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Macau: from colonial backwater to global gaming hub

Opened a decade ago this week, the Venetian Macao has had a seismic impact on the global casino business and beyond. Its developer, Las Vegas Sands founder Sheldon Adelson, has been elevated from a Vegas B-lister to arguably the leading figure in global gaming, one of the two dozen richest people in the world and […]