Gross revenue from Macau’s casinos grew 16.3 percent year on year in April to 20.162 billion patacas (US$2.52 billion), according to data released by the Macau Gaming Inspection and Coordination Bureau.
Accumulated gross revenue from January to April reached 83.64 billion patacas (US$10.455 billion), an increase of 13.8 percent compared to the 73.517 billion patacas recorded in the first four months of 2016.
In 2016, gaming revenues from Macau’s casino reached 223.210 billion patacas (US$27.901 billion), or a contraction of 3.3 percent over the amount recorded in 2015, of 230.840 billion patacas.
At the end of 2015 there were 38 casinos in Macau owned by six concession holders, 20 by Sociedade de Jogos de Macau, six by Galaxy Casino, five by Venetian Macau, four by Melco Crown Jogos (Macau), two by Wynn Resorts (Macau) and one by MGM Grand Paradise, which had a total of 6,304 tables and 15,769 slot machines.
(Macau News / Macauhub)