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The Time a Corrupt Chinese Official’s Mistress Told Me to Run
May 28, 2015
The Time a Corrupt Chinese Official’s Mistress Told Me to Run
A conversation from 2007 contrasts sharply to today's anti-corruption campaign in China.
The Time a Corrupt Chinese Official’s Mistress Told Me to Run
Macau Gambles on More Casinos Amid Downturn
May 06, 2015
Macau Gambles on More Casinos Amid Downturn
Is the “Las Vegas of the Far East” taking too big a gamble?
Macau Gambles on More Casinos Amid Downturn
Macau: The Poster Child for 'One Country, Two Systems'
December 20, 2014
Macau: The Poster Child for 'One Country, Two Systems'
Today, Macau is a "one country, two systems" success story, but economic problems could threaten its stability.
Macau: The Poster Child for 'One Country, Two Systems'
Boxing's Great Leap Forward
December 12, 2014
Boxing's Great Leap Forward
Pro boxing is taking off in China, helped by the emergence of a home-grown star.
Boxing's Great Leap Forward
In Macau, China's 'One Country, Two Systems' Is a Success
October 14, 2014
In Macau, China's 'One Country, Two Systems' Is a Success
3 reasons why Macau won't see Hong Kong-like protests
In Macau, China's 'One Country, Two Systems' Is a Success
After Hong Kong, Macau?
October 11, 2014
After Hong Kong, Macau?
While Hong Kong protests, Macau is experiencing a political awakening of its own.
After Hong Kong, Macau?
World Cup Scores Big in China
June 26, 2014
World Cup Scores Big in China
Despite an awkward time difference and the absence of a Chinese team, the World Cup is drawing a huge audience in China.
World Cup Scores Big in China
South Korea OKs $805 Million ‘Foreigner-Only’ Casino Resort
March 18, 2014
South Korea OKs $805 Million ‘Foreigner-Only’ Casino Resort
Caesars said the complex could open in time for the 2018 Pyeongchang Olympics.
South Korea OKs $805 Million ‘Foreigner-Only’ Casino Resort
Las Vegas Firm Wants to Make Japan Asia’s Next Gambling Destination
February 25, 2014
Las Vegas Firm Wants to Make Japan Asia’s Next Gambling Destination
Billionaire CEO of Las Vegas Sands “will spend whatever it takes” to enter the Japanese market.
Las Vegas Firm Wants to Make Japan Asia’s Next Gambling Destination
Casinos in Tokyo: An Olympic-Sized Cash Cow?
September 30, 2013
Casinos in Tokyo: An Olympic-Sized Cash Cow?
With the 2020 Olympics bid clinched, the case for legalizing casinos in Japan has received a boost.
Casinos in Tokyo: An Olympic-Sized Cash Cow?
The Clash in Cotai: Pacquiao and Rios Meet, Hype Macau Fight
August 08, 2013
The Clash in Cotai: Pacquiao and Rios Meet, Hype Macau Fight
Manny Pacquiao and Brandon Rios are preparing for China’s biggest boxing match ever.
The Clash in Cotai: Pacquiao and Rios Meet, Hype Macau Fight
Manila Opens $1 Billion Casino
March 18, 2013
Manila Opens $1 Billion Casino
The Philippine capital is building an “Entertainment Island” in Manila Bay. The earnings could be huge.
Manila Opens $1 Billion Casino
SE Asia Hits ‘Jackpot’ With Casinos
November 10, 2012
SE Asia Hits ‘Jackpot’ With Casinos
The gambling industry has been a boon for local coffers, but the social ills that accompany casinos linger on.
SE Asia Hits ‘Jackpot’ With Casinos
China’s GDP Numbers: A Mixed Bag
October 19, 2012
China’s GDP Numbers: A Mixed Bag
While the economy has slowed, opinions vary on what comes next. Is another boom possible?
China’s GDP Numbers: A Mixed Bag
China's Tone Deaf Officials
January 24, 2012
China's Tone Deaf Officials
A number of gaffes in recent years highlight how out of touch local Chinese Communist Party officials are.
China's Tone Deaf Officials
October 22, 2009
Another Wine Health Perk; Some Asia Trends
This week a study revealed possible good news for type 2 diabetics.of drinking age. The new findings suggest that a compound contained in red wine may work to moderate insulin levels, as was shown in experiments with mice. Resveratrol, found in red w
Another Wine Health Perk; Some Asia Trends
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