THE M3: FEB GGR; MPEL BOND

The Macau Metro Monitor, March 1, 2013

FEBRUARY GGR DICJ

Macau February Gross Gaming Revenues hit MOP 27.084 BN (HKD 26.294 BN, USD 3.39 BN) up 11.5% YoY.

MELCO PLACES HK$460 MILLION IN BONDS Macau Business

Hong Kong-listed Melco International Development Ltd, one of the two main shareholders of MPEL, is placing HK$460 million (US$59.3 million) in bonds.  The five-year notes will pay 4.15% interest annually  The bonds are being issued by Melco International Finance Ltd, a British Virgin Islands company, and fully guaranteed by Melco International Development.  The cash will be used for general working capital and future investment purposes, according to the company.