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

    Posted Mar 11th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Niall Fraser niall.fraser@scmp.com It may not be WikiLeaks, but a new whistle-blowing website which says it is dedicated to lifting the lid on organised crime in Macau's 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 ...

  2. News - China - GAMING

    Macau casino 'crime watchdog' is shut down

    Posted Sep 16th 2012, 12:00am by Niall Fraser

    ... down A US-based website which pledged to lift the lid on organised crime in Macau's casinos has been shut down after just seven months. Casinoleaks-Macau.com said it would expose ... 1 this year and is planning to re-enter the casino junkets business. Wan was a junket boss before he was jailed 14 years ago for organised crime offences. ...

  3. Macau urged to plug terror and crime loopholes

    Posted Sep 12th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... now comes from the VIP rooms, often run by junket operators. New regulations require primary junket organisers to register with the authorities, but business is frequently subcontracted ...

  4. Casino chiefs fearful after run of attacks

    Posted Jul 29th 2012, 12:00am

    ... defunct Hong Kong magazine for libel 22 years ago after it claimed he was a triad leader, ran illegal gambling dens and was involved in organising a murder, have been put forward. One ... behind the attack. Macau's Judiciary Police are still investigating all four crimes. ...

  5. Corruption, triads on rise in Macau: analyst

    Posted Oct 31st 2007, 12:00am by Barclay Crawford

    ... powerful and well organised Sun Yee On triad society was focusing more attention on taking a greater cut of the enormous sums of money flooding the former Portuguese colony. 'There has been ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - CRIME

    Macau ex-gang boss arrested over alleged plot to kill

    Posted Nov 25th 2012, 12:00am by Amy Nip

    ... Chan, the hit man and the husband. Sharpened screwdrivers, 20 knives, air guns and explosives were found during the arrest. The men were arrested for organised crime, attempted murder ... was concluded two days after the sentencing of Wan, then the 14K triad boss in Macau, to 13 years and 10 months in prison for loan-sharking, money laundering and involvement in organised crime ...

  7. News - Hong Kong

    Under China's watch, Macau won't return to 'gangsters' paradise'

    Posted Aug 27th 2012, 09:24am

    ... China has firm control on Macau security and crimes despite recent murders, assault. Three murders, hammer-wielding heavies, and a high-profile police swoop have raised concerns ... authorities, detained more than 300 people and resulted in 3 jail sentences, 22 suspended prison terms and 15 people still in custody. The main crimes were drug use, illegal immigration and fake ...

  8. Upset organisers end protest early

    Posted Dec 17th 2007, 12:00am by Dennis Eng

    ... police presence. Fewer than 100 people turned up for the protest, which organisers had initially hoped would attract between 800 and 1,000. The march included more than 20 slow-riding ... called on others to join them but accused the police of blocking their attempts. About two-thirds along the route, at about 4.30pm, frustrated organisers announced they were ending the protest, ...

  9. Business - China Business - GAMING

    Gamblers will keep pouring into Macau, experts say

    Posted Dec 03rd 2012, 12:00am by Sophie Yu

    ... boss Wan Kuok-koi, nicknamed Broken Tooth, was released from prison after having served 14 years and seven months for his leading role in the 14K, the largest organised crime outfit in Macau ... organisation. "Beijing has always been concerned about the diversification of Macau's revenue," Su added. Increasing the share of non-gaming business such as theatrical entertainment ...

  10. Petty crime on the rise in Macau

    Posted Aug 04th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Chandra Wong Crime in Macau is rising this year but the city's security chief says the situation is under control. Macau reported 5,130 crimes in the first half of the year, up 10 per ... immigrants. But there had been a drop in violent crime. Mr Cheong said the increase in petty crime was the inevitable result of rising numbers of visitors from the mainland. 'Border checkpoints ...




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