China's southern city of Guangzhou is at the heart of plans to link a cluster of cities in the Pearl River Delta, including Hong Kong and Macau, into a Greater Bay Area rivaling Silicon Valley and Greater Tokyo as an economic hub by 2035.
Imports into Macau of endangered wildlife products more than doubled in a decade and will likely soar due to rising spending power and tourism in the Chinese territory that's the world's largest gambling hub, a report said on Tuesday.
Shares of Macau casino
companies dropped early on Monday after gambling revenue slid
more than expected in August due to slowing economic growth,
China's trade war with the United States and protests in
neighbouring Hong Kong.
Gambling revenue in the
Chinese territory of Macau dropped 8.6% in August on the year,
hit by tapering demand from high rollers, due to slowing
economic growth amid China's trade war with the United States
and protests in neighbouring Hong Kong.
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