Chinese overseas tourism

Baha Mar founder gambled and lost casino

Sarkis Izmirlian conceived US$3.5 billion Baha Mar but his Chinese bankers and Caribbean hosts pushed him out. Continue reading

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China holds cards in Bahamas’ largest casino project

US$3.5 billion Baha Mar has a Chinese suitor. Continue reading

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Race for new Korea casinos heats up

South Korea sets surprising rules in its contest for two new casino licenses. Continue reading

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Race for new Korea casinos heats up

South Korea sets surprising rules in its contest for two new casino licenses. Continue reading

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Bahamas casino flounders with China’s help

Beijing’s help may be hindering completion of the $3.5 billion Baha Mar casino resort. Continue reading

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