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  1. Club's turnover has not suffered from big bombs

    Posted Nov 30th 2011, 12:00am

    ... the Asian region which have had such an impact on Hong Kong turnover in the past year and more. These are sites like AA Star exchange, the biggest of them, which operates illegally on Hong Kong ... the volume, and the suspicion of cyber attacks is fanciful, or perhaps there are other reasons why this happy coincidence has been taking place. Certainly the Jockey Club's own turnover has ...

  2. Betting rule for staff is half-hearted solution

    Posted Sep 15th 2010, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... discussed as his regular turnover. ...

  3. Rebates have a sting in the tail

    Posted Feb 15th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Alan Aitken Double-digit percentage turnover increases may sound like a reason for the Jockey Club to rest on its laurels and a reason for its critics to think continued requests for government assistance boil down to something approaching greed. But the club has so often been at pains to point out where the turnover increases are going and its critics might find some interesting ...

  4. Business - Companies - GAMING

    Junket firms milk their 'big whale' contacts

    Posted Jul 01st 2013, 03:03pm by Reuters

    ... than half the monthly junket turnover of US$75 billion (HK$581.7 billion). Despite robust mass market demand, a crackdown on corruption and pervasive graft has seen the supply of millionaire VIP players to Macau decline over the past year, prompting junkets to seek to diversify their income streams. Suncity, which makes around HK$135 billion in monthly gaming turnover, according ...

  5. Delayed betting totally unnecessary

    Posted Apr 01st 2009, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... Murray Bell Late scratchings at the barrier can be a curse to the Jockey Club in these turnover-sensitive times, especially if one of the last-minute withdrawals happens to be a short-priced favourite. On big-betting races late in the programme, a dominant public fancy can carry HK$50 million or HK$60 million- five or six per cent of the day's total turnover- so you can ...

  6. A freer Jockey Club would be good for all

    Posted Oct 28th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... seem difficult, though, to feel any sympathy for the Jockey Club over an expected fall in betting turnover on horse racing as a result of the crisis. After all, it enjoys a monopoly over legal wagering, an irrepressible vice even during bad times. Total turnover on legal race betting of HK$67.7 billion in 2007-2008 seems to leave room for belt tightening without too much sacrifice. ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - CRIME

    29 held in raid on suspected Yuen Long gambling centre

    Posted Nov 07th 2012, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... turnover. Among those detained were the 41-year-old licensee and the 65-year-old attendant of the games centre, where more than HK$20,000 in coins used for illegal gambling were also seized. Six ...

  8. Betting plunges raise doubts on racing integrity

    Posted Nov 17th 2010, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... the firming runners on the tote board. With overall turnover generally booming, we think it most unlikely the club would ever rethink this idea but the thumping that has accompanied so many winners ... the betting movers, so they could chime in to follow the money, and that would be a turnover builder for the club. This season the 'God Of Lamp' runners have saluted so relentlessly, ...

  9. Club chief is banking on sunnier punter outlook

    Posted Aug 31st 2003, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... Jockey Club chief executive, Lawrence Wong believes a sunnier outlook from Hong Kong punters will bring a rise in betting turnover at Sha Tin's season opening day this afternoon ... as much attention for officials. Falls in opening day betting have heralded full season drops of increasing magnitude since the peak in race betting turnover in the 1996-1997 season. Turnover ...

  10. Tax revenue to exceed expectations

    Posted Mar 11th 2004, 12:00am by Ella Lee, Stella Lee

    ... The government revised its forecast after reviewing turnover since legalised soccer betting was launched on August 1 last year. In July, the Jockey Club said it expected total profits of about $3 billion ... Club said it would only announce soccer betting turnover after the first year of operations, Professor Chung said transparency needed to be increased in the long term as soccer betting ...




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