“We are adding different amenities and attractions to continue to draw people to Singapore and keep our side ahead of the competition,” George Tanasijevich, the chief executive officer of Marina Bay Sands, told the Nikkei Asian Review in May.
MACAO — Maria Helena de Senna Fernandes has spent most of the last three decades coming up with new ideas to lure more tourists to this speck of a city across the mouth of the Pearl River Delta from Hong Kong.
Higher entrance levies haven’t stopped rich Singaporeans or those just feeling lucky from flocking to the country’s only two casinos.
THE Philippine gaming industry will sustain its growth momentum despite uncertainty in the regulatory environment, according to Fitch Ratings.
In the two decades or so since the first online casinos started to appear on the scene they have advanced beyond all recognition. Where the very first of these were undoubtedly primitive affairs, today’s online casino is, for many, just as exciting and involving as the real thing.
the current tax on premium gambling revenue for the 2 casinos stands at 5%, and now that figure will be increased to 8% from 2022. This applies to the first S$2.4 billion of gross gambling revenue, and then anything over that amount will be subject to a tax rate of 12%. In terms of mass gaming revenue, the existing 15% shall be boosted to 18% on the first S$3.1 billion, while anything above that sum will be taxed at 22%.