Tag Archives: DICJ
- Beleaguered no more: Macau’s GDP accelerates 10% at start of 2017
May 30, 2017
Macau’s Gaming Inspection and Coordination Bureau (DICJ) director Paulo Martins Chan answers questions on the latest regulatory updates at the recently held Global Gaming Expo Asia 2017. Macau’s economy grew at a faster pace in the first three quarters of 2017 on the back of solid gaming and tourism growth...
- Audit on Macau’s junkets yields mixed results—so far
May 17, 2017
Macau's Gaming Inspection and Coordination Bureau (DICJ) has started auditing the city's 126 licensed junket operators as mainland China's anti-corruption drive continues. And the results had been mixed so far, according to DICJ director Paulo Martins Chan. "We had started junket audits during this year," Chan told reporters at the...
- Licensed Macau junkets shrink by 10.6% in 2016
January 25, 2017
The number of Macau casino junkets has tumbled by 10.6 percent in 2016, according to the latest figures provided by the Gaming Inspection and Coordination Bureau (DICJ). Data from the DICJ showed that the number of licensed gaming promoters in Macau dropped from 141 in January 2016 to 126 in...
- Macau revenue falls 22nd straight month
April 1, 2016
Macau casino gaming revenue fell again in March, dashing hopes that the world’s top gambling hub might have reversed its nearly two-year decline. Figures released Friday by Macau’s Gaming Inspection and Coordination Bureau (DICJ) showed March’s gaming revenue total falling 16.3% year-on-year to MOP 18b (US $2.3b). That decline extends...
- New sheriff in Macau as prosecutor named new head of casino gaming regulator
November 16, 2015
Macau has appointed a legal prosecutor as the new head of the city-state’s gambling regulator. On Friday, Macau’s Secretary for Economic and Finance Lionel Leong Vai Tac named assistant public prosecutor-general Paulo Martins Chan as the new director of the Gaming Inspection and Coordination Bureau (DICJ) effective Dec. 1. Chan...
- Macau gaming regulator to revise junket regulation
September 22, 2015
Macau gaming regulator said that it would revise junket regulation, implementing tighter rules on accounting and auditing. Macau’s Gaming Inspection and Coordination Bureau (DICJ) said Monday that the revision on the Administrative Regulation No. 6/2002, which regulates the conditions and procedures for issuing a license to junket operators, will focus...
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September 25, 2017
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April 25, 2017
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