The Japanese government’s vast set of voluntary rules to combat problem gambling will make the business of running an integrated resort tough going, according to a former Nevada casino executive.
Despite taking a hammering at the polls during the European elections and losing its upper hand in the ruling coalition, Italy’s populist Five Star Movement is continuing with its tough rhetoric on...
GVC Holdings has gifted its shirt sponsorship of English football club Sunderland AFC to a charity, as the company implements one of its safer gambling initiatives launched earlier this year.
Japan’s ruling coalition has shelved its plans to seek Diet approval for a new casino control commission this summer, pushing back the establishment of the gambling watchdog into next year and...
The Australian state of Victoria has announced tighter rules for online betting operators that will ban unsolicited direct marketing and complimentary bets that pay out winnings which must be...
Cyprus' National Betting Authority has said it is determined to strengthen its supervisory role and the country's regulatory framework, as it looks to develop and modernise the local gambling...
Chinese lottery revenue has fallen by more than 13 percent for a second consecutive month, the result of an unprecedented effort by Beijing to depress industry revenue in light of “irrational...
A Swedish investment bank has initiated coverage of sports-betting affiliate Better Collective in one of the first in-depth treatments of the sector, a step which comes as affiliates try to launch...
After the passage of the Online Gambling Act in 2019, a royal decree that will define the date it will come into force and the technical aspects is expected to be adopted later the year. The online...
Norway has probably the strictest gambling regime in Europe, but it is "inevitable" it will someday follow its "big brother", Sweden, in licensing online gambling, a trade group executive has...
U.S. Congress members push for higher slot reporting thresholds, Sky Bet’s Flint leaves the industry and Saipan casino secures mystery Japanese funding.
GVC Holdings is optimistic that online casinos will be approved in Germany from June 2021 and would be "disappointed" if officials try to enforce a ban before then, executives said on Thursday.
Scandinavian gambling operators Veikkaus and Paf are expecting a hit to profits from responsible gambling measures, including player spending limits.
Unless gaming companies set aside their competitive instincts and work in solidarity to reduce problem gambling, U.S. federal and state government regulations are only going to become more onerous,...
The Czech Republic’s Ministry of Finance is preparing a bill that will introduce several longed for amendments to the country’s Anti-Money Laundering Act.
The UK Gambling Commission has today fined four operators a total of £4.5m for failures in anti-money laundering (AML) policy and keeping customers safe.

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