chinese visitors was significant in the fourth quarter, a 18.3% YoY growth to 756,000, the total number of visitors was still 29.5% lower than the ...
Mr Zeman will share a platform with Wilfred Wong Ying Wai, president and executive director of another Macau operator, Sands China Ltd, and with Maria Helena de Senna Fernandes, director of the Macao Government Tourism Office. They will discuss the topic “The transformation of Macau and its goal ...
The Chinese government's ambitions to develop further the mainland-territory island of Hainan as an international tourism destination might affect the non-gaming tourism plans of Hengqin Island (pictured), next door to Macau, says brokerage Sanford C. Bernstein Ltd. The focus of some media ...
BORACAY ISLAND - Macau casino giant Galaxy Entertainment has dropped plans to build an integrated report on this island, which the government will shut for 6 months to give way to a massive cleanup, a tourism official said. Galaxy, and its Filipino partner, Leisure and Resorts World, secured a ...
The organizers also disclosed yesterday the participants of the 'Thought-Provoking Panel Discussion' to happen on the second day of the event, May 16, composed by Maria Helena de Senna Fernandes, director of the Macao Government Tourism Office, Wilfred Wong, president and executive director ...
MANILA, Philippines — The Department of Tourism on Tuesday said a Macau-based casino giant is no longer its casino-resort project on Boracay island. Tourism Assistant Secretary Frederick Alegre, department spokesperson, made the confirmation at a Palace press briefing on Boracay. "Galaxy has ...
The Chinese government's grand plan to open up Hainan is not only politically and economically significant for the province itself, but it will also to some extent affect Macau's position as a casino and tourism hub in southern China in the coming decades. The plan is ambitious. In a “guiding opinion” to ...
An agreement was inked between Vietnam and China's Macau Special Administrative Region (SAR) to avoid double taxation as well as prevent tax ... the Macao Special Administrative Region is looking forward to deepening bilateral cooperation with Vietnam in such sectors as trade, tourism and ...
“Hainan has seen 30 years of development and the Chinese government wants to position the island as a international tourism destination. We have good co-operation with Hainan, we have direct flights, however, we didn't discuss [China's] proposals, only tourism related issues,” said the CE during the ...
Macau casino giant Galaxy Entertainment and its Filipino partner, Leisure and Resorts World Corp (LRWC), earlier announced the building of a ... However, Alegre said the tourism department has not received any official communication from Galaxy Entertainment and LRWC about their plans.
This initiative was launched last November during the APAVT (Portuguese Association of Travel Agencies and Tourism) congress, in Macao, by the Secretary of State for Tourism, Ana Mendes Godinho. "This is an incentive program in which, depending on the number of participants, Turismo de Portugal ...
Macau's contributions to the Greater Bay Area would be incorporated with the city's strategic roles as, respectively, a world centre of tourism and leisure, and a commercial and trade cooperation service platform between China and Portuguese-speaking countries (collectively known as the “Centre and ...
Macau's Chief Executive, Fernando Chui Sai On (pictured), said on Tuesday that he did not have any “exchange of opinions” with government officials of the mainland-territory island of Hainan. The Macau government is however seeking further cooperation with Hainan in tourism, Mr Chui noted.
Macau's Galaxy Entertainment had high hopes of building a multi-million dollar casino resort in the tourist friendly Boracay Island in the Philippines. Those plans took a hit earlier this month when President Duterte said that he wasn't keen on having a casino developed in Boracay. Galaxy Entertainment ...
The company has partnered Macau-based casino giant Galaxy Entertainment Group to build a mixed-use complex in the popular tourism hub that annually welcomes more than 2 million tourists. The two gaming firms obtained in March a provisional license from the Philippine Amusement and Gaming ...
The Chief Executive gave assurances that the government will create instruments to allow the population to participate in the overall planning of development of the Great Bay and will work to develop Macau as a world tourism and leisure centre and a platform of services for trade cooperation between ...
Their paper, “Toponymy, place name conversion and wayfinding: South Korean independent tourists in Macau”, was published in January in the academic journal Tourism Management Perspectives. It examined the situation of South Korean independent travellers visiting the historic centre of Macau.
Beijing – China unveiled plans Wednesday to permit visa-free travel to its southern island of Hainan, as Beijing pushes international tourism to the tropical destination in another step to open up the region. The new policy will start in May and allow travellers from 59 countries to visit Hainan for 30 days ...
PAGCOR chair Andrea Domingo was quoted as saying that she was surprised to hear the statement of a tourism official from the Philippines on Tuesday who claimed that the Macau SAR casino operator was withdrawing from its plans to develop the US$500 million project in the country. Domingo ...
