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  1. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Hong Kong and Macau Affairs Office joins backlash against 'locust' protest

    Posted Feb 18th 2014, 11:48am by Phila Siu and Clifford Lo

    ... Phila Siu and Clifford Lo Central government body hits back at protesters The State Council's Hong Kong and Macau Affairs Office has joined a growing chorus of condemnation against those who organised and took part in Sunday's "anti-locust" protest in Tsim Sha Tsui. The China News Service quoted the office as saying it "sternly opposes" any ...

  2. Business - Money - GAMING

    Industry experts rule out problems in Macau casino licence renewal

    Posted Feb 20th 2014, 01:16am by Sophie Yu

    ... Sophie Yu and Yvonne Liu Macau's six gaming operators expected to see smooth renewal of permits amid talk of Beijing using issue to gain leverage in Sino-US relations Industry experts rule out casino licence problems The gaming licences held by Macau's six casino operators are more likely to be renewed smoothly than to face renewal every five to 10 years, contrary ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - CRIME

    Police accused of missing chance to catch major crime bosses

    Posted Apr 20th 2014, 05:27am by Bryan Harris

    ... laundered through companies and financial institutions in Hong Kong and Macau, according to Michael Purchas, who led the investigation. Purchas says the desire of police in Hong Kong and Australia ... PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) released in February that ranked Hong Kong and Macau as the worst places in Asia for money laundering. According to the study, 37 per cent of companies in Hong Kong and Macau- mainly ...

  4. Magazines - Post Magazine

    Vacant slots: the ghost in Macau’s slot machines

    Posted Feb 08th 2014, 10:46pm by Olivia Rosenman

    ... Olivia Rosenman The machines may be immensely popular in casinos elsewhere but in Macau the table game is king. Olivia Rosenman looks at the challenges facing electronic gaming companies in the world's largest gambling centre Vacant slots As if it were leaking sweet juice, Macau's big pineapple appears to draw in people, swarming like ants around its base. The Grand Lisboa, 260 ...

  5. News - China - LUNAR NEW YEAR

    Macau reduced to a shuffle as mainland Chinese tourists flood in

    Posted Feb 03rd 2014, 04:59pm by Stuart Lau

    ... Stuart Lau stuart.lau@scmp.com Main checkpoint will deal with more than five times the city's population over the holiday Macau reduced to a shuffle as tourists flood in A sense of frustration prevailed among Macau residents over the Lunar New Year as hundreds of thousands of mainland tourists swamped the city. About 2.7 million people, mostly mainlanders and a smaller portion ...

  6. Business - Companies - EARNINGS

    Wynn Macau outlook dims after strong results

    Posted Feb 05th 2014, 05:37am by TIFFANY AP

    ... Tiffany Ap tiffany.ap@scmp.com Wynn Macau outlook dims after strong results Casino operator Wynn Macau's fourth-quarter results beat analyst expectations but its growth will see some ... it carried out renovation of about 600 guestrooms in the original Wynn Macau tower, which caused an estimated 3 per cent reduction in the number of available rooms in the quarter. Kim expects Wynn ...

  7. Business - Money - SHARES

    Macau gaming stocks sold off after revenue falls short

    Posted Feb 06th 2014, 04:24am by TIFFANY AP

    ... stocks sold off after take falls short Some Macau gaming stocks tumbled by more than 7 per cent yesterday on the news that gaming revenue grew just 7 per cent year on year last month, the slowest ... [Mainland] GDP growth is predicted to be 7.4 per cent so a 7 per cent pick up is fine for January." There seems to be little doubt about a return to double-digit growth rates. The Macau ...

  8. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Something new: custom-blend coffee

    Posted Apr 20th 2014, 12:36am by Olivia Rosenman

    ... Olivia Rosenman Olivia Rosenman Blend over backwards It is a city where tailor-made clothes are not unusual, where macaroons are jetted in daily from France and where helicopters take off for Macau- 68 kilometres away- every half an hour. So isn't Hong Kong well overdue a custom blend of coffee all of its own? Yes, say The Coffee Academics. Hong Kong's self-proclaimed coffee ...

  9. Sport - Other Sport - BOXING

    Back in a flash

    Posted Apr 19th 2014, 10:14pm by Unus Alladin

    ... compatriot Manny Pacquiao, who fought and defeated American Brandon Rios in Macau two weeks later, Donaire needed to lift his country's spirits even if it meant he had to endure the pain ... month's "Featherweight Fury" at the CotaiArena in Macau. "But then I remembered how many Filipinos back home were rooting for me. Philippines had just been hit by an earthquake ...

  10. Business - Companies - GAMING

    Galaxy casino chairman Lui Che-woo wants to expand beyond Macau

    Posted Jan 30th 2014, 05:01am by BLOOM

    ... Bloomberg Galaxy chairman wants to expand beyond Macau Lui Che-woo became Asia's second-richest person by setting up a casino company that within a decade became the world's ... Lui plans to expand his business empire beyond Macau and said he was open to acquiring US casinos. Meanwhile, Galaxy, which is spending about US$10 billion to expand its gambling resort ...




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