Latvia's Ministry of Health is recommending stricter requirements for gambling arcades and casinos, as a survey reveals worrying levels of gambling addiction.
New Zealand has opened a public consultation on whether it should have its own online gambling regime, in a bid to tackle offshore gambling sites and address the rising popularity of online gambling.
Ladbrokes Coral Group’s “systemic failures” in detecting the use of criminal proceeds in gambling will cost new owner GVC Holdings £5.9m, one of the biggest penalties in UK history, and force a...
A portfolio shuffle in the UK government has unexpectedly seen the member of parliament in charge of arts, heritage and tourism add gambling to her portfolio, to match her current concentrations on...
The UK Gambling Commission is to review the gambling licences of seven on-course bookmakers for allowing a 16-year-old to place bets.
Ireland is set to walk back its planned €10 maximum gaming machine stake following public concern over the fact that as much as 90 percent of the country’s slot machines are effectively unregulated.
The Kenya Revenue Authority has said that ten betting firms are tax compliant, a vital step in convincing the government to restore their seized gambling licences.
Gamblers surveyed by the UK Gambling Commission describe their own habits as a "bit of fun" which they engage in while "always in control", but see other people as those with a problem who are ...
Latvia has introduced penalties for players participating in unlicensed online gambling and is in the process of implementing a national register for self-exclusion.
Cyprus has brought into effect a host of additional requirements and restrictions for integrated casino-resort related marketing, including a daytime prohibition on advertising.
The UK Gambling Commission has warned that many video game publishers, including industry giant Valve, are not doing enough to close down the unregulated marketplaces which nudge loot boxes into...
There is an association between people who identify as problem gamblers, suicidal thoughts and loneliness that “warrants further investigation”, according to the results of a small-scale research...
Paddy Power has successfully generated headlines through a seemingly controversial sponsorship of football team Huddersfield Town, as the bookmaker leaves football fans questioning whether or not...
Camelot has criticised a UK government decision to raise prize and sales limits for society lotteries, including the Health Lottery and People's Postcode Lottery, saying it could blur the...
Germany has banned online casino games and the offering of lottery products is restricted to the state monopolies. Changes to the regulatory regime agreed in early 2019 would lift the cap of 20 on...
GambleAware says its Bet Regret "think twice" campaign has better awareness from its target young male audience than the UK gambling industry's long-running "When the Fun Stops, Stop" campaign.

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