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High-EndAnxiety
MacauVIP revenuehas fallen two
quarters ina row, thesector’sworst
performance in fiveyears…So
wherehaveall thewhalesgone?
IN FOCUS
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WinningBig
Beyond theCasinos
… InSingapore, YouBet
MarinaBay Sands andResorts
WorldSentosaare two very
different gaming resortswithone
thing in common—theymakea
whole lot ofmoney away from
thegames.
INSIGHTS
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Faith,Hope
andHoTram
Vietnam’s first integrated
resort has its shareof
challenges. ChienLeehas
$20million that says they
will beovercome.
GAMBLINGANDTHE LAW
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SenseandNonsense fromCongress
Professor I. NelsonRoseweighs inon theUSCongress’
recent hearingon Internet gambling.
FEATURES
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PressureRelief
TheMacaugovernment is leaningon casinooperators to
helpease the city’s sky-highproperty prices and strained
transport infrastructure.
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RunningLate
Manila’s rampingup inabigway, but themajor
upcomingopenings are facingdelays.
BRIEFS
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RegionalBriefs
44
InternationalBriefs
46
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