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Macau gambling revenue up 24pc

Gambling revenue rose 24 percent in Macau last month from a year earlier as gamblers from mainland China continued to fuel growth.

Gambling revenue in Macau, the only place in China where casino gambling is legal, rose to MOP24.99 billion (USD3.12 billion), Macau’s Gaming Inspection and Coordination Bureau said on Monday. First-quarter gambling revenue rose 27 percent from a year earlier.