Tag Archives: Laurence Ho
- No casino for Ho; Can a typhoon be a blessing in disguise?; Neptune expanding
July 25, 2012
Melco Crown Entertainment has been dealt a blow after it was revealed the Macau Studio City site won’t include a casino. A revised land concession contract, released in the government’s Official Gazette, wrote that the plot will have a five star hotel and movie industry-related facilities. No mention of the...
- Japan looking for some gaming pie
December 9, 2011
Casino business dignitaries the world over are foaming at the mouth at the prospect of Japan legalizing casinos. Bloomberg reports that 150 lawmakers are planning to introduce a bill that will allow resorts that combine slot and gambling tables with hotels, shopping and restaurants. One member of the cross-party coalition...
- Ho sees Melco future in Taiwan and Japan; MGM CEO Mullen wants more
December 7, 2011
Melco Crown is continuing “to keep an eye” on a number of Asian markets as the firm looks to expand even further into the world’s most lucrative gambling industry market. Co-chairman and CEO Laurence Ho spoke to Susan Li on Bloomberg’s “First Up,” stating the Macau market is “far from...
New Japan law recognizes bitcoin as method of payment
March 31, 2017
Bitcoin catches attention of American Airlines, AT&T
August 9, 2017
bitFlyer rolls out Visa-powered Bitcoin prepaid card in Japan
October 10, 2017
Weakening Japanese yen could lead to bitcoin price surge
April 25, 2017