Thursday, July 07, 2022


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Can Corona lure in the locals?


On first glance, the island of Phu Quoc, with a population of just 100,000, would appear to be an unusual destination for arguably Vietnam’s most significant casino development to date.

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Meg-Star Lian Sheng VIP Club opens at Wynn Macau


Meg-Star International on Monday unveiled its new VIP club, the Meg-Star Lian Sheng VIP Club, located at the Wynn Macau resort. The Meg-Star Lian Shen

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SJM chief encouraged by Golden Week bookings


SJM chief executive Ambrose So Shu Fai said he is encouraged by the number of hotel bookings for Golden Week, expressing his wish that the increased n

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Genting HK reports widened loss in 17H1


Casino cruise ship operator Genting Hong Kong reported a widened loss of US$203.2 million in 17H1, attributed to an increase in operating and administ

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MGM Cotai launches Asia’s first dynamic theatre


MGM Cotai, which is set to open in the fourth quarter of 2017, will include a first-of-its-kind dynamic theatre, called MGM Theatre, according to a co

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Parisian receives top honors at Marketing Events Awards 2017


Sands China Ltd. has won the prestigious Best of Show – Brand award at The Marketing Events Awards 2017 North Asia for the opening of The Parisian M

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No fanfare for Imperial Pacific resort opening, amid protests


Hong Kong-listed Imperial Pacific finally opened the casino portion of its $3.1-billion IR project on the Pacific island of Saipan on July 6, though the group still faces hurdles in completing the resort. The company has generated considerable buzz since...

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Pac On Ferry operational next month


Macau’s new Pac On Ferry Terminal held its inauguration on Thursday, and is set to begin operations at the start of June, Macau TDM reports. The MOP

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Imperial Pacific unveils casino, but delays persist


Imperial Pacific’s highly anticipated multi-billion dollar resort on the island of Saipan is planning to hold an opening on March 31, though it's unclear if anything will actually open. While soft openings are common, with Okada Manila for example...

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Naga eyes 2019 debut for Russia project


Hong Kong-listed NagaCorp said its IR project in Vladivostok, Russia, remains “broadly on schedule for operation by 2019.” In a commentary in its

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Universal issuing treasury shares for Okada Manila


Japan’s Universal Entertainment is disposing of treasury shares through an international offering and third-party allotment to raise funds for opera

South Korea’s first IR to open April 20


Paradise Co. and Japan’s Sega Sammy will open South Korea’s first integrated resort on April 20th on a 330,000 m2 site in Incheon, near the intern

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Legend Palace gets 15 new tables


The newest casino hotel in Fisherman’s Wharf has been granted 15 new mass market gaming tables from the Macau government, local media reports. Devel

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Casino license for Legend Palace Hotel under review


The application for SJM Holdings to run a casino inside Legend Palace Hotel at Fisherman’s Wharf is currently being reviewed, revealed DICJ chief Pa

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CTFE to begin hiring process for Baha Mar


Baha Mar’s new owner, Chow Tai Fook Enterprises (CTFE) is scheduled to hire thousands of Bahamian workers in order to meet its April 21 opening date

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Philippines gaming to surpass Singapore: Okada


Universal Entertainment Corp. chairman Kazuo Okada says the Philippine gaming market could soon surpass Singapore as more Chinese tourists flow into t

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Okada paints the town plum as resort gears for opening


Anyone visiting Manila in recent weeks may have noticed a distinct plum-colored tone to the local billboards and ads. The campaign has been part of an initiative to raise awareness for Universal Entertainment’s $2.4 billion Okada Manila resort, which...

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The 13 on track for 17Q1 opening


Macau luxury hotel, The 13 is nearing completion and on track to open in the first quarter of 2017, according to its operator. The 13 Holdings, which

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Tak Chun opens Studio City VIP room


Tak Chun Group officially launched its Studio City Tak Chun VIP Club on Tuesday, marking the first of two junket operators to open VIP rooms in the ca

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