Yiu Ling Kwong is the chief operating officer (COO) of Imperial Pacific’s Saipan Casino. Mr Kwong has over 40 years of experience in the Macau gaming industry providing support on casino and gaming operations as well as staff training and development.Mr Kwong most recently served as an executive vice president of casino operations for Macau-based MGM China Holdings Ltd. The executive started his career at STDM SA, the parent firm of Macau casino operator SJM Holdings Ltd.
Imperial Pacific International Holdings Ltd is set to open its integrated resort, Imperial Pacific Resort Hotel in Saipan, on Thursday, July 6, 2017, according to a company press release on Monday. “This spectacular new casino is set to redefine luxury as part of Saipan’s exciting development into a world center of leisure and entertainment,” said […]
Imperial Pacific International Holdings Limited, the operator of Saipan’s only casino, announced record growth in both revenue and profit for the six months to end-June, though further growth is likely to be capped until its new casino and hotel opens next year. Total revenue reached HK$3.98 billion ($513 million), with revenue from VIP gaming operations […]
Hong Kong-listed Imperial Pacific finally opened the casino portion of its $3.1-billion IR project on the Pacific island of Saipan on July 6, though the group still faces hurdles in completing the resort. The company has generated considerable buzz since it opened a temporary facility which has been generating multi-billion dollar levels of VIP rolling volume from just 16 tables.
Imperial Pacific Holdings says its resort on the Pacific Island of Saipan will open in the first quarter of this year, despite concern over funding problems for the proposed $7 billion project. The operator, which is currently working out of a temporary facility on the island, had initially planned a Chinese New Year opening, but in a recent stock exchange filing changed the wording about its planned debut to say the Imperial Pacific Resort will hold a soft opening in Q1.