Headlines Tagged with Macau — 166 headlines found
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
Tobacco retailers expect sales to fall again this year due to tighter anti-smoking measures, our sister publication Business Daily reports.
Jan 3, 2013 Macau Business (mo)
added Jan 3, 2013 03:55
A total of 42 casino visitors were fined MOP400 (US$50) each, for smoking in non-designated areas in the first 19 hours after the new partial ban on smoking inside casinos was enacted, the Health Bureau said in a statement.
Jan 2, 2013 Macau Business (mo)
added Jan 2, 2013 16:28
Investment bank Morgan Stanley says that Macau’s casino gross gaming revenue growth rate in 2013 may be 2.8 percentage points “lower than normal” due to the forthcoming partial ban on smoking in casinos.
Dec 12, 2012 Macau Business (mo)
added Dec 12, 2012 13:01
Quoting a release from the Health Bureau, GGRAsia reported that only 86 out of the 155 applications, or about 55.5 percent of the total number of requests it received since 2014, were OK’d in the city state as of February 5. There are 36 registered casin
Feb 11, 2016 CalvinAyre.com
added Feb 11, 2016 20:37
The Macau gaming industry is likely to lose out financially to regional competitors if a full smoking ban is approved, said David Chow Kam Fai (pictured), co-chairman and chief executive of casino services firm Macau Legend Development Ltd.
Jun 9, 2015 GGRAsia (mo)
added Jun 9, 2015 10:57
May 25, 2015 GGRAsia (mo)
added May 26, 2015 08:11
Investors should remain cautious however. For instance, starting today, Macau started a smoking ban on the mass gaming segments, which could affect gamblers’ interest in gaming. Analysts fear that the smoking ban is broader than previously expected. Las
Oct 6, 2014 Barron's Blogs
added Oct 6, 2014 17:15
It may be a troubled time for Macau, its many casinos, and the stockholders who own them. Starting Monday next week, all casinos in the world’s largest gambling hub are set to implement strict new government curbs on smoking, as laid out in a recent sta
Oct 3, 2014 CBS MarketWatch
added Oct 3, 2014 22:09