Police tracking syndicate selling counterfeit RM1 coins - Tuesday 12th of July 2005

POLICE is tracking a syndicate selling counterfeit RM1 coins after several gamblers at the casinos at Genting Highlands were caught with such coins since early this year.

In the latest case on Saturday, a 40-year-old man from Rawang was detained with 204 counterfiet RM1 coins as he was about to enter a casino about 1.30pm.

State Commercial Crime Department chief Deputy Superintendent Yahya Othman said it was the 25th of such case detected since January, which involves the total seizure of 21,063 counterfeit coins.

Other news from around the same time

Barstow casino plans diverge from gaming act - Tuesday 12th of July 2005

BARSTOW, smack in the middle of the desert route to Nevadas gaming resorts, seems suddenly to see it....


Sea is no cesspool - Tuesday 12th of July 2005

Move to stop gambling ships from dumping sewage in ocean deserves strong supportIn a state that owes....


Sharon´s Friend to Build Casino in Gaza - Tuesday 12th of July 2005

Former MK Shmuel Flatto-Sharon (pictured, right), the major player in the plans to build the casino,....


Online casino game off to a rocky start - Tuesday 12th of July 2005

Steve Kanes Waltham start-up, GameLogic, was balancing on the thin edge of a poker chip with its fir....


Nevada’s population shifted with booms, busts - Tuesday 12th of July 2005

Virginia City was the biggest city in Nevada in 1870, the year of the first federal census after Nev....


Casino company has two boards - Tuesday 12th of July 2005

The extraordinary contest between rival empowerment groups over control of Tsogo Sun has led to both....


London Clubs casino group in West End venture - Tuesday 12th of July 2005

Casino group London Clubs International is to apply for a licence on Monday for a major new venue in....


City awaits casino decision - Tuesday 12th of July 2005

With the gaming arm of the Seneca Nation of Indians likely to make its decision on the location of a....


When Gambling Becomes Obsessive - Tuesday 12th of July 2005

For a man who hasnt bet a nickel since 1989, Bruce Roberts spends a lot of time in casinos. Hes rare....


Ultimate Bet lays out its float plan - Tuesday 12th of July 2005

THE operator of Ultimate Bet, one of the world’s leading on-line poker firms, is gearing up for a ....