The Hong Kong Jockey Club has cancelled tonight’s entire race meeting at the Happy Valley racecourse after the inclusion of a racehorse owned by a hardline, pro-Beijing Hong Kong lawmaker prompted...
Industry trade group the Latvian Gaming Business Association has condemned the Ministry of Finance’s plan to raise slot machine taxes by 44 percent in 2020.
Swedish online gambling licensees should not wait to hear a "code word" or cry for help before they exercise their duty of care for players, Swedish Gambling Authority (SGA) officials said during...
The UK’s Advertising Standards Authority has banned adverts by Coral and BetIndex for encouraging frequent gambling and for failing to disclose the risks of using a product respectively.
A New York state senator is hoping a comprehensive study of gambling in his state will persuade his fellow lawmakers and Governor Andrew Cuomo to finally enact legislation to halt the exodus of New...
With a largely transient customer base and cash-centric business model, casinos are on the front lines of the fight against money laundering — but with unique methods of gathering information at...
William Hill’s latest advertising campaign has sparked yet more debate in the UK about responsible gambling, as problem gambling groups, charities and ex-Sky Betting & Gaming CEO Richard Flint...
After months of warnings, a frustrated Philippine finance minister has ordered the Bureau of Internal Revenue to shutter tax-delinquent online gaming operations, ruling out any compromise on...
The International Betting Integrity Association (IBIA) has voiced concerns about Lower Austria's proposed retail and online betting legislation, which includes limits on stakes per bet plus a ban...
Poland’s largest bookmaker STS has bought a stake in Swedish-listed Better Collective as part of a drive to expand its international presence, while the country’s state-owned lottery operator pays...
Companies applying for sports-betting licenses in Brazil would have to affirm that neither they nor their technology providers have ever operated illegally in “regulated markets”, according to a...
Although the Fox Bet brand is unlikely to receive much exposure on National Football League (NFL) broadcasts in the near future, The Stars Group (TSG) will continue to integrate its “Fox Sports...
Despite calls for German states to agree a unified strategy on online gambling, a Bavarian politician backing a broad licensing regime said she believes any kind of agreement is still a long way off.
A former chief executive of Novomatic has been nominated to the European Commission to head budget and administration functions and is likely to be handed oversight of gambling.
Spain’s most popular political party has pledged to heavily regulate gambling advertising, treating it similarly to tobacco products that are all but banned from any marketing. 
Macau Chief Executive-elect Ho Iat Seng has backed the firm establishment of an upper limit to the number of casino concessions in the forthcoming revision of Macau’s gaming law.

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