Tag Archives: Tourism
- Macau strips off gaming image in new tourism plan
May 24, 2016
From Asia’s premiere gaming hub to a world-class, cultural tourist destination. The Macau government is rebranding Asia’s gaming capital to become the “world center for tourism and leisure” as it paints a rosy picture for Macau’s non-gaming sector on the backdrop of faltering casino revenues. Saying that casinos are exerting...
- Macau posts increased visitor numbers in 2013; satisfaction ratings drop in Q3
October 29, 2013
The allure of Macau as China's playground wasn't lost on tourists from all over the world in 2013. For the first nine months of the year, the gambling destination welcomed 21.9 million visitors to its doors, a five percent increase from its numbers in the first three quarters of 2012....
- Macau daily gambling news
July 17, 2012
Macau’s Venetian Casino has been hit by a bomb scare after a suspicious package was discovered. Macau Business reports that police evacuated and sealed off the casino’s west lobby and car park while investigating the device. The rest of the casino stayed open as police try to ascertain what the...
- Philippines-China dispute could affect Pagcor’s casino revenue
June 5, 2012
Any kind of grandiose plan is bound to meet some roadblocks along the way. The same case can be made for Pagcor's ambitious Entertainment City project and its current casino revenues, except that this is the kind of problem that could end up becoming bigger than previously thought. The rising...
- Cleveland kicks off campaign to boost tourism in the state’s newest casino
March 28, 2012
Tourism boosters in Cleveland, Ohio, kicked off a new campaign yesterday in hopes to maximize over $2 billion in new attractions, including the state’s newest casino property. The move is hoped to make the city more visitor-friendly, a report by The News Messenger reveals. "This is a pivotal time in...
- Today’s gambling news round-up from Macau
March 23, 2012
Elray Resources today announced it has entered into a binding Letter of Intent with Macau gaming company Golden Match. Elray and Golden Match will enter into an Acquisition Agreement in which Elray will acquire all of the outstanding shares of Golden Match. Brian Goodman, the company’s chief executive officer said...
Philippines can overtake Singapore, but with higher risk
March 21, 2017
Parisian Macao battling Legionnaires’ Disease outbreak
April 25, 2017