Saturday, December 14, 2019

Hong Kong

Amax becomes Century Entertainment International

The proposed name change of Amax International Holdings to Century Entertainment International Holdings Limited has gone through as an effort to refresh the corporate image.

Amax reports 54 percent drop in revenue

Amax International Holdings Limited has reported a 54 percent year-on-year drop in revenues in the six-month period ending September 30 to the figure of HK$28.5 million (about US$3.6 million).

Chinese tourist growth slowed by HK protests

The explosive growth of Chinese outbound tourist travel saw a slow down in 19Q3, which analysts said have been the result of ongoing civil...

Protests force race cancellations at HKJC

The Hong Kong Jockey Club (HKJC) announced on Wednesday that it was cancelling races “to ensure the safety of its employees and racegoers” as violence between protesters and police escalates.

Anti-corruption police smash illegal HKJC bookmaking ring

The Independent Commission Against Corruption (ICAC) announced that they have arrested a total of 21 people, including six staff members of the Hong Kong Jockey Club (HKJC), in connection with an illegal bookmaking ring.

Landing International shareholding under dispute

Landing International Development chairman Dr. Yang Zhihui said he will “take all necessary and appropriate actions to protect his interests” after it was revealed...

Genting raises $453.9m in Dream Cruise stake sale

Genting Hong Kong said it has raised $453.9 million through the sale of a stake in its Dream Cruises unit to help fund the expansion of its cruise business.
Hong Kong racing

Ascot provides royal revenue boost

The Hong Kong Jockey Club has seen strong growth in its international business, with the addition of a pool on racing at Royal Ascot boosting turnover.
Hong Kong racing

HKJC to fly betting shop manager of the year to HK

The Hong Kong Jockey Club (HKJC) has said it will fly out the winner of the Racing Post/SIS Betting Shop Manager of the Year to Hong Kong for a five-day luxury holiday and tour of its facilities. 
Hong Kong racing

HKJC cancels race due to protest fears

The Hong Kong Jockey Club cancelled its Wednesday night meeting in Happy Valley due to concern about protests as the race was to feature a horse partly owned by pro-Beijing lawmaker Junius Ho Kwan-yiu. 

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