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China’s move to criminalize gambling bad news for junkets

China’s move to criminalize efforts to lure Chinese nationals overseas to gamble spells more bad news for Macau's junket sector, which was already facing tough trading conditions. 

China reviews law to criminalize gambling companies luring Chinese

The Chinese Standing Committee of the National People’s Congress will conduct a second review on an amendment to the country’s criminal law, proposing a new crime definition for overseas gambling operations aimed at luring Chinese citizens, state-owned news agency China News Service reported.
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Chinese Movements During Golden Week [Infographic]

It is not, as some Western media have said because the Chinese do not dare to travel. With 637 million domestic trips during Golden Week, it shows that people are not afraid to travel.

China racing gets government backing

Racing in China has received government backing following the unveiling of a five-year blueprint for the country’s equine sector in which the promotion of the sport and a related lottery form a key part of the strategy.
500 .com auditor resigns over disagreement on Japan bribery case

500 .com auditor resigns over disagreement on Japan bribery case

Online sports lottery provider 500 .com has announced that its auditor, Friedman LLP, resigned last week in connection with the Japan bribery case, and...
China gambling outflows deemed national security threat

China gambling outflows deemed national security threat

The Ministry of Public Security’s International Cooperation Department Director-General Liao Jinrong reportedly told a conference in Beijing last week that about RMB1 trillion (US$145...

AGB Webinar: Winning the Chinese Tourist & China Tourism Blacklist

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Winning The Future Chinese Tourist

Winning the Chinese Tourist & China Tourism Blacklist

The AGB Webinar hears from Professor Wolfgang Arlt of COTRI, Shirley Tam of Okada Manila and Desmond Lam of UMAC to discuss future expectations...

Will Beijing’s sabre-rattling affect Chinese travel decisions?

China’s threat to draw up a blacklist of countries targeting gambling is most likely directed at the online industry, though may be enough to deter some travellers even if the government doesn’t follow through with its action.
Winning The Future Chinese Tourist

AGB Webinar on this week: Future China Tourism

This week, Asia Gaming Brief will be hosting its hotly anticipated AGB Webinar on the Future of Chinese Tourism, set for Wednesday, 23rd September...

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