Macau casino junket magnate Alvin Chau has been placed under compulsory detention over an illegal gambling and money-laundering case. Photo: Bloomberg
Macau casino junket magnate Alvin Chau has been placed under compulsory detention over an illegal gambling and money-laundering case. Photo: Bloomberg
Crime

Macau casino junket magnate to await trial behind bars after being deemed flight risk in cross-border gambling, money-laundering case

  • Alvin Chau and 10 others stand accused of being part of syndicate that facilitated gambling in mainland China
  • The ring is said to have set up an illegal betting platform in the Philippines that allowed Chinese gamblers to place bets online

Topic |   Crime
Macau casino junket magnate Alvin Chau has been placed under compulsory detention over an illegal gambling and money-laundering case. Photo: Bloomberg
Macau casino junket magnate Alvin Chau has been placed under compulsory detention over an illegal gambling and money-laundering case. Photo: Bloomberg
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