As Judy Huang’s husband prepared to hit Macau’s gaming tables, the 33-year-old mother from mainland China was more drawn to the Venetian resort’s shopping plaza, home to a fake grand canal, crooning gondoliers and brands from McDonald’s to Dior.
Las Vegas Sands Corp. asked a Nevada judge to set aside a $101.6 million verdict in favor of a Hong Kong businessman who won a trial over claims that he helped the casino operator win its gaming license in Macau.
Galaxy Entertainment Group Ltd., the Macau casino operator founded by billionaire Lui Che Woo, said it will boost the budget for the second construction phase of its Cotai resort by HK$3.6 billion ($464 million).
Sky 32, an elite oasis of luxury on the 32nd floor of the Galaxy Macau casino, offers commanding views, a waterfall, a bar with vintage single malt whiskeys -- and six sumptuous rooms where players must commit to betting at least 10 million yuan ($1.6 million) per visit.
Galaxy Entertainment Group Ltd., the Macau casino operator founded by billionaire Lui Che Woo, plans to spend as much as HK$60 billion ($7.7 billion) to expand operations on the increasingly popular Cotai strip.
Sands China Ltd., the Macau casino operator controlled by billionaire Sheldon Adelson, posted a 63 percent jump in first-quarter profit as it drew a record number of visitors and pledged to increase its dividend.
Galaxy Entertainment Group Ltd., the Macau casino operator founded by billionaire Lui Che Woo, posted a 29 percent increase in first-quarter earnings and said it is seeing signs of improved demand from high-stake gamblers.