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A fugitive Chinese businessman's high-profile bet in Myanmar

Yatai City development under investigation for illegal cross-border gambling

She Kailun was born in China's Hunan Province, has Cambodian citizenship and is the chairman of Yatai International, which he registered in Hong Kong for $13. (Illustration by Dong Biqi)

A high-profile investment project in Myanmar backed by a reclusive Chinese businessman who has done business under at least four names fell under scrutiny for allegations of illegal gambling operations, bringing to light the investor's shady business history.

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