Monday, February 26, 2024


Adriano Ho appointed to head Macau’s gaming regulator

Adrian Ho appointed Head of Macau Regulator
Adriano Ho has been named director of Macau’s Gaming of Inspection and Coordination Bureau (DICJ), following Paulo Martins Chan’s decision to step down.Ho took up the post on 10 June.

Chinese government official heads up influential summit agenda at MGS Entertainment Show 2017

MGS Summit and Panel schedule annoucement
The Macau Gaming Equipment Manufacturers Association (MGEMA), the local association that has organised the show since its inception five years ago, has announced that Mr. Paulo Martins Chan, Director of Gaming Inspection and Coordination Bureau, will be kicking off this year’s summit as the keynote speaker on 14 November, the first day of the MGS Summit.   The speaker lineup for...

Macau Roosevelt Hotel to host satellite casino

ICR - Macau Roosevelt Hotel
The DICJ in Macau is currently debating an application by SJM Holdings to move its casino to the forthcoming Macau Roosevelt hotel.   Stanley Ho Hung Sun-owned SJM Holdings is looking to move its casino from the grandstands of the Macau Jockey Club horse track to the soon-to-open Macau Roosevelt hotel, also located on the grounds of the same complex, according...

DICJ visits GLI field office in Macau

DICJ, GLI, Gaming Laboratories International, Casino Review, Macau,
In an effort to strengthen market growth for the gaming industry, Gaming Laboratories International (GLI) recently hosted a meeting with Macau’s Gaming Inspection and Coordination Bureau (DICJ).   GLI, the only laboratory based in Macau, handles a large percentage of machine testing for the Asia-Pacific region and welcomed DICJ’s visit to GLI Asia. “We look forward to maintaining continuous communication with GLI,”...

Negligible effect for proxy betting ban, say analysts

Proxy Betting, Casino, DICJ
A new law forbidding the casting of proxy bets within Macau’s casinos will have a negligible impact on overall casino performance, local gaming analysts have claimed. The city’s Gaming Inspection and Coordination Bureau (DICJ) began enforcing the law - which demands any person placing a bet in a casino to be physically on the premises - last month, after it...