China corruption

Macau losing streak ends with big, new Wynn

Gaming revenue in Macau rose in August after Wynn Palace opened, events that may be linked. Continue reading

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Macau losing streak ends with new Wynn

Gaming revenue in Macau rose in August after Wynn Palace opened, events that may be linked. Continue reading

Posted in China corruption, China economy, Chinese tourists, Forbes Asia, Forbes blogs, Forbes.com, Las Vegas Sands, Macau casino revenue, Macau casinos, Parisian Macao, Sands China, Sheldon Adelson, Steve Wynn, Wynn Macau, Wynn Palace, Xi Jinping | Comments Off on Macau losing streak ends with new Wynn

Bo Xilai rises again

With Bo Xilai safely out of sight for more than a year, it’s hard to understand why Beijing bought him back for a courtroom encore. Continue reading

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Bo Xilai rises again

With Bo Xilai safely out of sight for more than a year, it’s hard to understand why Beijing bought him back for a courtroom encore. Continue reading

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Macau bribe tale winds toward Beijing, Vegas

A new probe into ties between Sands China and Macau lawyer/official Leonel Alves puts company chairman Sheldon Adelson in the middle of a deepening mess. Continue reading

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