Tag Archives: wechat
- Macau busts casino loansharks, WeChat baccarat operators
October 26, 2017
Macau's Judiciary Police disrupts two loanshark rings that preyed on casino gamblers, as well as an illegal WeChat-based online baccarat operation.
- Caesars punts on WeChat Pay to win over Chinese gamblers in Las Vegas
August 10, 2017
In hopes of wooing Chinese visitors to Las Vegas, Caesars Entertainment has started accepting payments via Chinese digital wallet WeChat Pay.
- Macau busts another WeChat livestream proxy betting ring
June 16, 2017
Macau's Judiciary Police arrest 17 individuals accused of operating an online proxy betting ring that live-streamed casino action via WeChat platform.
- 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.
- Vegas-Beijing direct flights approved, Caesars launch WeChat room booking
September 12, 2016
First direct flights between Beijing and Las Vegas approved; Caesars Entertainment hotel rooms directly bookable via 806m WeChat users.
- 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.
AGTech inks online lottery deal with China’s Alipay
March 24, 2017
BTC China extends bitcoin withdrawal freeze into March
February 17, 2017
China only pretending to fight bitcoin
September 12, 2017