Headlines Tagged with Macau — 164 headlines found
Earnings at Macau's six biggest casino operators dropped by 40 per cent in the first half of the year as Chinese president Xi Jinping's corruption crackdown continued to take its toll on the only part of China where gambling is legal.
Aug 19, 2015 Financial Times (uk)
added Aug 19, 2015 10:57
Secretary for Social Affairs and Culture Alexis Tam Chong Weng said Tuesday there would be no more smoking lounges in local casinos once a blanked smoking ban is implemented in the gaming industry. The policy secretary attended a Q&A session in the legis
May 14, 2015 Macau News (mo)
added May 14, 2015 01:17
No, the region’s $45.2 billion-a-year gaming market didn’t collapse into the South China Sea. In fact, the new smoking rules have been the least of the problems to beset Macau this year. The Chinese gaming enclave has experienced four straight months o
Oct 27, 2014 Casino City Times
added Oct 27, 2014 15:28
Oct 27, 2014 GGRAsia (mo)
added Oct 27, 2014 15:27
Oct 13, 2014 GGRAsia (mo)
added Oct 13, 2014 13:43
The majority of casinos and gambling premises in Macau have already submitted draft plans for the setting up of smoking lounges. This comes just a month ahead of the implementation of the full smoking ban on mass market gaming floors.
Sep 3, 2014 Macau Business Daily (mo)
added Sep 3, 2014 12:41
operators will have to set up their VIP and premium mass rooms in “separate areas” or isolate them with “physical or architectural barriers” from the main casino floor if smoking is to be allowed in those private rooms, said the city’s gaming regulator o
Jul 4, 2014 GGRAsia (mo)
added Jul 4, 2014 11:55
[Macau] Govt says it’s delayed naming venues that flunked air quality standards in springtime tests until process plays out
The government has not yet published names of casinos that failed a second check on air quality within designated smoking zones because some of the venues have appealed against the findings.
Oct 2, 2013 Macau Business Daily (mo)
added Oct 2, 2013 02:43
Secretary for Social Affairs and Culture Cheong U reiterated that the government is determined to reduce, or even cancel, the smoking areas in casinos and slot machine parlours that are not able to meet minimum air quality standards.
May 6, 2013 Macau Business (mo)
added May 6, 2013 14:03
Since January last year and up until Tuesday, a total of 8,913 people had been fined for breaking the city’s smoking ban, the Health Bureau said yesterday. The figure includes both the full smoking ban in public areas and the partial smoking ban inside
Jan 17, 2013 Macau Business (mo)
added Jan 17, 2013 07:33