Monthly Archives: September 2016

Hong Kong/Zhuhai/Macau bridge deck is completed

Date

September 30, 2016

Author

none

Source

Macau News

Region


Subject

Macau

URL

http://macaunews.com.mo/hong-kongzhuhaimacau-bridge-deck-completed/

The final piece of the Hong Kong/Zhuhai/Macau bridge – a 35-tonne expansion joint – was placed last Tuesday, announced in Zhuhai city the director of the Bridge Authority, should be opened to traffic at the end of 2017, which also includes a 6.7-kilometre submarine tunnel, is 55 kilometers long in total.

Angela Leong urges casino-entry ban for gaming workers

Date

September 30, 2016

Author

Annie Lao

Source

Macau Business Daily

Region


Subject

Macau

URL

http://macaubusinessdaily.com/Gaming/Angela-Leong-urges-casino-entry-ban-gaming-workers

Angela Leong On Kei has urged the government to legislate to ban gaming workers from entering casinos during their off-duty hours as soon as possible. The gaming boss claimed in a written commentary that she is concerned about the government’s lack of timetable in implementing the casino entry ban for gaming workers.

Bowie confident of MGM’s revenue growth this Sept

Date

September 30, 2016

Author

Lynzy Valles

Source

Macau Daily Times

Region


Subject

Macau

URL

http://macaudailytimes.com.mo/bowie-confident-mgms-revenue-growth-sept.html

MGM China’s CEO and executive director Grant Bowie is optimistic over the gaming operator’s revenue this September, after a slight increase in the sector’s revenue last month. “I think the month will be reasonably consistent. We’re obviously hoping to see improvement year-on-year.

Coughlan named as Wynn Macau president

Date

September 30, 2016

Author

none

Source

Asia Gaming Brief

Region


Subject

Macau

URL

http://agbrief.com/news/coughlan-named-wynn-macau-president

Wynn Macau has announced the appointment of Ian Michael Coughlan as president of the company, effective immediately. The operator said Coughlan has been and will remain president of Wynn Resorts (Macau) S.A. and a member of the board of directors of the company as an executive director, positions he has held since July 2007 and September 2009, respectively.

Executive leading Wynn Palace casino project resigns

Date

September 30, 2016

Author

none

Source

GGRAsia

Region


Subject

Macau

URL

http://www.ggrasia.com/executive-leading-wynn-palace-casino-project-resigns/

Gamal Abdelaziz has resigned as president and executive director of Wynn Macau Ltd. The executive was hired in January 2013 by the casino group’s founder Steve Wynn, to drive the development of the firm’s Cotai project Wynn Palace. The property opened on August 22 this year. Prior to his appointment, Mr Abdelaziz had spent 12 years as a senior executive in MGM Resorts International’s hospitality division.

Sheldon Adelson Still King of Asia’s Casinos

Date

September 30, 2016

Author

Muhammad Cohen

Source

Forbes

Region


Subject

Uncategorized

URL

http://www.forbes.com/sites/muhammadcohen/2016/09/29/sheldon-adelson-still-king-of-asias-casinos-how-he-struck-gold-in-macau-singapore/%234e8f067d1033

Sheldon Adelson heads the annual Asian Gaming Power 50 for the eighth time in nine years. Adelson often generates controversy and provokes divergent feelings, but nearly everyone agrees he belongs at the top of the region’s gaming heap. Venetian Macao and Singapore’s Marina Bay Sands speak for themselves as extraordinary creations, reflecting favorably on their creator.

Boxing federation to develop Olympic anti-betting program

Date

September 30, 2016

Author

none

Source

Associated Press

Region


Subject

sports

URL

http://www.cdcgamingreports.com/boxing-federation-to-develop-olympic-anti-betting-program/

The international boxing association says it is developing a new anti-betting education program after three boxers were sanctioned by the IOC for gambling on fights at the Rio de Janeiro Olympics. AIBA President C.K. Wu says “the actions of a very small minority at Rio 2016 have shown that what we believed to be a very clear message still needs some reinforcing.”

Interblock’s Pulse Arena to debut at Perla Casino in Slovenia

Date

September 30, 2016

Author

none

Source

Yogonet

Region


Subject

Slovenia

URL

http://www.yogonet.com/international/2016/09/30/interblocks-pulse-arena-to-debut-at-perla-casino-in-slovenia

Interblock has signed a deal with Hit Gaming and Entertainment to install the award winning Pulse Arena at Perla Casino and Hotel in Nova Gorica, Slovenia… will consist of 45 play stations and six different game types including dealer assist Black Jack, Roulette and Baccarat and an automated Roulette, Sic Bo and Craps.