Tuesday, May 21, 2019

Malaysia

Penang police find hidden Georgetown casino

Penang police arrested 12 people in a raid on an underground casino in Georgetown. Police said they believe the casino, which they monitored for...

37 killed in Genting Highlands bus accident

  Thirty-seven people were killed in Malaysia's worst ever road accident when a public bus from the Genting Highlands casino resort complex plunged into a...

Natural Avenue reports revenue gains

  Revenues for Natural Avenue Sdn. Bhd., the Sarawak lottery operator, rose about 2 percent in the second quarter to RM$236.9 million ($72 million). The...

Johor police seize 8,812 gambling machines

  Johor police arrested 1,351 people for illegal gambling and seized 8,812 gambling machines in the course of 3,294 raids on cyber cafes and other...

Police seize nearly 700 computers from Borneo cyber cafes

Sabah police have been busy raiding illegal cyber gambling cafes. Police conducted 15 raids during July in Penampang and Putatan, arresting 57 people and...

Genting partners with Hollywood

  Genting partners with Hollywood Genting Group will team up with Hollywood’s Twentieth Century Fox studio to build a M$400 million ($153 million) theme park at...

Genting Highlands theme park to be relaunched

  The Genting Group plans to close the theme park at its flagship Genting Highlands resort for at least two years from September 1 for...

Sarawak police seek dice killer

  Sibu police are hunting for a bettor who allegedly cut the throat of Hasreh Ismail, the banker running an illegal holo dice game. Three...

Kuching police raids net eight

    Kuching police raids net eightPolice in Kuching arrested five people for allegedly gambling illegally on the dice game holo. Three women were arrested in...

Women arrested in Miri raid

  Police in Miri arrested 13 women, including one seven-months pregnant, for alleged illegal gambling at a house after two days of surveillance. The police...

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