Hong Kong will shorten hotel quarantine for fully vaccinated travelers, providing they pass an antibody test and are not coming in from countries deemed as high risk, Bloomberg reports, citing people familiar with the situation.
Hong Kong police have arrested 79 people in raids on an illegal underground gambling den and an illegal pub.
South Shore Holdings, the operator of luxury hotel, The 13, says it has received a statutory demand from its creditor to pay its debt of HK$3.3 billion within three weeks, or it may be presented with a winding up petition from the company.
Hong Kong-listed Get Nice Holdings has told investors it expects to record an increase in profit of approximately 59 percent for the year ended March 31, 2021.
Martin Purbrick, director of Purbrick & Associates, who consults on risk related issues with a special focus on sports betting and integrity, speaks with Asia Gaming Brief Managing Editor Sharon Singleton about the boom in illegal online gambling during the pandemic, the risks for sports integrity and how regulation can help, but that not all regulation is created equal.
Genting Hong Kong, which this week said it was assessing whether it has enough financial resources to continue operating, will be permitted to offer “seacation” cruises from Hong Kong from July.
Casino cruise operator Genting Hong Kong said it is assessing whether the group will have sufficient financial resources to continue operating, and that it was concerned with the continued uncertainties brought on by the covid-19 pandemic.
South Shore Holdings, owner and operator of The 13 hotel, could lose its engineering arm in order to repay its debts to one of its major lenders.