Tag Archives: gaming Inspection and Coordination Bureau
- Paulo Martins Chan on strengthening Macau junket industry
January 16, 2017
In this interview with CalvinAyre.com’s Stephanie Raquel, Paulo Martins Chan of the Gaming Inspection and Coordination Bureau (DICJ) reveals the steps taken by Macau to promote the junket industry. It was dubbed as the Achilles heel of what seemed to be a healthy gambling industry in Macau. A decade ago,...
- Wynn Palace has yet to avail itself of 25 extra gambling tables
January 10, 2017
Officials of the Gaming Inspection and Coordination Bureau (DICJ) are still waiting for Wynn Macau to request the 25 extra gambling tables for its Wynn Palace resort in Cotai. Wynn Palace was awarded 100 mass gaming tables before it opened in August, to be followed by 25 more tables on...
- 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 casino regulator warns public about illegal online gambling sites
June 15, 2015
Macau’s top gambling regulator has warned local residents about online gambling sites fraudulently advertising themselves as operating with the regulator’s blessing. On Friday, Macau’s Gaming Inspection and Coordination Bureau (DICJ) posted a statement to its website emphatically stating that the government in the world's top casino gambling hub “has never...
- Return of ‘Broken Tooth’ Koi prompts questions about ‘VIP Promoter’ status
July 31, 2013
Macau’s gaming regulations are coming under increased scrutiny following news of the imminent return of former triad leader ‘Broken Tooth’ Koi to the special administrative region’s VIP casino business. Having served over 14 years of a 15-year sentence for loansharking, criminal association and illegal gambling, former 14k triad leader Wan...
- Macau gaming regulators invited to Nevada; Venetian Macao sues deadbeats
January 24, 2013
Nevada gaming regulators have followed up on their unprecedented visit to Macau by encouraging a reciprocal visit to Nevada by the director of Macau’s Gaming Inspection and Coordination Bureau (DICJ), Manuel Joaquim das Neves. Macau Business Daily quoted Neves describing the recent visit by all three Nevada Gaming Control Board...
Dragon Corp. wants to bring blockchain to Macau’s casino floors
September 25, 2017
Parisian Macao battling Legionnaires’ Disease outbreak
April 25, 2017
Melco Crown preps rebirth as Melco Resorts & Entertainment
March 17, 2017