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China currency, equity turmoil adds to Macau’s woes

Macau’s casino revenue turned for the worse in August. Continue reading

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Macau government undermines Beijing on gaming rules: expert

Research suggests Macau interprets rules to boost casinos, even when Beijing wants to suppress gaming. Continue reading

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Macau casinos roll toward a losing year

The world’s gaming capital casino revenue declined in November for a sixth straight month, with recovery still distant. Continue reading

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Macau casinos take record fall in October

With five straight months of lower casino revenue, Macau could see its first annual decline since liberalization in 2002. Continue reading

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Macau casino shares rally after June revenue falls

Investor conviction that June’s revenue fall represents a bottom for Macau’s slump may prove premature. Continue reading

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