South Korea’s Paradise Co and Grand Korea Leisure (GKL) have shuttered their seven casinos for two weeks to prevent the spread of the COVID-19 coronavirus, despite a flattening national infection...
While lotteries continue to operate in many U.S. states where casinos have shut down, the impact of the coronavirus response has already begun to show itself in decreased sales and extra steps to...
The UK arcades industry is eligible for business rates breaks denied to the bookmaking industry and most shut as requested last weekend, dodging controversy over seaside crowding.
Latest monthly Lottery and Betting Tax Report data from the Bundesministerium der Finanzen (German Federal Ministry of Finance). The data released for the country contains the following information...
Latest half-yearly data from Hong Kong-listed Summit Ascent Holdings. The data released for the operator contains the following information: Revenue from gaming & hotel operations, profit/loss...
The Australian federal and state governments have shut down the bulk of land-based gambling outlets, including casinos, for “at least six months”, as part of a nationwide social distancing campaign...
With online bookmakers desperate to retain bettors during the coronavirus epidemic, concerns are growing that player protection standards will fall by the wayside.
The Netherlands Gambling Authority (KSA) is adamant that opening up online gambling will benefit Dutch consumers, as it admits the ban on online gambling is effectively impossible to enforce with...
The closure of the state’s gaming industry will cost the southern Nevada economy an estimated $38.9bn, according to the Nevada Resort Association.
Empire State lawmakers pushing mobile sports betting and New York City casino licenses have said the coronavirus-driven economic crisis strengthens their case, but the timing of legislation remains...
Fixed-odds betting turnover across World Lottery Association (WLA) members grew by 34 percent to around US$55.8bn in 2018, driven by more than $10bn of incremental betting activity in China alone...
All UK bingo halls, casinos and betting shops must close their doors as the government intensifies efforts to contain the country’s accelerating coronavirus epidemic.
Latest annual data from the World Lottery Association (WLA). The data released for the industry body contains the following information on a lottery-by-lottery and regional basis: Total sales,...
Latest monthly Visitor Arrivals Report data from DSEC of Macau. The data released contains the following information: Visitor arrivals to Macau by place of residence, including a breakdown of...
Poland’s Ministry of Finance has heralded its enforcement actions against grey market operators as a success, claiming to have reduced the size of the country’s grey market by more than 60 percent...
The UK Gambling Commission has warned not to slack on compliance or take advantage with marketing during the coronavirus outbreak, while elsewhere casinos are to close in Canada and Mexico, and the...

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