Tag Archives: las vegas sands
- 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...
- Sands Bethlehem sets table revenue record as private equity group kicks casino’s tires
A New York-based private equity group says it’s preparing to make an offer to buy the Sands Bethlehem casino in Pennsylvania. On Friday, Allentown-based independent television channel WFMZ-TV reported that New York City private investment group Keating & Associates was preparing an offer for Sands Bethlehem, the Las Vegas Sands...
- Japan’s casino industry could offer lifeline to fading Yakuza
October 4, 2017
Casino operator Las Vegas Sands trotted out Posh Spice’s husband in a bid to impress the Japanese public on Sands’ ability to build the finest zig-a-zig-ah casino in the land (of the rising sun). Wednesday saw Sands executives hold a news conference in Tokyo to pimp the company’s interest in...
- Macau casinos extend revenue winning streak to one year
August 1, 2017
Macau casinos have now grown their gaming revenue for 12 consecutive months, as VIP gamblers continue to migrate back to their traditional home. Figures released Tuesday by Macau’s Gaming Inspection and Coordination Bureau (DICJ) show July’s gaming revenue hitting MOP 23b (US $2.86b), a 29% gain over the same month...
- Marina Bay Sands: where VIP gamblers’ luck goes to die
July 26, 2017
Casino operator Las Vegas Sands saw its revenue top $3b in the second quarter of 2017, thanks in part to a luckier than usual VIP performance at its Singapore operations. Figures released Wednesday show Sands’ revenue rising 18.6% to $3.14b in the three months ending June 30, while operating income...
- Sands Bethlehem fined $150k for 10 underage gambling incidents
July 13, 2017
Stop us if you’ve heard this one already, but Las Vegas Sands’ Pennsylvania casino has been caught (again) letting young ‘uns gamble and drink. On Wednesday, the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board (PGCB) announced a whopping $182,500 in fines against three of its licensees, although the bulk ($150k) was leveled against...
Pennsylvania regulator hands fines vs. three erring casinos
October 5, 2017
Gambler snorts cocaine at Sands Bethlehem baccarat table
October 12, 2017
Parisian Macao battling Legionnaires’ Disease outbreak
April 25, 2017
Unusual frequent lottery wins in Pennsylvania probed
September 26, 2017