Tag Archives: VIP baccarat
- VIP baccarat losing its grip on Macau casino gaming revenue
July 18, 2016
Barring a letup in Beijing’s anti-corruption campaign, Macau casinos may have witnessed the last quarter in which VIP baccarat accounted for more than half of all gaming revenue. Figures released Monday by Macau’s Gaming Inspection and Coordination Bureau (DICJ) showed VIP baccarat accounting for MOP 26.6b in the three months...
- Macau casino Q2 revenue rises year-on-year despite VIP slowdown
July 17, 2014
Macau casino gross gaming revenue rose 5.5% year-on-year to MOP 90.9b (US $11.4b) in the second quarter of 2014. To observers conditioned to Macau’s figures growing in great adolescent spurts, these most recent gains might seem downright anemic. Those of nervous disposition might feel even worse when they consider the...
- VIPs, mass market, slots and electronic table games: everything’s up in Macau
January 19, 2014
Mass market casino gaming accounted for 27% of Macau’s gross gaming revenue in Q4 2013, according to figures released this past week by Macau’s Gaming Inspection and Coordination Bureau (DICJ). Mass market revenue grew 40% over Q4 2012 while mass revenue for 2013 as a whole rose 35% to MOP...
- Macau VIPs come roaring back; basketball bets up, dog and pony bets down
January 17, 2013
Macau’s VIP gaming revenue rose 2.9% to MOP 54.8b (US $6.86b) in Q4, according to the Gaming Inspection and Coordination Bureau, rebounding nicely from the 1.1% VIP decline that so alarmed analysts in Q3. Mass market gaming revenue rose 28.4% year-on-year and 1.6% above Q3. For 2012 as a whole,...
- Macau to see more visitors from Japan; VIP baccarat revenues beating Macau
July 18, 2011
More good news has landed in Macau’s lap with Japan increasing the amount of flights that can go to the enclave. Japan is increasing the amount of Air Macau flights that they’ll allow to leave Tokyo Narita airport each week. By next summer, the limit of three per week will...
New Japan law recognizes bitcoin as method of payment
March 31, 2017
Bitcoin catches attention of American Airlines, AT&T
August 9, 2017
Weakening Japanese yen could lead to bitcoin price surge
April 25, 2017
bitFlyer rolls out Visa-powered Bitcoin prepaid card in Japan
October 10, 2017
Dragon Corp. wants to bring blockchain to Macau’s casino floors
September 25, 2017