Tag Archives: golden week
- After Golden Week, Las Vegas Sands still the best long term Macau pick
October 17, 2017
After Super Golden Week optimism late last month, the mood has soured. Apparently, the record revenues that the casinos were expecting didn’t materialize. Every outlet seems to be reporting a different reason for this and the whole picture seems very confused. We have the Power Macau Gaming Association claiming that...
- Macau Golden Week turns out to be not-so-golden at all
October 9, 2017
Macau casino operators have apparently counted their chickens before they’re hatched. Everything looked pretty golden for Macau in the days before the mainland’s Golden Week holiday as many integrated resorts in the former Portuguese enclave reported either fully-booked hotel rooms or almost full capacity. The calendar was also taken into...
- Casino operators upbeat on Macau Golden Week
September 29, 2017
Macau casino operators may be in for the most lucrative Golden Week in the past decade – as indicated by the number of occupied rooms in different integrated resorts. Bloomberg reported that eighty percent of Macau’s hotels are already fully booked for China's Golden Week national holiday that runs from...
- Macau’s Golden Week visitors improve but are they gambling?
October 11, 2016
Macau saw a surge of visitors during the annual Golden Week holiday period, although the average visitor may not have been gambling as much as they used to. Figures released Monday by the Macao Government Tourist Office show 1.15m tourists descending on Macau during the Oct. 1-7 period, an 8%...
- Macau casinos report better than expected Golden Week gaming volume
October 7, 2015
Macau casinos are enjoying better than expected gaming revenue numbers during the Golden Week holiday period, according to analysts’ reports. Visitation to Macau during the annual Chinese holiday was doing well until Typhoon Mujigae disrupted travel channels. Despite this setback, Credit Suisse analysts say anecdotal reports put average daily revenue...
- Galaxy turns VIP area into premium mass gambling zone
September 30, 2015
In preparation for the Golden Week holiday period, Galaxy Entertainment Group has turned its former David Group VIP area into a premium mass table gambling zone. The new Pavilion VIP Room admits players by invitation or those with a platinum level membership in Galaxy’s Privilege Club—the second lowest tier of Galaxy’s...
Dragon Corp. wants to bring blockchain to Macau’s casino floors
September 25, 2017
Parisian Macao battling Legionnaires’ Disease outbreak
April 25, 2017
Macau night spots to hit when you’re not gambling
April 2, 2014