Monday, June 27, 2022


Title image
Russia targets illegal activities as gambling revenue falls


Russia is getting serious about cracking down on illegal gambling, which is having a significant impact on the development of the country’s gambling

Title image
Croupier and two accomplices arrested for embezzlement


A croupier from Macau and two gamblers from mainland China have been arrested on the weekend for embezzling at least HK$450,000 (US$57,550) from a cas

Title image
International ties strengthened in fight against match fixing


A new agreement signed between Victoria police and international integrity body ESSA (Sports Betting Integrity) is set to assist authorities in target

Title image
Licensed poker venue raided by Mumbai police


A poker club in the Santacruz area of Mumbai was raided by the Crime Branch of the Mumbai police on Friday, Glaws reports. It is understood that the c

Title image
Casino cage thief detained by PJ


A VIP cage operator who stole nearly HK$5.5 million (US$704,700) worth of chips and cash in 2016 has been apprehended by authorities, according to a r

Title image
Five Koreans arrested for illegal football gambling


Five South Korean nationals were arrested on Tuesday for illegal football gambling, local media reports. Provincial police deputy chief Chea Kimsan sa

Title image
Police arrest six over illegal remote gambling


Six suspects were arrested last week in Singapore for their alleged involvement in providing remote gambling services and taking part in remote gambli

Title image
Casino financier arrested for illegal detainment


A Chinese casino financier has been arrested for illegally detaining a Korean national who failed to settle his debt, local media reports. Chinese nat

Title image
Gambling-related kidnappings rise over last 12 months


Gambling-related kidnappings and arson saw a significant hike over the past twelve months in Macau, says the director of the Judiciary Police, Chau Wa

Title image
Resilient loan-sharking ring busted by PJ


The Judiciary Police (PJ) have arrested another 15 alleged members of a Mainland-linked loan-sharking ring, Macau News reports. The spokesperson said

Title image
Manila police prepare to file charges against RWM


Police authorities in Manila are preparing to file criminal charges against the management of Resorts World and its security agency for the deaths of

Title image
Police throw cold water on IPA expansion plans


The Indian Poker Association has suspended poker operations at the YMCA Club in Ahmedabad and has put its plans to open more poker clubs in the city o

Title image
Indian police uncover ingenious live betting device


Authorities in Uttar Pradesh busted an illegal betting ring on Friday, and have uncovered an inventive betting device which allow bets to be placed si

Title image
Police take down $13 million online gambling ring


Police have busted a VND300 billion (US$13.3 million) online gambling ring in Vietnam, arresting six individuals, local media reports. Among those arr

Title image
Jack Lam possible return to the Philippines


Philippine National Police (PNP) chief Director General Roland “Bato” Dela Rosa told reporters on Wednesday that gaming tycoon Jack Lam has put ou

Title image
Congress urged to probe gambling tycoon “protector”


Following the revelations that Chinese gambling tycoon, Jack Lam, had offered to pay bribes for the release of 1,316 Chinese nationals arrested in a g

Title image
Police to investigate online rummy website Ace2three


Telangana police have filed a case against online rummy website following complaints that the company was duping players by manipulating

Title image
No plans for online gambling: Malaysian police


Malaysian authorities have noted that there are no plans to legalize online gambling, saying that the people have enough means to gamble as it is, lo

Title image
Kerala government orders probe against single digit lotteries


The Kerala government has ordered a probe into single-digit lotteries after complaints of lottery fraud, local media reports. In response to a notice

Asia Gaming Brief is a news and intelligence service providing up to date market information for worldwide executives on relevant gaming issues in Asia.

3rd party / Cookies
Show settings
Contact us

PO Box 1139, Macau SAR
Tel: +853 2871 7267
Fax: +853 2871 7264

Asia Gaming Brief