Picture: Jay Directo/AFPSource:AFPCONNECTIONS TO FLAMBOYANT WITH TRIAD TIESLong before Mr Packer and Mr Ho became pals, when the NSW Government first entertained the idea of building a casino back in the 1980s, there was one man black listed from ever having any involvement.Stanley Ho was the flamboyant of Macau casinos, renowned for steering gaming in the autonomous Chinese region to eclipse Las Vegas and survived by the 14 children one of them Lawrence Ho he had fathered with four wives when he died last May.Making his first fortune before the age of 24 smuggling goods into China while collaborating with the Japanese, Stanley was credited with transforming Macau into the world biggest casino centre.For all his success, however, Stanley was plagued by reports of his ties to members of the 14K and Sun Yee On triads the feared Chinese organised crime syndicates and accusations of money laundering.is no doubt that by virtue of the setups of the VIP rooms, Stanley has interacted with individuals that are members of triads, MGM vice president of corporate security, Kyle Edwards, stated in 2003.the extent to which it is within its power to do so, Crown will ensure it prevents any new business activities or transactions of a material nature between Stanley Huang Sun Ho or a Stanley Ho associate and Crown, any of Crown offices directors or employees or any Crown subsidiary, the VIP Gaming Management Agreement stated.Mr Packer also agreed to prevent Huang Sun Ho or a Stanley Ho associate from acquiring any direct or beneficial interest in Crown, a subsidiary of Crown, Melco Crown or a subsidiary of Melco Crown the surface, it didn look to be an issue Lawrence Ho had publicly distanced himself from his father and set himself up as the competition, and there was no suggestion he was himself involved in any criminal activity. Legally, at least, it was assumed that the two Ho men had severed all ties.Yet Stanley never truly left the fold. A secret NSW Government banning list, released as part of the inquiry, revealed that Melco biggest shareholder was a trust in the Virgin Islands called Great Respect of which he was a beneficiary until his death.Last October, Mr Packer told the inquiry he was at one time aware that Melco was partially owned by a family trust called Great Respect, but that he it no thought Mounting fallout at Packer CrownMr Packer’s $2.2 billion Barangaroo Crown project in Sydney.
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