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Parañaque court affirms Okada warrant of arrest

A Parañaque City trial court has affirmed the warrant of arrest issued earlier this year against Japanese gaming mogul Kazuo Okada, local media reports. Okada’s...

Illegal betting kingpins arrested on Sunday

India’s authorities have arrested two top-bosses of an international betting syndicate, said to have handled INR 3,000 crore (US$432.4 million) in betting transactions to...

Vietnam police bust $1 billion gambling ring

Vietnam police have taken down what is believed to be the largest-ever internet betting operation in the country, worth US$1 billion, local media reports. Last...

Seven arrested in illegal betting racket

Seven people were arrested on Monday by the Jalandhar Commissionerate Police for their involvement in an illegal betting racket, local media reports. Police Commissioner Gurpreet...

Kazuo Okada released from bail by ICAC

Japanese gaming tycoon Kazuo Okada announced on Friday he has been released from bail by Hong Kong’s Independent Commission Against Corruption (ICAC). “Mr. Kazuo Okada...

276 foreigners arrested in Makati amid crackdown

The Bureau of Immigration arrested 276 illegal foreign workers in Makati on Monday, with many of those arrested described as working in the online...

Chinese police arrest eight in online gambling ring

Chinese police have detained eight people for organizing cross-border gambling, which involves over RMB130 million (US$19.2 million), local media reports. The police were tipped...

Japan over the last week: Prefecture IR developments, corporate efforts

Miyagi Prefecture reopens the possibility of IR bid Earlier this week, Miyagi Governor Yoshihiro Murai has reversed his stance in an IR in Miyagi, and...

Eight arrested for running online gambling site

Three men and five women have been arrested in Bangkok for allegedly running an illegal football gambling site, i99bet. Last week, immigration police chief...

Police bust underground bank in Macau

Macau’s Judiciary Police (PJ) have arrested 21 mainland Chinese suspects for using illegal POS terminals to withdraw cash from bank accounts in Mainland China,...

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