Tuesday, March 28, 2023

Tag: hotels

Five percent growth in Mississippi’s aggregated gross gaming revenues

It’s good news down in Mississippi as aggregated gross gaming revenues for April reportedly grew five percent on the year prior to reach $184m. This increase is down in no small part to the state’s gulf 12 Gulf coast properties breaking previous records for takings in the month. Figures from the Mississippi Department of Revenue highlight that the dozen venues, which...

Lawrence Ho: “It’s about building beyond gaming”

Speaking during his opening keynote address at G2E Asia, Lawrence Ho, chairman and CEO at Melco Resorts and Entertainment highlighted what sets the company apart from its competitors, and gave an insight into his vision for the future. Back in 2008 our competition thought, ‘if you build it, they will come’. They set their sights low. I refuse to think...

Baha Mar drives tourism growth as Rosewood hotel opens

The launch of a Rosewood-branded hotel in late May has completed the $4.2bn Baha Mar integrated resort’s phased opening. The resort now operates a total of 2,300 rooms, suites and villas, in addition to the largest casino in the region and other amenities. The 237-room Rosewood Baha Mar is the third hotel to open at the resort, joining The Grand Hyatt...

Resorts World Manila to add Okura brand Hotel

Travellers International Hotel Group has signed an agreement with Tokyo-based Hotel Okura Co. to operate the new hotel under the premium Japanese brand at Resorts World Manila (RWM). The 191-room hotel will be constructed inside the RWM casino complex and is expected to open in Q4 2018. The two companies also agreed to construct another 13-storey hotel with 380 rooms in...