Thousands of Taiwanese police stage coordinated raids on illegal gambling operations, including two major online gambling networks.
A Taipei city councillor is forced to publicly deny media reports that he ran up a debt of $309k playing the Taiwan Sports Lottery.
Residents of Taiwan's Penghu County vote against authorizing casino gambling by an even wider margin than the 2009 referendum.
Tsai Ing-wen made a last ditch appeal for residents of Penghu County to say no to casinos ahead of a referendum in the outlying island.
The wait will soon be over for Taiwan’s next attraction—a casino.
It won’t be long before residents in Taiwan’s outlying island of Penghu will have to decide on whether they will allow casinos.
It would be the first time in seven years that another referendum was held in the island—if a referendum really takes place in June.
The results of Taiwan’s recently held elections could mean trouble for the country’s prospects of gaming expansion.
Two more high stakes gambling operations were busted in Taiwan several days ahead of the country’s presidential polls.
Police in China's Guangdong province crack 83 cases related to underground banking between April and November, 7x more than in all of 2014.