Gambling losses in Australia have reached US$18.3 billion over the last year and an all-time high.
The commission said that it won’t challenge the ACT’s decision to move on with the merger between Tabcorp and Tatts.
A council in Sydney asked to limit poker machine licenses in the area and asked other councils to do the same.
Australian iGaming operators are trying to stop Victoria from adopting a 15 percent tax on online betting like they have in other states.
As William Hill and Crownbet negotiate a potential fusion, Paddy Power Betfair joins the discussion.
The country released the statistics that show that sports betting grew 13 percent year-on-year in the 2015-2016 period.
The first quarter of fiscal year 2018 has seen Tatts Group’s revenue boosted by a 6.8 percent thanks to strong lotteries jackpot results.