Suncity case raises broad questions for Macau gaming [video]

The arrest of Suncity Group head Alvin Chau has likely put the final nail in the coffin for the junket industry, at least in Macau, but the potential fallout goes far wider.

Newpage Consulting principal David Green, who is an expert in Macau’s gaming law, says the case seems to clarify a question that has been debated for some time over whether Beijing views the border between the mainland and the gaming hub as an international frontier.

In this week’s Face-to-Face interview, Green tells us that the distinction carries worrying implications for the wider gaming industry in Macau.