Tag Archives: Hato
- Typhoon-stricken Macau notches surprising September casino GGR
October 2, 2017
Typhoon Hato may have inundated several integrated resorts in Macau but it wasn’t enough to dampen the special administrative region’s casino gross gaming revenue (GGR) in September. Data from the Gaming Inspection and Coordination Bureau (DICJ) showed that Macau casino GGR grew by 16.1 percent last month, once again beating...
- Typhoon Hato scares Macau visitors in August
September 22, 2017
The impact of Typhoon Hato on Asia’s premier gaming hub has become clearer following data released by Macau’s Statistics and Census Service. Macau saw August's tourist arrivals dip by 0.6 percent year-on-year to 2,866,400 as local and foreign visitors avoided the former Portuguese enclave due to what the statistics bureau...
- Macau probes gambling industry over weather forecast blunder
August 30, 2017
Did Macau's gambling industry play a role in delaying storm warnings at the height of Typhoon Hato? Macau authorities are now digging deeper into a recent report published in the South China Morning Post that a ‘casino factor’ was the root cause behind the delays in the storm warnings. ShanghaiDaily.com...
- Tropical storm Hato brings Macau to standstill
August 23, 2017
Tropical storm Hato dealt Macau only a glancing blow, but it was powerful enough to shut down Asia’s premier gaming hub, flood some integrated resorts, and take at least three lives as it pummels its way toward the mainland. The Macau Meteorological and Geophysical Bureau (SMG) hoisted signal 10 shortly...
Dragon Corp. wants to bring blockchain to Macau’s casino floors
September 25, 2017
Parisian Macao battling Legionnaires’ Disease outbreak
April 25, 2017
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