Video Arcade

Proposals for internet cafes to rein in sex and violence

The government is to introduce voluntary regulations on a six-month trial period

Access to sex, violence and gambling over the web should be banned at internet cafes, according to the latest government proposals to regulate the industry.

Friday, 11 July, 2003, 12:00am

Proposals for Net cafe content ban

Access to sex, violence and gambling over the Web should be banned at internet cafes in Hong Kong, according to the latest government proposals to regulate the industry.

11 Jul 2003 - 12:00am

Arcade robbed

Four robbers made off with $130,000 worth of computer boards and more than $7,000 in cash from a video arcade in San Po Kong.

30 Aug 1996 - 12:00am

Youths lured to play video games for cash

YOUTHS as young as 11 have discovered a video game that pays out up to $1,000.

Police are concerned youths are being exploited by illegal gambling operators who are converting arcade games into money-making slot machines.

7 Feb 1996 - 12:00am

Arcade attack

A GANG wielding hammers burst into a Shamshuipo video arcade yesterday and caused $500,000 damage. The owner did not know why his shop was attacked.

25 Jan 1996 - 12:00am