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Harry Cassin
Publisher and Editor

Andy Spalding
Senior Editor

Jessica Tillipman
Senior Editor

Bill Steinman
Senior Editor

Richard L. Cassin
Editor at Large

Elizabeth K. Spahn
Editor Emeritus

Cody Worthington
Contributing Editor

Julie DiMauro
Contributing Editor

Thomas Fox
Contributing Editor

Marc Alain Bohn
Contributing Editor

Bill Waite
Contributing Editor

Shruti J. Shah
Contributing Editor

Russell A. Stamets
Contributing Editor

Richard Bistrong
Contributing Editor

Eric Carlson
Contributing Editor

Macau businessman jailed four years for UN bribes

A Macau-based real estate developer who bribed UN officials in exchange for support for a conference center was sentenced Friday to 48 months in prison.

Ng Lap Seng, also known as David Ng, was fined $1 million and ordered to pay more than $300,000 in restitution to the United Nations.… Continue Reading

Las Vegas Sands pays $7 million to resolve FCPA criminal probe

Las Vegas Sands Corp. agreed Thursday to pay a criminal fine of nearly $7 million for Foreign Corrupt Practices Act offenses in China and Macau.

The casino and resort operator admitted that from 2006 through 2009, it paid $5.8 million to a China consultant “without any discernable legitimate business purpose.”… Continue Reading

China targets illegal money flows to Macau

China has launched a crackdown on illicit money flows to Macau as part of efforts to combat money laundering and corruption, the South China Morning Post reported.

The mainland’s Ministry of Public Security held a meeting with Macau regulators last month to address criminal activities related to the use of mainland bank cards and point-of-sale terminals in Macau.… Continue Reading