Tag Archives: terrorism
- Macau casino ops to stage terror attack drills to test response
October 17, 2017
Macau authorities are teaming up with casino operators to prepare for the unthinkable: a terror-style attack on defenseless casino customers. On Monday, the government of the special administrative region of China issued a statement detailing its ongoing discussions with Macau’s six casino concessionaires regarding ways to enhance security to protect...
- UPDATED: Resorts World Manila casino attack a suspected robbery
June 1, 2017
UPDATE: Police now say the lone gunman responsible for the attack has committed suicide by dousing himself in gasoline and burning himself in one of the property's hotel rooms. Police say that the property has now been secured. UPDATE: ISIS has claimed responsibility for the "lone wolf soldiers" who carried...
- Macau a tempting target for “spectacular” terrorist attack, says new report
January 15, 2016
Thursday’s ISIS-inspired terrorist attacks in Indonesia’s capital Jakarta have added extra urgency to a new report stressing Macau’s desirability as a terrorist target. Hong Kong-based risk consultancy Steve Vickers and Associates Ltd released its 2016 Asia Risk Assessment report on Wednesday, which includes the possibility of a “spectacular attack on...
- DC Lottery ditch idea to host iGaming on high-security network
December 8, 2011
The DC Lottery’s information technology officials have said it no longer plans to host its online gambling plan on the city’s secure DC-Net - a high-speed network built post-9/11 to ensure official communications would not be interrupted in the event of another terrorist attack. Originally planned to ensure iGaming would...
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