Tag Archives: forefront of macau gaming
- Cali Group junket closes two VIP rooms in Macau
February 2, 2016
More closures are on the way for the junket industry in Macau. Junket operator Cali Group has closed two of its four VIP gaming rooms in Macau, according to gaming labor union Forefront of Macau Gaming (FMG). The FMG website said Cali closed its VIP gaming rooms in the Grand...
- More junket layoffs in Macau as analysts attempt to quantify VIP sector
August 25, 2015
Macau casino junket operator Jimei Group has reportedly fired 20 employees and more layoffs are on the way due to decreasing action at its VIP gaming rooms. On Tuesday, Macau Business Daily quoted Ieong Man Teng, president of casino labor union Forefront of Macau Gaming (FMG), who said he learned...
- Melco Crown dealers file complaints for unfair treatment
August 20, 2015
More than 1000 dealers working at Melco Crown Entertainment have submitted complaints of being “unfairly treated” by the company. Gaming labor union Forefront of Macau Gaming (FMG) has assisted 1150 dealers from Melco Crown's City of Dreams and Altira Macau in filing a petition to the company’s human resources department...
- MGM China braces for labor protest; casinos brace for Sept. revenue figures
October 3, 2014
Macau casino workers are planning a job action against MGM Resorts on Friday, just as the world’s top gaming hub is enjoying increased visitation from Golden Week holiday gamblers. Wu Jian, an organizer with casino workers association Forefront of Macau Gaming (FMG), told Reuters that hundreds of dealers at MGM...
- Macau casino labor leaders deny ‘aggravated disobedience’ accusations
September 24, 2014
Five leaders of a Macau casino workers association have been accused of aggravated disobedience following a street protest last month. On Aug. 25, leaders of the Forefront of Macau Gaming (FMG) labor association led a street march of local casino workers that targeted all six Macau casino concessionaires. FMG is...
- Macau casino labor unrest may target SJM Holdings during Golden Week holiday
September 18, 2014
Macau casino workers may target operator SJM Holdings for another labor action during the upcoming Golden Week holiday, despite suggestions that local police are trying to intimidate the workers’ union leaders into tempering their protests. The Golden Week holiday, which commences Oct. 1, is one of the busiest times of...
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March 17, 2017
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September 25, 2017
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April 25, 2017