Macau received only slightly more than 3 million tourists in January and February, down 56.9 per cent year on year. Photo: Bloomberg Macau received only slightly more than 3 million tourists in January and February, down 56.9 per cent year on year. Photo: Bloomberg
Macau received only slightly more than 3 million tourists in January and February, down 56.9 per cent year on year. Photo: Bloomberg

Coronavirus: Macau will be in the red for first time since handover as gaming revenue plummets amid pandemic, its leader says

  • Ho Iat-seng says pandemic has exposed the ‘vulnerability and risks’ of Macau economy’s overreliance on gaming tourism
  • The coronavirus situation in Macau is now ‘under control’ and border restrictions may be eased soon to allow visitors

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Macau received only slightly more than 3 million tourists in January and February, down 56.9 per cent year on year. Photo: Bloomberg Macau received only slightly more than 3 million tourists in January and February, down 56.9 per cent year on year. Photo: Bloomberg
Macau received only slightly more than 3 million tourists in January and February, down 56.9 per cent year on year. Photo: Bloomberg
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