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  1. News - Hong Kong - GAMING

    HK film boss Charles Heung may face casino probe

    Posted Aug 26th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Reuters US$100,000 credit transfer for alleged triad chief could land Las Vegas casino in trouble HK film boss faces gambling probe A gambling credit transfer of US$100,000 for a Hong Kong film company executive could be investigated by casino regulators in America because of his alleged triad links. The transfer was on behalf of Charles Heung Wah-keung, chairman of Hong ...

  2. Whistle-blowing site takes aim at organised crime in Macau's casinos

    Posted Mar 11th 2012, 12:00am

    ... multibillion-dollar casino industry is set to make a few powerful enemies, just like its namesake. Already, as we report today, a shot has been fired across the bows of United States-based CasinoLeaks-Macau.com by gaming regulators in the cash-rich former Portuguese enclave. They have accused it of having a hidden agenda. Led by Jeff Fiedler, a career trade union official who is now director ...

  3. Macau casino sued in law firm theft case

    Posted Mar 07th 2012, 12:00am

    ... allegedly took clients' money to fund his gambling habit in Macau. The firm, K&L Gates, is also taking action against the casino, which it claims was aware that the funds had been ... a writ at the High Court earlier this week against Melco Crown Gaming (Macau), which runs the City of Dreams and Altira Macau casinos. The firm is seeking a court order to find out how much ...

  4. Fears jailed triad chief may return to Macau casinos

    Posted Apr 17th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Niall Fraser and John Carney Security officials in Macau fear that jailed triad kingpin 'Broken Tooth' Wan Kuok-koi could stage a return to the VIP casino business on his release from prison- a move they worry could take the sheen off the city's gaming success story. Casino regulators will step up the scrutiny of applications for VIP junket licences- the businesses ...

  5. Triads guilty over plot to murder casino dealer

    Posted Oct 24th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Yvonne Tsui Five Wo Hop To triad members were convicted by a Court of First Instance jury last night of charges arising from their part in a plot to murder a casino dealer who had earned millions of dollars in tips from the winnings of 'Yuen Long God of Gambling' Siu Yun-ping in Macau casinos. See Wah-lun, 30, Tang Ka-man, 31, Wong Chi-man, 26, Yeung Chun-kit, 22, ...

  6. God of Gambling lent HK$20m to casino dealer in Macau, court told

    Posted Oct 09th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... to chase after it. Siu told the court he lent the money as a personal loan to casino dealer Ma Hon-cheung, who worked for Cheung Chi-tai, nicknamed 'Tsang Pau', operating two gambling halls in Macau casinos, including the Chengdu hall in the Sands. The Chengdu was run by Cheung Chi-tai, the court has been told. Siu said Ma originally asked him for about HK$15 million ...

  7. Triad plan to abduct casino dealer upgraded to murder, court told

    Posted Sep 17th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Ming-yee, testifying under immunity in the Court of First Instance, said he and five other Wo Hop To triad members were told to abduct casino dealer Wong Kam-ming on May 15 last year and 'break ... given earlier, Lau said Wong had become the target of the abduction because he had ordered a hit on a casino customer, 'Lang Tou Ping'- also named by the prosecution in court as Siu ...

  8. Five accused of plot to kill casino chip dealer on triad boss' orders

    Posted Sep 12th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... billions of dollars in Macau casinos. The Court of First Instance heard that a sixth member decided against joining in and tipped off police. They then raided a Yuen Long village house where ... and killed. The prosecutor said 'Tsang Pau' operated a gambling hall in a Macau casino to which Wong Ka-ming had once brought a customer. The customer, Siu Yun-ping, had won billions ...

  9. Casino's cash pipe short-circuited

    Posted Mar 07th 2008, 12:00am by Danny Mok

    ... duct, which linked cashier's offices, police said. The suspect, surnamed Wan, 34, is a technician at a casino in central Macau. He took the cash, exchanged it for chips and started trying his luck at gambling tables- and lost HK$60,000- police said. Police received a report from the casino on Tuesday and found the broken duct in the basement. The cash container and gauze were ...

  10. Murder of Macau casino driver linked to dispute over profits

    Posted Sep 06th 2007, 12:00am by Fox Yi Hu

    ... Fox Yi Hu A dispute over casino profits led to the brutal murder of a driver for a VIP gaming hall, Macau prosecutors said yesterday. Wan Luen-weng, 39, was stabbed in the stomach ... Prosecutions Office said there was strong evidence that the murder was linked to casino proceeds. Five suspects aged 17 to 35, including four Macau residents, were arrested last week in a cross-border ...




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