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MGM expects Macau demand to improve in H2

MGM Cotai
The company opened new luxury suites at MGM Cotai in August and said it is in the process of enhancing the “F&B options focused on the gaming floors” at both its Macau properties.

IGT launches Hyper Hits link at MGM Cotai

The Venetian Macau
IGT's Hyper Hits link slot game recently made its Macau debut with an installation at MGM Cotai. “The game delivers an engaging experience that was designed specifically to meet regional player preferences,” said Michael Cheers, IGT's sales director for Asia. “Hyper Hits is one of three links that IGT recently released for Asia, and we are encouraged by our customers’ acceptance...

MGM cut ribbon on Cotai resort despite licensing uncertainty

mgm cotai
GM Cotai, MGM’s $3.4bn casino resort, opened on 13 February, despite the company's Macau gaming licence expiring in 2020.   The 1,390 room facility, offering 100 new to market tables and 77 tables relocated from MGM Macau, opened the eve of the Lunar New Year,to capitalise on holiday spending. Despite not currently offering space to the lucrative VIP market, expected after a...

MGM Cotai opening will see ‘a level of cannibalisation’

Glenn McCartney mgm cotai
  Glenn McCartney, Associate Professor in International Integrated Resort Management at the University of Macau, considers the prospects for MGM Cotai and discusses the effect of concession expiration on the territory's operators.   International Casino Review: What is your view on the MGM Cotai opening - how will it impact the Cotai Strip and is there a risk of cannibalisation at the...

MGM Cotai opening faces further delays

Casino Review, Macau, Pansy Ho
Licensing delays mean that MGM Cotai could get the Year of the Dog off on the wrong foot, missing the Chinese New Year, while analysts suggest that the smaller size of the property’s hotel rooms and its lower number of tables could lead to a slower ramp-up. The opening of the $3.4bn MGM Cotai has been delayed once again the...