Macau welcomed more than 15 million visitors between January and June 2017, a 5.4 per cent gain compared to visitor figures for the very first half of 2016. Better still for Macau tourism interests, more than eight million stayed immediately, a 13 percent year-over-year enhance.
Macau visitor arrivals by atmosphere, land, and ocean are traveling to more respectable heights.
The information supplied by the Macau Statistics and Census Service supplied a strong report for the Chinese casino enclave. Incoming arrivals from Mainland China are also up for the half that is first of, with 10.3 million Chinese citizens venturing to Macau so far this year.
These figures provide promising numbers as casino resorts continue to focus more heavily on appealing to your masses of low- and mid-stakes clients instead of catering entirely to VIP high rollers.
Macau’s ability to attract new visitors has led to an influx in gaming revenue. Gambling enterprises in the world’s gambling hub that is richest won $2.50 billion in June, the market’s 11th straight month in the black. Year-to-date video gaming income is outpacing 2016 by more than 17 percent.
After three years of decreasing gaming income, Macau kicked off its 2017 campaign with a busy Chinese brand new Year. The day observes the latest moon of the traditional lunisolar Chinese calendar, which was January 28 in 2017, it is commonly celebrated as a we