Articles tagged “integrated resorts”

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Wynn Resorts Confirms It’s Opening First Casino in UAE

Integrated resort operator Wynn Resorts confirmed that it would be operating a casino at its resort in Ras Al Khaimah. The casino at Wynn Marjan would be “somewhat larger than” the operator’s flagship U.S. gaming venue - Wynn Las Vegas, CEO Craig Billings said during the earnings call on Wednesday. Announced earlier this year, the…

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Thailand Looks to Legalize Casinos in Latest Effort to Win Back Tourists

As Thailand pulls out all stops to woo tourists, the number one tourism destination in Southeast Asia pre-pandemic is clearly feeling like it may lose out to its neighbors if it doesn't roll the dice.

Thailand Looks to Legalize Casinos in Latest Effort to Win Back Tourists

Tourism

Maldives Woos Investors to Build New Longer-Stay Tourism Models

While the "one-island, one-resort" concept will remain its unique sell, Maldives is moving to diversify its product offering, a step in the right direction. The question is, will investors bite?

Maldives Woos Investors to Build New Longer-Stay Tourism Models

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Las Vegas Sands Bails on Integrated Resort Casino Plans in Japan

It looks like the high stakes that casino operators have to put into Japan's integrated resorts scene is too much of a gamble, especially in the post-pandemic climate which makes returns on tourism investment even more uncertain.

Las Vegas Sands Bails on Integrated Resort Casino Plans in Japan

Tourism

Wynn in Early Talks to Buy Australia’s Crown Resorts

Wynn needs to expand in Asia badly as it has only one resort in the region in Macau, which is seeing a slowdown. But will Crown be a good win, especially since gaming in Australia is also weakening, and there may be new opportunities in Japan?

Wynn in Early Talks to Buy Australia’s Crown Resorts

Tourism

Japan Approves Rules for Resorts With Casinos

Looking at the new rules, Japan appears to have followed in the footsteps of Singapore in ensuring resorts that integrate casinos, entertainment shows, convention spaces, will have gambling as only a portion of the business.

Japan Approves Rules for Resorts With Casinos

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Fosun Anchors New China Resorts With Club Med and Thomas Cook Brands

Fosun bets on integrated resorts to address the needs of Chinese travelers, who are showing interest in these types of experiences. Why not use what’s already in the family? Thomas Cook and Club Med should be ever so pleased.

Fosun Anchors New China Resorts With Club Med and Thomas Cook Brands