Headlines Tagged with Casinos/Gambling — 3,473 headlines found
Best Sunshine International, Ltd. maintained yesterday that it has not violated anti-smoking law, even as health officials took steps for a potential citation of the Saipan casino that they say is an unenclosed facility that exudes secondhand smoke into
Nov 26, 2015 Saipan Tribune (mp)
added Nov 26, 2015 10:23
A full smoking ban inside Macau’s casinos could divert VIP clients to other gambling destination, according to a new study. The study, conducted by consulting firm KPMG, showed the negative chain effects of a complete smoking ban in Macau.
Nov 12, 2015 CalvinAyre .com
added Nov 24, 2015 04:05
The report, entitled “Impact of Proposed Changes in Smoking Policy in Casinos in Macau,” has projected a 16 percent reduction in GDP and a 20 percent drop in total fiscal receipts if the smoking ban is enacted. The international audit firm study was commi
Nov 24, 2015 Macau Daily Times (mo)
added Nov 24, 2015 03:46
A group of House minority lawmakers has written to public health officials to complain about the alleged violation of the anti-smoking law by Best Sunshine International, Ltd.’s temporary casino in T Galleria, which they’ve described as an “unenclosed sm
Nov 24, 2015 Saipan Tribune (mp)
added Nov 23, 2015 22:03
The report by consultancy KPMG was presented privately on November 11 to a committee of Macau’s Legislative Assembly. At that time only an outline of the findings was given to the media. The most prominent of the findings revealed at that time was the s
Nov 23, 2015 GGRAsia (mo)
added Nov 23, 2015 01:28
The complete KPMG report on the impacts of a full smoking ban for gaming operators will be accessible to the public in the future, according to MGM China’s CEO and executive director, Grant Bowie.
Nov 17, 2015 Macau Daily Times (mo)
added Nov 17, 2015 17:35
A study from consulting firm KPMG says a full smoking ban inside Macau’s casinos could lead to a 16-percent decline in gross domestic product (GDP) for the city. The study was commissioned by Macau’s six gaming concessionaires.
Nov 12, 2015 GGRAsia (mo)
added Nov 12, 2015 14:44
Macau’s six casino operators yesterday presented the complete KPMG study into the proposed smoking ban to the Second Standing Committee of the Legislative Assembly, arguing that a total ban could negatively impact GDP, while compromising social welfare i
Nov 12, 2015 Macau Daily Times (mo)
added Nov 12, 2015 12:21
Lawmaker Andrew Chan Chak Mo said that the city’s six gaming operators and the Macau Gaming Junket and Entertainment Association (AMJEM) insist that the government should not ban smoking lounges in casinos.
Nov 12, 2015 Macau News (mo)
added Nov 12, 2015 12:20
Since the adoption of the Tobacco Prevention and Control Law on January 1 2012, tobacco control enforcement agents have performed a total of 927,739 inspections, resulting in 29,958 charges to people who have been caught smoking in forbidden places, the H
Nov 9, 2015 Macau Daily Times (mo)
added Nov 11, 2015 20:31