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  1. Gambling as usual up North for Emperor Group casino

    Posted Dec 21st 2011, 12:00am

    ... Christy Choi christy.choi@scmp.com What will happen to the Emperor - that is, the Emperor Hotel and Casino in Rason, North Korea? Owned by Hong Kong businessman Albert Yeung ... to withdraw staff from its hotel in the northeastern port, half of whom are foreigners and half North Koreans. Hong Kong gambling mogul Stanley Ho's casino empire Sociedade de Turismo e Diversoes ...

  2. SJM scraps plan to redevelop Lisboa casino

    Posted Mar 24th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Neil Gough SJM Holdings said net profit fell 48.1 per cent last year and 77.6 per cent in the second half as a slowdown in Macau's casino industry prompted the firm to scrap a HK$12 billion plan to redevelop the 39-year-old Lisboa casino hotel. SJM, which completed a HK$3.85 billion initial share sale in July last year, said net profit last year fell to HK$796.1 million from ...

  3. Papers reveal Macau chief's casino stake

    Posted Aug 13th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Neil Gough Chain of holdings uncovered Macau Chief Executive Edmund Ho Hau-wah has held a stake in Stanley Ho Hung-sun's casino empire for the past 15 years, a paper trail ... (STDM), the private conglomerate that has ultimately controlled most of the 85-year-old billionaire's casino, property and transport businesses since 1962. The central link between Stanley ...

  4. Casino king's palace left to decay

    Posted Feb 24th 2008, 12:00am by Barclay Crawford

    ... Barclay Crawford Neglect of exclusive residence reflects a tragic period in Stanley Ho's family history Number 4 Shek O Headland stands crumbling and wild among a strip of palaces. This road holds not only some of the most exclusive real estate in th ...

  5. Macau media take aim over casino stake

    Posted Aug 15th 2007, 12:00am by Fox Yi Hu

    ... Fox Yi Hu The Macau press yesterday gave prominent coverage to the disclosure of Chief Executive Edmund Ho Hau-wah's stake in a casino empire. The South China Morning Post reported on Monday that a paper trail of Hong Kong corporate filings show Mr Ho and his two brothers have an indirect interest in casino magnate Stanley Ho Hung-sun's STDM. According to the filings, ...

  6. Casino violence in spotlight after VIP murders

    Posted Aug 20th 2006, 12:00am by Fox Yi Hu

    ... Fox Yi Hu in Macau Executives' killings stoke fears in Macau as competition bites One of Macau's most luxurious VIP casino gaming halls was doing business as usual last night ... Palace VIP room in the Casino Lisboa, and her husband Lam Pou-sang- who was a manager at the venue- were found slumped in the front seats of a Guangdong-registered car near the Zhuhai Golf Villa ...

  7. Cambodian casino operator plans to list in Hong Kong

    Posted Jun 05th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Fiona Lau NagaCorp will make a second attempt after first application was rejected last year by the stock exchange NagaCorp, a Cambodian casino operator owned by Malaysian tycoon Chen Lip Keong, plans to float its shares in Hong Kong this month, before the proposed share sale of Stanley Ho Hung-sun's giant casino operation Sociedade de Jogos de Macau (SJM) in July. Market ...

  8. Rising tide of casino guests lifts Shun Tak profit 23.7pc

    Posted Sep 09th 2006, 12:00am by Sandy Li

    ... an increase in visitors to Macau's casinos. Net profit rose to HK$260.69 million from HK$210.7 million in the same period last year as turnover fell 8.95 per cent to HK$1.22 billion from HK$1.35 ... of tourists visiting Macau rose 16.8 per cent to 10.42 million from 8.92 million a year ago, as more casinos and hotels opened for business. Shun Tak's profit from investments, mainly dividend ...

  9. SJM's net profit soars on high-stakes gambling

    Posted May 18th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Neil Gough neil.gough@scmp.com Macau casino operator SJM Holdings, controlled by the family of Stanley Ho Hung-sun, said net profit rose 85 per cent in the first three months of the year ... 18 casinos won and kept 2.81 per cent of those bets- in line with the industry average- down marginally from 2.87 per cent in the same period a year ago. SJM's unaudited net profit rose ...

  10. Macau the best bet for HK punters

    Posted Jul 16th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Joyce Ng joyce.ng@scmp.com Hong Kong people are gambling more money in Macau casinos than they spend with the Jockey Club at home for the first time, according to newly released figures. A detailed study by the Jockey Club has found that people from Hong Kong- who make up the second-biggest pool of Macau casino patrons after mainlanders- spent HK$22 billion in the world's ...




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