Macau welcomed more than 15 million visitors between January and June 2017, a 5.4 % gain compared to visitor figures for the half that is first of. Better yet for Macau tourism passions, more than eight million remained overnight, a 13 percent year-over-year increase.
Macau visitor arrivals by atmosphere, land, and ocean are flying to more respectable heights.
The data given 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 first half of 2017, with 10.3 million Chinese citizens venturing to Macau so far in 2010.
These numbers offer promising numbers as casino resorts continue to concentrate more greatly on appealing to the masses of low- and mid-stakes customers instead of catering entirely to VIP high rollers.
Macau’s ability to attract visitors that are new led to an influx in gaming revenue. Casinos in the world’s gambling hub that is richest won $2.50 billion in June, the market’s 11th straight month in the black colored. Year-to-date gaming income is outpacing 2016 by more than 17 percent.
After three years of declining gaming income, Macau kicked off its 2017 campaign with a busy New that is chinese Year. The day observes the latest moon of the traditional lunisolar Chinese calendar, which was January 28 in 2017, it is commonly celebrated as being a holiday that is w