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Will it work? Glitzy casino opening on industrial waterfront

3 days ago   |   Boston Herald

By PHILIP MARCELO EVERETT, Mass. - A $28 million statue of Popeye by the artist Jeff Koons. Luxury, “European-style” water shuttles. Five-star hotel rooms starting at about...
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Will it work? Glitzy casino opening on industrial waterfront

3 days ago   |   Boston Herald

By PHILIP MARCELO EVERETT, Mass. - A $28 million statue of Popeye by the artist Jeff Koons. Luxury, “European-style” water shuttles. Five-star hotel rooms starting at about...
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AFC: Macau won't travel to Sri Lanka for World Cup qualifier

8 days ago   |   NBC Sports

The Asian Football Confederation says it has been informed by the Macau Football Association that its national team will not travel to Sri Lanka for a 2020 World Cup qualifier...
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Qualifying for 2022 World Cup gets underway in Asia

13 days ago   |   Saint Louis Today

SEOUL, South Korea - Qualifying for the 2022 World Cup got underway in Asia on Thursday, with Mongolia and Macau among the teams earning first-leg wins in the preliminary round.
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China Is Creating A “Greater Bay Area” To Rival Silicon Valley. What Will It Mean for Hong Kong?

China Is Creating A “Greater Bay Area” To Rival Silicon Valley. What Will It Mean for Hong Kong?

16 days ago   |   Fortune

The world's longest open sea bridge starts in Hong Kong. It opened with little fanfare and a short ceremony last October. President Xi Jinping of China marked the occasion with...
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China Is Creating A “Greater Bay Area” To Rival Silicon Valley. What Will It Mean for Hong Kong?

China Is Creating A “Greater Bay Area” To Rival Silicon Valley. What Will It Mean for Hong Kong?

16 days ago   |   Fortune

The world's longest open sea bridge starts in Hong Kong. It opened with little fanfare and a short ceremony last October. President Xi Jinping of China marked the occasion with...
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Bryan Caraway exits UFC for Battlefield FC bout in Macau vs. Raja Shippen

24 days ago   |   MMAjunkie

Ten-fight UFC veteran Bryan Caraway no longer is in the promotion, but will return this summer with Battlefield Fighting Championship. The South Korea-based promotion, which...
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Wynn slumps as high rollers stay away in Macau

Wynn slumps as high rollers stay away in Macau

1 month ago   |   Business Insider

Wynn Resorts shares slumped 5% after missing on revenue and giving weak guidance. The casino operator cited weakness in VIP gaming, and specifically baccarat. Watch Wynn...
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Las Vegas takes a hit as soft Chinese New Year weighs on baccarat revenue

Las Vegas takes a hit as soft Chinese New Year weighs on baccarat revenue

1 month ago   |   Business Insider

Las Vegas revenues fell 4% year-on-year for the first quarter as a slowdown related to the Chinese New Year weighed on business. Gaming giant MGM Resorts will report earnings...
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How much of the EU does China own? RT's Boom Bust is here with the answer

How much of the EU does China own? RT's Boom Bust is here with the answer

1 month ago   |   RT

China's investments in the EU have seen a significant surge over the past decade. Nearly 9.5 percent of the bloc's foreign-owned firms have their ownership based in China, Hong...
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