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Stanley Ho, tenacious billionaire who built up Macao's gambling industry, at 98

May 31, 2020 - The Boston Globe

ABSTRACT

Mr. Ho, who led the transformation of the tiny territory of Macao, off the coast of China, into the world's most lucrative gambling destination, died Tuesday in Hong Kong.

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HONG KONG — Stanley Ho, the opportunistic casino tycoon who led the transformation of the tiny territory of Macao, off the coast of China, into the world's most lucrative gambling destination, died Tuesday in Hong Kong, his family said. He was 98.

In building his multibilli...