U.S. based consultancy Global Market Advisors, LLC will soon open an office in Bangkok as it seeks to expand its reach and tap a growing market in Asia.
By Gaurav Raghuvanshi and Andy Pasztor
Wall Street Journal
Raw satellite data released Tuesday by Malaysian authorities and a separate report issued by Australian accident investigators offered fresh support for views that missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 went down in a remote section of the Indian Ocean after running out of fuel.
LAS VEGAS – Gaming Market Advisors (GMA), a leading provider of economic feasibility reports and marketing strategies to the casino gaming industry, annouced today at G2E Asia the acquisition of Galaviz & Company. The acquisition positions GMA with a stronger foothold to support clients in Asia and to increase its consulting presence to associated tourism industries such as airlines and hospitality.
Ten years ago, Sands Macao’s opening change the course of Macau and global gaming history
By Muhammad Cohen
Inside Asian Gaming
As Sands Macao employees began arriving for work around 7 a.m. on Tuesday, 18th May 2004, a crowd was already forming on the street, nine hours before the casino’s scheduled grand opening. Around noon, a rumor spread that guests would receive free chips worth MOP200 (US$25), swelling the crowd. Just before 2 p.m., during a reception for invited guests, security began “freaking out,” according to an executive of Las Vegas Sands Corp. send from Las Vegas for the opening.
By Michael DeMasi
Albany Business Review
They came today dressed in suits, slightly more than 100 developers, consultants, lawyers, media reps and lobbyists participating in upstate New York’s casino siting application process, filling a conference room at the Empire State Plaza in Albany.
Mogul Looks to Attract Gamblers From Northern China to Vladivostok, Which Is Closer Than Macau
By YVONNE LEE And KATE O’KEEFFE
Wall Street Journal
HONG KONG—A consortium backed by Lawrence Ho agreed to raise its stake in a casino project on the outskirts of Vladivostok to 85%, as the gambling mogul expands his empire beyond Macau and into far eastern Russia, where operators hope to attract players from northern China. Consortium Led by Macau Mogul to Raise Stake in Russian Casino
Andrew Klebanow quoted in Macao Magazine
Macao which overtook the Las Vegas strip to become the world’s biggest gambling hub in 2006, is now looking forward to the next stage in its development.