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Melco International Development

Business Digest, September 17, 2012

Lawrence Ho Yau-lung

Beijing to release plan on financial reform

Monday, 17 September, 2012, 2:15am

Children learn 'magic' of play

Many three-year-olds know their way around a computer these days. But take them outside and they may scream if they see an ant. Do you have any problem with that?

18 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

Melco Crown courts dual listing in Hong Kong

Nasdaq-listed Melco Crown Entertainment announced yesterday it had made an application for dual listing on the main board of the Hong Kong stock exchange. It is evaluating a possible global offering of the Hong Kong-listed shares.

5 Aug 2011 - 12:00am

Melco reports record US$144m deficit in quarter

Melco Crown Entertainment, which on June 1 opened the US$2.1 billion City of Dreams casino resort in Macau, reported a widely expected record loss for the second quarter because of pre-opening costs and an unlucky streak at the high-stakes baccarat tables.

7 Aug 2009 - 12:00am


'Building up profit with diverse portfolio', published on September 8, 2008 stated that China State Construction had secured hotel construction contracts with Sands Macau and Melco International Development's City of Dreams. It should have been hotel contracts with Wynn Macau and Melco International Development's City of Dreams.

16 Sep 2008 - 12:00am

Low exceptionals shave 5pc off Melco's earnings

Melco International Development, a holding company with Macau casino investments controlled by Lawrence Ho Yau-lung, said net profit fell 5 per cent last year due to lower exceptional gains compared with the 2006 Nasdaq spin-off of its Macau gaming business.

1 Apr 2008 - 12:00am

Chance to manage real estate projects in China

Pack your bags and move into a resort that you helped build.

Melco China Resorts, a subsidiary of Melco International Development, a listed conglomerate on the main board of the Hong Kong stock exchange, is looking for a senior project manager to cope with business expansion in Harbin.

1 Mar 2008 - 12:00am

Melco and PBL pledge a further HK$1.95b for City of Dreams

Melco International Development and Australia's Publishing and Broadcasting Ltd (PBL) will each provide up to HK$975 million in additional funding for their City of Dreams casino resort project as the US$1.75 billion in loans raised this week by their joint venture falls short of the final construction tab.

8 Sep 2007 - 12:00am

Company profile - Melco International Development

Melco International Development's principal activities are in four divisions: leisure, gaming and entertainment; technology; investment banking and financial services; property and other investments. Leisure, gaming and entertainment deals with providing catering services, managing electronic gaming machine lounges and hotels and entertainment complex operations.

11 Jun 2007 - 12:00am

Lai See

Race for FCC post turns into a spitting campaign

The ink is already dripping vitriol in the run-up to next month's elections to the board of the Foreign Correspondents' Club. In particular, a spitting campaign has developed between businessman Anthony Nedderman and barrister Kevin Egan (below) as they battle for the post of the FCC's second vice-president.

18 Apr 2007 - 12:00am

Alliance shift hits Melco shares

Shuffle Master ends distribution agreement after Lawrence Ho firm switches to rival US equipment maker

Shares of Melco International Development, a holding company controlled by Lawrence Ho Yau-lung, fell 8.92 per cent yesterday after it switched alliances with United States makers of casino equipment.

14 Feb 2007 - 12:00am

Melco PBL pockets US$1.14b after pricing shares above range

The casino joint venture of Macau gaming firm Melco International Development and Australian billionaire James Packer's Publishing and Broadcasting Ltd (PBL) has set its initial public offering price at US$19 per share and raised a higher than expected US$1.14 billion.

Melco PBL Entertainment (Macau) started trading on the Nasdaq Stock Market yesterday.

20 Dec 2006 - 12:00am

Melco to appeal ruling blocking Nasdaq spin-off

Exchange's decision fails to dash gaming firm's hopes of listing casino venture

Macau casino developer Melco International Development plans to appeal the decision by the Hong Kong stock exchange to reject a proposed Nasdaq spin-off of the company's partnership with Australia's Publishing and Broadcasting Ltd (PBL).

12 Sep 2006 - 12:00am

Melco sees better second half after posting loss

Melco International Development, a Macau gaming firm, reported a net loss of HK$29 million for the first half from a HK$534 million profit a year ago but expects income to improve after it is granted a casino licence later this year.

8 Sep 2006 - 12:00am

Business Digest

Lawrence Ho running for hkex board seat

Gaming boss Lawrence Ho Yau-lung, the chief executive of Melco International Development, has submitted his application to run for a seat on the board of the Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing on April 26, according to a source.

8 Apr 2006 - 12:00am