06 Feb '12, 2pm

RWS, MBS fined for social safeguard breaches #Singapore

Casino Regulatory Authority of Singapore (CRA) has fined Marina Bay Sands (MBS) $255,000 and Resorts World Sentosa (RWS) $130,000 for failing to comply with social safeguard requirements. Both casinos failed to comply fully with the social safeguard requirements which are put in place to contain and control the potential harm of casino gambling to society. These include allowing Singaporeans without valid entry levies, persons with exclusions orders and minors to enter the casinos. MBS was fined for allowing six persons with casino exclusions and two minors to enter and remain in the casino. MBS had allowed 14 Singapore citizens and permanent residents (SCPR) to enter the casino without a valid entry levy of $100 per 24 hours. The casino had also allowed two SCPRs with expired entry levies to remain in the casino. Separately, RWS had allowed one person with casino exclusio...

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