The consultation, slated for Wednesday, was put off by local regulators as a tropical storm led the city to raise its warning signal. The Chinese enclave had previously canceled two other public gatherings, with only one remaining for next Tuesday before the 45-day consultation period concludes on October 29. Local government has said it will not extend the period.
acau has canceled its third public meeting on a proposed gambling review. The consultation was meant to take place so officials could assess public opinion on tightened casino rules in the Chinese gaming hub.
Local regulators put off the meeting, scheduled for Wednesday, citing typhoon Kompasu as the main reason for doing so, reports Bloomberg. The tropical storm has seen the city raising its warning signal to No. 8, indicating a severe form of storm.