Macau casinos are ingesting money hand over fist. Although the rate of growth is slowly, revenues continue to rise in the gambling that is chinese, which ingests about seven times as much in casino winnings as Las Vegas each year. This suggests that there should be money that is enough go around for everyone on the market, but casino workers say that the wealth isn’t finding its means into their pouches.
Workers at Galaxy Macau planned a protest week that is last the resort in response to a neighborhood trade union’s allegations that salaries at the resort were ‘disrespectful’ to some workers. That follows protests a week earlier at the venetian, which is owned by the las vegas sands.
‘For both Galaxy and Sands we are not governing down a hit,’ said Ieong Man Teng, president of a local labor group referred to as Forefront of Macao Gaming. Local media reports have suggested that August 28, which is the Venetian’s anniversary, could possibly be a strike.
Foreign Workers Barred From Numerous Jobs
In Macau, casino workers have fair amount of leverage thanks to labor regulations that do not allow foreigners to work at casino tables. Who has created an environment where locals enjoy a jobless rate of simply 1.7 percent, plus in which casinos must offer wages that are competitive purchase to retain their staff. That leverage is only expected to increase Continue reading “Macau Casino Workers Want Better Pay. Macau workers are demanding better pay”