Stanley Ho playing a slot machine at the opening of his new casino in downtown Lisbon in April 2006. Photo: AFP
Stanley Ho playing a slot machine at the opening of his new casino in downtown Lisbon in April 2006. Photo: AFP
Stanley Ho

Gambling tycoon Stanley Ho’s family risks losing Portugal casino licences to rival bidder

  • The Casino Lisboa, in Portugal’s capital, and Casino do Estoril, located in nearby Cascais, are operated by Estoril Sol, whose main shareholder is the Ho family
  • The tender for a new 15-year deal on both casinos attracted two bids: one from a subsidiary of Estoril Sol, and another from an undisclosed suitor

Stanley Ho playing a slot machine at the opening of his new casino in downtown Lisbon in April 2006. Photo: AFP
Stanley Ho playing a slot machine at the opening of his new casino in downtown Lisbon in April 2006. Photo: AFP
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