The Macau Metro Monitor, June 1, 2011
MONTHLY GROSS REVENUE FROM GAMES OF FORTUNE DICJ
For May, Macau GGR was 24.31 BN MOP (23.60 BN HK$, 3.04 BN US$), up 42.4% YoY.
GOVT EXPENDITURE RISES 115% IN JAN-APRIL Macau News
Macau govt’s expenditure in the January-April period stood at 10.4 BN patacas, up 115.6% YoY. Direct gaming taxes accounted for 84% of the total revenue, compared with 83.8% in the first four months of 2010.
CHINA'S HOME PRICES ROSE IN MAY FOR NINTH MONTH AS SMALLER CITIES CLIMB Bloomberg
According to SouFun Holdings, the nation’s biggest real-estate website owner, China home prices rose 0.5% MoM in May. Residential prices increased in 76 out of 100 cities tracked by SouFun, with average home values nationwide climbing to 8,819 yuan ($1,361) a square meter (10.76 square feet).