Demand for online gambling in Asia is already being stimulated by player’s familiarity with their favourite casino brands developed over the mobile phone and the internet. But according to the...
Online gambling operators saw their losses to cardholder not present (CNP) transactions grow by more than any other UK retail sector last year according to data released by the UK payments...
Hundreds of gambling regulators and executives from around the world gathered recently in Las Vegas to grapple with the sweeping changes technology is making in the casino industry. While the new...
Two years have now passed since the historic decision by the Italian government to begin blocking websites controlled by “unauthorised operators.” The Italian regulator AAMS believes results have...
California state Assemblyman Lloyd Levine, has introduced a study bill that would clear the way for intrastate online poker in America’s most populous state. It is a development which, while it may...
The Scottish Parliament has called for a mandatory levy on the gambling industry to be introduced in a bid to help problem gamblers....
Under the 2005 Gambling Act, certain gambling industry executives are now required to obtain personal licences on top of their company’s operating licence. Whilst the terms of the Act establish...
A new Harvard University study finds that gambling addiction may not be as intractable a problem as long thought, with recovery easier than previously believed. The study could bolster casino...
A High Court case brought by a problem gambler against bookmaker William Hill is set to draw widespread media attention to self exclusion agreements, as well as compelling gambling operators to...
Loto-Québec has revealed that there were 8 actual or attempted suicides at the three casinos it operates in the Canadian province between 1999 and 2004. The corporation was forced to release...
The Australasian Gaming Machine Manufacturers Association (AGMMA) has defended existing regulations applied to poker machines in Australia, as anti-gambling politicians plan to introduce...
Confirmation that German state lotteries have renewed plans to introduce a competitor to the EuroMillions game alongside other national lottery companies has been met with surprise from observers...
Minister of Justice Hirsch Ballin has postponed a scheduled Senate vote on a bill to grant a temporary, exclusive licence to Holland Casino to offer online casino gaming, amidst concern that the...
Germany’s casinos, battered by plummeting revenues as a result of recently enforced smoking bans, are set to begin lobbying for tax reforms to ensure survival. They insist their plight is being...
U.S. Forces in South Korea are investigating accusations that Korean nationals have been allowed widespread access to slot machine gambling facilities on their bases in South Korea. The U.S. Army...
Greatly anticipated but much criticised, the German Interstate Gambling Treaty finally came into force on January 1, 2008. Gamblingcompliance presents a summary of the Treaty’s key provisions for...

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