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June 17, 2021

Year-on-Year

Gambling revenue in Macau falls 3.2% in October

Gambling revenue in Macau falls 3.2% in October
The figure was in line with analyst expectations of a drop of 3% to flat growth and up from September’s monthly haul of 22.1 billion patacas, Reuters reports.
Macau | 11/04/2019

The figure comes after tempered demand from high-roller gamblers due to slowing economic growth amid the Sino-U.S. trade war and protests in neighbouring Hong Kong.

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asino revenue in the Chinese enclave dropped 3.2% in October year on year, to 26.4 billion patacas ($3.27 billion).

October’s figure comes after China celebrated its 70th anniversary of the founding of the People’s Republic at the start of the month. Typically high-roller customers stay away during national holiday periods, leading to lower VIP gaming revenues.

The figure was in line with analyst expectations of a drop of 3% to flat growth and up from September’s monthly haul of 22.1 billion patacas, Reuters reports.

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