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Paul Ndung’u, the former chair of Pevans East Africa, the entity behind SportPesa in Kenya, has accused the company’s foreign shareholders of siphoning more than $250m to offshore accounts at the...
As more of Argentina’s provinces move to regulate online gambling, the national government is proposing to apply an increased federal tax to all online bets as part of its 2021 budget.
Greek sports media on Wednesday reported that the Greek government is close to authorising an additional €30m "rights" payment on betting activity to support the country's football clubs during the...
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...
As sportsbook operators spent record amounts in bonuses in September as part of an ongoing battle to gain market share, states that permit tax deductions for promotional play found themselves in...
Codere says it is leading the charge for Buenos Aires licence in the city's new online gambling framework.
A U.S. Internal Revenue Service (IRS) memorandum published last week confirmed that the fees players pay to participate in daily fantasy sports contests are gambling expenses, akin to wagers on...
Nineteen applications, including four from new entrants, are being scrutinised ahead of a December launch date of the new online market, according to the chairman of the Hellenic Gaming Commission,...
An attempt in South Africa’s Western Cape province to update gambling regulations has stalled due to differing legal opinions on its constitutionality.
Greece's betting and lottery giant OPAP could see its effective tax rate drop sharply this week, as its extended concession contract is expected to begin, but that prospect is hard to swallow for...
Tanzania is among a group of increasingly attractive gambling opportunities in Africa thanks to new regulations, industry experts have said, but Nigeria remains the most exciting prospect despite...
The odds are against the Czech Republic loosening the cumbersome in-person registration process that has impeded growth in the online gambling industry, a Prague-based lawyer has said.
Finnish organisations relying on backing from the country’s gambling monopoly are calling on the government to fund them directly, to distance themselves from the gambling industry’s tanking public...
Revenue at Swedish privately-owned online gambling companies reduced significantly in July and August, according to new data, suggesting the government's coronavirus-linked online casino...
The Danish Ministry of Taxation is pushing ahead with plans for a 40 percent gaming tax increase, despite admitting the hike will likely double unlicensed online gambling activity.
Italian betting exchanges may be forced out of the market following regulator clarification on the country’s new turnover tax.

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