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Green light for Goa and Sikkim casino reopenings

Coronavirus live updates: Green light for Goa and Sikkim casino reopenings

The latest news and updates on the Covid-19 (coronavirus) - with regularly updated information relating to new cases, travel restrictions and other information to...

Air fares soar on Hong Kong/Singapore bubble news

The cost of air tickets between two major Asian financial hubs jumped within 24 hours of Singapore and Hong Kong unveiling plans for a travel bubble that wouldn’t require people to quarantine upon arrival.

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Hong Kong-Singapore travel bubble a small step forward

Hong Kong-Singapore travel bubble a small step forward

The Hong Kong-Singapore travel bubble agreement is certainly a step forward in the process of the emergence from the Covid-19 pandemic, but few signs suggest that excessive optimism is warranted at this early stage.

Hong Kong-Singapore travel bubble agreed in principle

Singapore and Hong Kong have reached an in-principle agreement to establish a bilateral air travel bubble, which will exempt travelers from quarantines or stay at home notices.

Genting Cruise Lines hiring staff for resumed voyages

Genting Cruise Lines said on Thursday that it is recruiting Singaporeans to work on its ship World Dream, weeks before the commencement of a pilot scheme allowing two cruise lines to resume services with enhanced Covid-19 safety protocols.

HKJC to play key role in China plan to promote horse racing

The Jockey Club’s HK$3.7 million facility in Conghua – and its expertise in betting – could become key planks in China’s bold new plan to establish a standardised national horse racing industry.
Suncity wins three investor relations awards

Suncity wins three investor relations awards

Suncity Group Holdings has been given three investor relations awards from the Hong Kong Investor Relations Association.

Genting HK soothes investor nerves on funding

Genting Hong Kong’s results briefing provided some reassurance that the loss-making company will be able to raise enough funds from the investment community without needing other entities in the group to bail it out.

Genting chairman spending personal wealth to try to save Hong Kong firm

Lim Kok Thay, chairman and CEO of Genting Berhad, is pledging almost his entire stake in troubled cruise ship operator Genting Hong Kong as...

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