Sixty-five people were caught in several estates during an eight-day multi-agency operation earlier this month, the Singapore Police Force (SPF) said on Friday (Jun 21).
More than 30 people have been arrested or are being questioned in Vietnam for allegedly running two online gambling rings or betting through them.
In China, drones are playing a key role in investigating illegal gambling. Last month, Chinese authorities employed drones to locate illegal mobile casinos in Anhui Province, leading to the arrest of 35 suspects. A concealed gambling den — apparently housed temporarily in tents — continually relocated — so it was difficult for police to conduct a raid — and organizers had guards on watch for police activity.
Najib Razak has denied any knowledge of a gaming company sponsoring a police working trip overseas during his tenure as prime minister.