BREAKING NEWS: Labour Day Golden Week boosts May gaming results above MOP10 bln for first time since pandemic outbreak

The Labour Day Golden Week has boosted May gross gaming results by 24.3 per cent when compared to the prior month to some MOP10.4 billion (US$1.3 billion), the highest monthly amount since the pandemic started, data published today (Tuesday) by the Gaming Inspection and Co-ordination Bureau (DICJ) reveals.

The holiday period between May 1 and 5 reported the highest daily visitor numbers in the SAR since the pandemic started and average daily revenues of some MOP600 million, however, numbers quickly subsided in the remaining of the month.

In cumulative terms, gaming revenues between January and May amounted to MOP42.4 billion, a 28.7 per cent increase year-on-year.