Headlines Tagged with Macau — 164 headlines found
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
[Asia-pacific, Korea - South, Singapore] Macau Casinos Are Fuming as China's Gamblers Puff Away Elsewhere
A bill being considered by Macau legislators to fully outlaw smoking in casinos promises to set the city’s 35 betting parlors further apart from rivals in Singapore and other Asian gaming destinations. While a blanket ban would be a victory for public hea
Sep 10, 2015 Bloomberg News
added Sep 11, 2015 00:23
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
The Health Bureau and Smoking Control Office met with casino workers’ association and assured the frontline workers that the authority will strictly enforce the new regulations that require casinos to designate at least half of floor areas as non-smoking
Jan 11, 2013 Macau Daily Times (mo)
added Jan 11, 2013 09:10
Mar 15, 2012 Macau Daily Times (mo)
added Mar 16, 2012 00:00