Tag Archives: Myanmar
- China lottery sales dip; Myanmar e-lottery could hire int’l firms
July 24, 2017
China’s lottery sales took a slight dip in June but sales remain up over the first half of 2017. On Sunday, China’s Ministry of Finance announced that mainland lottery sales fell 0.3% year-on-year to RMB 33.8b (US $5b) in the month of June. In a reversal of recent trends, welfare...
- One Championship posts impressive social media growth following Myanmar event
July 6, 2017
July 2017 – Singapore:The largest sports media property in Asian history, ONE Championship™ (ONE), hosted a blockbuster event in front of a packed Thuwunna Indoor Stadium in Yangon, Myanmar last Friday, 30 June, posting record-high social media growth statistics. ONE: LIGHT OF A NATION saw Myanmar crown its first ever...
- Aung La N Sang crowned new one middleweight world champion with unanimous decision over Vitaly Bigdash
July 3, 2017
PLUS: SAW MIN MIN WINS YANGON FLYWEIGHT TOURNAMENT ALSO: MEI YAMAGUCHI EARNS HER FIRST VICTORY IN ONE CHAMPIONSHIP WITH SUBMISSION OVER JENNY HUANG Yangon, Myanmar: The largest sports media property in Asian history, ONE Championship™ (ONE), electrified the Thuwunna Indoor Stadium with another blockbuster evening of authentic martial arts. The...
- China freezes 1,000 Myanmar bank accounts linked to gambling
June 21, 2017
More than 1,000 bank accounts belonging to Myanmar traders have been frozen by Chinese authorities as part of an ongoing gambling probe in the Yunnan province. Myanmar media outlets reported three banks based in the Yunnan province suspended the bank accounts last week. The bank accounts, which have estimated deposits...
- Asia’s cross-border gambling ring busted
November 28, 2016
Chinese authorities busted a “cross-border gambling ring” with illegal operations extending to Laos and Myanmar. Reuters reported the syndicate were allegedly responsible for smuggling 400 Chinese national out of the mainland and into Laos and Myanmar, which is in violation of the Chinese law. The smuggled Chinese nationals were either...
- Two Myanmmar casinos now under government scrutiny
August 8, 2016
Two casinos that have been operating in Myanmar for more than two decades have been put under the government’s microscope for possible gambling violations. Myanmar Times identified the two casinos that are now on a regional government watch-list as Grand Andaman Resort, located on the 1800-acre Thahtay Island, and Victoria...
Okada Manila plans to build port for large cruise ships
September 26, 2016
Philippines bans govt officials, employees in casinos
July 18, 2016
DJI Holdings rebrands as BNN Technology
September 22, 2016