THE MACAU METRO MONITOR, OCTOBER 9, 2013
RECORD HOTEL OCCUPANCY, CASINO VISITS AT SANDS Macau Business
Sands China Ltd properties recorded 1.5 million visitors in the first week of October, up 23% YoY. Sands China executive vice-president of operations Gunther Hatt says the company’s properties were “near full capacity” for the week and its 9,000 hotel rooms were fully occupied from last Wednesday to Friday.
GOLDEN WEEK ARRIVALS WERE UP BY 6.2% THIS YEAR Macau Business
Golden Week tourist arrivals were up by 6.2% YoY. From October 1 to Monday, 901,176 tourist arrivals were recorded by the police. The Macau Government Tourist Office says mainland arrivals grew by 12.1% to more than 722,000 people during the week.