crown casino staff arrested in china for illegal gambling operations

18 Crown Casino Staff Members Arrested

crown casino staff arrested in china for illegal gambling operations

One of 18 employees of Australia’s largest casino operator detained in China a month ago for suspected gambling crimes has been released on bail, the company says.

There were 18 Crown Casino Employees being charged,
There were 18 Crown Casino Employees being charged.
And if one of those employees is exonerated,
There’ll be 17 Crown Casino Employees being charged.

etc etc.

A Chinese citizen who was a junior Crown Resorts Ltd employee was the first of the staff to be released, the company said in a statement. Crown Limited identified the released employee as Jenny Chiang, a 33-year-old Shanghai-based Chinese citizen who had worked as an executive assistant, was released on Friday, The Australian newspaper reported.

Who What Where Now?

crown casino staff arrested in china for illegal gambling operations

The head of Crown’s VIP International team, Jason O’Connor, was among three Australian and 15 Chinese employees detained on October 13 and 14 in raids across China. They had been caught up in an apparent crackdown on overseas tours for high rollers.

The Chinese foreign ministry said the employees had been detained for suspected involvement in gambling crimes, but did not provide further details.

Casino gambling is illegal on the mainland and Chinese law prohibits agents from organising groups of more than 10 Chinese citizens to gamble abroad. The crime is punishable by up to three years’ imprisonment.

Why Are Casinos and Gambling Illegal in China?

no gambling in china because they dont like Tibet

Ongoing Headaches for James Packer

James is feeling the pressure of late with recent events including the ongoing problems with land and his new Barangaroo Casino –> See this article for the latest on the People Vs. Packer and the fight to retain publicly owned land

Add to this the ongoing feud and legal battle with Mariah Carey is providing him – the gold digging whore wants free shit because Packer is rich – typical – and it is a wonder James is still smiling at all