Last year, the 3-day 5th MITE was deemed a resounding success, attracting more than 36,000 visitors, an increase of 12.5% compared to the year before. This year, the Expo – occupying some 11,000 square metres – hosts 500 booths embracing six major traditional tourism categories; namely, dining, ...
Macau (MNA) – The Sociedade de Jogos de Macau, S.A. (SJM) announced on Thursday that it will introduce a new 'energy shuttle bus service' starting ... 'SJM believes that the above measures will optimize Macau's transportation, and enhance the overall environment for residents and visitors, while ...
The concerns from Macau operators followed Hainan's Boao Forum for Asia, in which the Chinese government had expressed plans to further develop tourism in the area. On the same day as the Legislative Assembly in Macau it was announced that China will offer visa-free access to Hainan for tourists ...
A respected Macau scholar says protectionist policies aimed at supporting locals are in fact harming the government's own efforts to grow the city's international tourism appeal. Professor Glenn McCartney, Acting Associate Dean, Faculty of Business Administration at the University of Macau, outlined his ...
Sociedade de Jogos de Macau, S.A. (SJM) has become the latest Macau operator to introduce a new energy shuttle bus service. ... will pay close attention to the operation of this new shuttle bus service and review its effects in close coordination with the Macau authorities. world-class green tourism city.
Lai Sun Group is the developer of the integrated tourism and entertainment project Novotown in Hengqin, Zhuhai. The group stated in the filing that the growth is mainly 'due to a substantial increase in the revaluation of investment properties owned by the group and held through joint ventures of the ...
“SJM believes that the above measures will optimise Macau's transportation, and enhance the overall environment for residents and visitors, while supporting Macau's development into a world-class green tourism city,” said the firm. SJM Holdings is the third casino operator in Macau to announce ...
'SJM believes that the above measures will optimize Macau's transportation, and enhance the overall environment for residents and visitors, while supporting Macau's development into a world-class green tourism city,' the company noted in the press release. (updates add first time information in first ...
Driving the project is Suncity Group Holdings Ltd (1383.HK), which has made billions luring high-rollers – mainly from China - to the baccarat tables in the Chinese territory of Macau. Vietnam is betting big on developing a gambling industry, targeting the Chinese tourists who have been flocking to the ...
The Macau Tourism Bureau (DST) has joined the Fujian Tourism Development Commission for joint tourist promotion in Australia, specifically in the cities of Melbourne and Sydney, to promote multi-destination itineraries according to official information. The sessions in these two cities took place from 16 ...
Macau (MNA) – The Tourism Federation of Cities in Guangdong, Hong Kong and Macao Bay Area held its first general membership meeting on Friday after its establishment in December last year, the Macao Government Tourism Office (MGTO) announced. MGTO stated that the meeting seeks to ...
The company generates a solid share of its revenues from Macau operations. Given the decent visitation pattern in Macau, infrastructure development, and government's efforts to boost tourism in Macau and non-gaming sources are expected to have boosted revenues in the to-be-reported quarter.
Driving the project is Suncity Group Holdings Ltd <1383.HK>, which has made billions luring high-rollers – mainly from China - to the baccarat tables in the Chinese territory of Macau. Vietnam is betting big on developing a gambling industry, targeting the Chinese tourists who have been flocking to the ...
Upon arrival at Foshan in the evening, the delegation first visited Lingnan Tiandi, an integrated district where preserves one of the most intact compound of historic buildings on the Mainland for cultural, tourism, residential and commercial use. At Lingnan Tiandi, Members paid a visit to the Kan's Villa.
That, along with the Chinese government's directives that Macau needs to broaden its scope away from gambling, has changed the strategy for casinos. In February, MGM China opened its $3.4 billion bet on the new face of Macau — the one based around family-oriented tourism and appealing to ...
“The government really wishes to bring tourism here,” Hoi An South Development Project Director Henry Tam told Reuters this week. “This area is four times the size of Macau's Cotai Strip. This is a 15 to 20-year project.” Hoi An South Development is the chief construction company on the job. The first ...
Members first took a ride on electric vehicles to tour around the compound of the Zhujiang New Town, including Canton Tower, Guangzhou Library, Guangdong Museum and Guangzhou No.2 Children's Palace. They then visited the Experimental Theater and the Opera Hall of Guangzhou Opera House.
Las Vegas Sands (NYSE:LVS) was downgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report issued to clients and investors on Tuesday, March 27th. According to Zacks, “Las Vegas Sands' consistent efforts to boost tourism and traffic in Macao are yielding ...
Beijing – A road accident in North Korea has caused “heavy casualties” among Chinese tourists, the foreign ministry in Beijing said on Monday. The ministry provided few details but China's state broadcaster CGTN earlier tweeted that more than 30 people died when a tour bus fell from a bridge in North ...
