Tag Archives: hongbao
- Shanghai busts more WeChat ‘red envelope’ gamblers
April 18, 2017
China's WeChat messaging service struggles to keep a lid on illegal lottery pools based on its Hongbao 'red envelope' virtual credit exchange.
- China’s WeChat messaging service cracking down on ‘red envelope’ gambling pools
June 16, 2016
China's WeChat mobile messaging service launches crackdown on gambling pools that use the app's Hongbao 'red envelope' function.
- China bent on ‘cleaning the internet,’ including hongbao online gambling
August 18, 2015
China says it's detained over 15k people in effort to 'clean the internet' of crimes like gambling; Wechat 'hongbao' gambling ring busted.
AGTech inks online lottery deal with China’s Alipay
March 24, 2017
BTC China extends bitcoin withdrawal freeze into March
February 17, 2017