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Las Vegas, Nevada

Richard Suen's claim for helping Sands in Macau to be retried

The Nevada State Supreme Court overturned a US$58.6 million judgment in favour of Hong Kong businessman Richard Suen Chi-tat for helping casino developer Las Vegas Sands win a Macau gambling licence.

Saturday, 20 November, 2010, 12:00am

Appointments

Mark Schwab

Senior vice-president, alliances, international and regulatory affairs

United Airlines

2 May 2009 - 12:00am

Casino revenues increase 45.8pc to record 20.34b patacas

Macau casino revenues surged 45.8 per cent in the third quarter to a record 20.34 billion patacas after leaping 55 per cent last month following the opening of the US$2.4 billion Venetian casino resort, data released yesterday by the gaming regulator showed.

19 Oct 2007 - 12:00am

A jolly is a jolly when it wastes public money

'Why would van der Kamp make unfounded accusations of members' seriousness of purpose on this particular visit?'

Vincent Fang,

Letters to the Editor

SCMP, August 29

30 Aug 2007 - 12:00am

Las Vegas

Celebrity chefs at Las Vegas' top hotels have turned the casino capital into a culinary destination, lending their names and concepts (and occasionally even themselves) to the scene.

Mix at the Hotel

3950 Las Vegas Boulevard (mandalaybay.com/dining/signature.aspx)

8 Aug 2007 - 12:00am

Green light for US betting in HK pools

Las Vegas wagers 'just start of export drive'

The government yesterday cleared the way for the Jockey Club to take bets directly from major Las Vegas casinos - possibly for the start of the 2007-08 season.

30 Jun 2007 - 12:00am

The retail revolution

David Sylvester is overseeing the rise of Macau as a shopping destination

Unless you are looking for antique Chinese furniture of debatable antiquity, or equally dubious wine, Macau is not the best place to go shopping.

Forget the adage 'shop till you drop'; the majority of visitors come to gamble and enjoy hearty Portuguese cuisine.

23 Jun 2007 - 12:00am

Lai See

Wynn-ing ways all about quality, not size

Wynn Resorts may have lost first-mover advantage in Macau, and it is always the last among its rivals to release results. But it is a fun company that no one can afford to miss.

9 May 2007 - 12:00am

Let's be 'Las Vegas-style' destination

Hong Kong should consider promoting itself as a 'Las Vegas-style' venue for marriage tourism, lawmaker Audrey Eu Yuet-mee said yesterday. Ms Eu said Hong Kong could provide a 'one-stop service' especially for mainland couples.

4 Apr 2007 - 12:00am

Macau wrests crown from Las Vegas

Revenue of US$6.87b makes it world's biggest gaming market

At last, its official: Macau overtook the Las Vegas Strip last year as the largest gaming market in the world.

12 Feb 2007 - 12:00am

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