Tag Archives: Paulo Martins Chan
- 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...
- Macau junket operator herd continues to thin
January 24, 2017
The ranks of Macau’s casino junket operators continue to shrink despite recent signs of life in the VIP gambling market. On Friday, Macao Daily News quoted Gaming Inspection and Coordination Bureau (DICJ) director Paulo Martins Chan saying the DICJ planned to authorize “slightly more than 120” VIP gaming promoter licenses...
- New rules for electronic table games in Macau expected in 2017, DICJ says
July 26, 2016
Regulations for Macau’s increasingly popular electronic table games will undergo an overhaul in the coming months. Macau casino regulator Gaming Inspection and Coordination Bureau (DICJ) plans to revise the existing regulations for electronic table games in the territory by 2017. Bureau director Paulo Martins Chan told local reporters over the...
- Macau casino regulator wants more slot machine revenue, less VIP baccarat
July 14, 2016
Macau gaming regulators want casinos to focus more attention on slots and less on VIP baccarat. On Wednesday, the Gaming Inspection and Coordination Bureau (DICJ) announced that it had conducted a series of meetings with internationally recognized slot machine certification firms, including Gaming Laboratories International (GLI) Asia and BMM Testlabs....
- Casino labor groups back Macau Casino Law revision
July 4, 2016
A plan to amend Macau’s Casino Law gets a big push from at least 11 local associations representing the interests of casino employees. Macau Daily Times reported that the association threw its support on the revision of Law No. 10/2012 or “Regulating the Conditions of Entering, Working, and Gaming Casinos”...
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