Russia casino Tigre de Cristal is reporting a big rise in VIP play in the first six months of 2019. Moreover, according to representatives of Summit Ascent. second phase of the construction of the Tigre de Cristal will be completed in 2022.
It is expected that after the end of the first stage of the second stage, the number of hotel rooms, as well as the area of gambling establishments, will more than double. In addition, four new restaurants, an indoor beach club, a bar, a duty-free shopping center and multifunctional facilities will be built as part of this stage.
Summit Ascent Holdings reveals total operating revenue January through June 2019 jumped nearly 24 percent to HK$257.3 million ($32.8 million). The increase was the result of higher VIP win, which skyrocketed due to Macau leading high-roller junket group Suncity acquiring a 28 percent ownership position in Summit Ascent.
Tigre de Cristal — the only casino to open so far in Russia’s Far East Integrated Entertainment Zone of Primorye — is home to 250 gaming machines, 50 table games, a 121-room five-star hotel, and various amenities that include restaurants and retail shopping.