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  1. Sands China shares hit a lucky spot

    Posted Feb 03rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... Neil Gough neil.gough@scmp.com Shares in Sands China rose 4.9 per cent to a record yesterday, after the Macau casino operator reported soaring profit and announced plans to pay dividends ... 64 per cent from a year earlier to US$7.52 billion after Sands added several new VIP junket operators. The firm is 70.3 per cent owned by New York-listed Las Vegas Sands, owned by magnate ...

  2. Sands offers retailers incentives

    Posted Mar 14th 2007, 12:00am by Sandy Li

    ... Sandy Li Sweeteners for prospective tenants at Grand Canal in Macau include rent-free period of one year and decoration subsidies United States gaming company Las Vegas Sands is offering ... more for its gambling than shopping, Sands has been forced to provide retailers with sweeteners to fill its Grand Canal shopping centre in Cotai, an area of reclaimed land earmarked for casino ...

  3. China's 'deep pockets' keep Macau on a roll, for now

    Posted Oct 05th 2011, 12:00am

    ... to executives at Las Vegas Sands Corp, the parent company of Sands China, on Monday at an investors' forum in Las Vegas. 'Unlike here where you think about bank financing or other alternative sources, these guys have just private investors- lots of them- and very happy investors, because the returns have been fat and happy for numerous years,' Las Vegas Sands president of global ...

  4. Business - China Business

    Macau gambling revenue jumps 21 per cent from year earlier

    Posted Dec 02nd 2013, 02:39pm by Reuters

    ... to rely less on gambling and diversify into other types of leisure and tourism business. As a result, casino operators Sands China, Melco Crown Entertainment, Galaxy Entertainment, MGM China, SJM ...

  5. High rollers poised for the ultimate high

    Posted Feb 12th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Neil Gough High rollers, fasten your seat belts: the world's first sky casinos are preparing for takeoff. Las Vegas Sands Corp, the US and Macau casino developer controlled ... seating and amenities including gambling tables for high rollers seeking more interactive ways to pass the time during the 14-hour transpacific flight. Sands executives have been keeping quiet ...

  6. When the tables turn

    Posted Jan 20th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... says, and the supply of those is finite. Shares in firms running resorts in the territory, including Wynn Resorts and Las Vegas Sands, tumbled in the first days of the new year, when preliminary ...

  7. Macau's winning casinos beat baccarat odds

    Posted Oct 15th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Neil Gough Gamblers on a roll are often tempted to bet the house. But what happens if the house is on a winning streak? Macau casino operators the Sands, Wynn and Galaxy StarWorld all ... house advantage built in. But here is the real wild card: in the past year, both the Sands and Wynn have raised their forecasts for their 'win rate' on the VIP baccarat tables- ...

  8. Tougher laws mulled on minors in casinos

    Posted Sep 08th 2007, 12:00am by Fox Yi Hu

    ... Fox Yi Hu Macau is set to revise its gambling regulations to keep children out of casinos and avoid a repeat of a fiasco in which a 16-year-old Hong Kong girl hit the jackpot at the Sands ... girl had accompanied family members to the Sands Macao, where she won HK$740,000 playing a slot machine. The gaming inspection bureau censured the casino for admitting an underage person ...

  9. Business - Companies - CASINOS

    Mainland gamblers, new casino underpin solid profit rise at Galaxy

    Posted Aug 27th 2012, 05:07pm

    ... The new phase will double Galaxy’s size on Cotai at a time when rivals such as Sheldon Adelson’s Sands China are also building new properties. Macau, the only place in China where Chinese ...

  10. Galaxy Macau casino bets reap big payout

    Posted Mar 16th 2012, 12:00am

    ... per cent while Sands China took second place with 18.9 per cent, suggesting that most of the market gain for Sands came at the expense of Galaxy, a Nomura report said. The Macau gaming market ...




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