FDCT was originally created to counterbalance casinos and tourism in Macau's economy. FDCT's immediate priorities are to finance what Ma calls foundational science—mathematics, biology, chemistry, and other basic fields. Another long-term objective is to foster the creation of companies in Macau ...
The number of visitor arrivals to Macau was up by 9.3 percent year-on-year in March, to just over 2.73 million. It meant that for the first quarter of 2018, the aggregate of arrivals rose 8.6 percent from a year earlier, to nearly 8.55 million. The tally of March overnight visitors and same-day visitors rose by 8.6 ...
Tourism promotions for the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macau Great Bay, filming travel report programme in Guangdong, Hong Kong and Macau, the creation of joint stands at major tourism fairs and the creation of multi-destination tourism products are some of the main actions for 2018 of the ...
RAPAPORT... Luk Fook saw a strong increase in its performance in the fourth fiscal quarter amid improved sentiment and a higher rate of tourism to Hong Kong. ... Sales in Hong Kong and Macau were up 18% on a same-store basis, outweighing mainland China, which saw a 2% decrease. The retailer ...
China accounts for over half of the global eSports audience, with the majority being aged 30 or below, an audience group which has generally been less represented in Macau's tourism demographics. A diversified revenue stream encompassing media rights, advertising, publisher fees, sponsorship and ...
There had been confusion about the fate of GEG's project in Boracay after a Philippine tourism official claimed the Macau-based operator has started looking for another venue for its multi-million dollar resort. LRWC quickly shot down the statement by saying that they have not yet abandoned the ...
A Macau-based lawyer with knowledge of border procedures in the city said the comparatively high number of deportations mostly reflected the local legal framework and huge tourism industry there. The lawyer said: “The numbers, at first glance, look startling. But when you take into account the number ...
Gross gaming revenue and Macau visitor arrivals are both up in 2018 with one quarter of the year in the books. Macau Travel Industry Council President Andy Wu Keng Kuong told local news agencies this week that the Special Administrative Region (SAR) government needs to be prepared to handle ...
According to Macau Government Tourism Office, visitor arrivals grew 5.4 per cent to reach 32.6 million last year, while overnight visitors jumped 22.2 per cent to 17.28 million. Average occupancy stood at 91.2 per cent in February, up 4.5 per cent year on year, while room rates averaged 1,504 patacas ...
The firm's co-chairman and chief executive, David Chow Kam Fai, noted to Macau Chinese-language media on Saturday that his firm was interested in developing one particular “large-scale integrated tourism and entertainment resort” project in Laos, and that it was applying to the Laos government for ...
Macau (MNA) – The president of the Macau Travel Industry Council, Andy Wu Keng Kuong, told Macau News Agency (MNA) that the Macau SAR Government should be prepared for large numbers of tourists visiting the city at all times instead of only during 'hot seasons' such as the Golden Week ...
Tourism Assistant Secretary Frederick Alegre was the official who generated the controversy after he told news reporters that the companies involved in the Boracay project were going to ... The parent company may soon break up and some of its component parts may be sold, including Wynn Macau Ltd.
Macau has experienced a strong start to 2018, with 8.5 million people visiting the island resort in the first quarter of 2018, marking an 8.6% increase compared to the same period in 2017. More than 85% of Macau's traffic is accounted for by visitors originating in mainland China and Hong Kong, and ...
Professor Fong has been responsible for more than 30 gambling and tourism related consultancy projects for the Macao SAR Government. He has been appointed by the Government as a Consultant of Economic Development Committee since 2017, a member of the Talents Development Committee ...
'Wynn believes that the introduction of electric shuttle bus services will help enhance Macau's transportation system, providing residents and tourists with a more eco-friendly and better quality living environment, as well as proactively promoting Macau as a world-class capital of green tourism', the group ...
THE Macao Government Tourism Office (MGTO) is kicking off its “Promosi Hebat Macao” Roadshow at IOI City Mall in Putrajaya from April 25-29 with the aim ... “Promosi Hebat Macao” highlights information on Macao's attractions, events, festivals, local and Muslim-friendly food, and the travel packages ...
'The Macau Special Administrative Region shall, on its own, make policies on tourism and recreation in the light of its overall interests,' states the Basic Law in Article 118. Today, it is known that these policies in the area of tourism (and gambling) pass beyond the scope of the MSAR and are (also) ...
According to Zacks, “Las Vegas Sands' consistent efforts to boost tourism and traffic in Macao are yielding results, and the company's portfolio therein is experiencing strong visitation of late. Focus on diversification and growth in the mass and non-gaming market in Macao also bode well and should aid ...