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Jack Lam alleged to owe almost $279 million to Philippines government

In the Philippines, the Philippines Amusement And Gaming Corporation regulator has reportedly disclosed that controversial Chinese businessman Jack Lam owes the state around $278.3 million in unpaid licensing fees. According to a report from Asia Gaming Brief, 55-year-old Lam, whose given name is Lam Yin Lok, saw 1,316 of his workers arrested in November in […]

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Philippines begins deporting Jack Lam workers

In the Philippines, authorities have reportedly begun deporting more than 1,000 Chinese nationals that were allegedly found to have been working at an illegal online gaming hub owned by businessman Jack Lam. According to a report from The Philippine Daily Inquirer newspaper, the island nation’s Bureau Of Immigration sent the first group of detained workers […]

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