ireland

Ireland to launch betting tax review

The Finance Department launched a review on the current betting tax regime.

france

New French casino cruise ships regulations

The Official Gazette published a new decree that establishes the conditions to operate casinos on French merchant ships.

vietnam

Vietnam PM considers local’s participation

The Prime Minister of Vietnam is considering the possibility to allow local residents to enter the Grand Ho Tram casino.

A football lottery could soon be allowed in China.

Football lottery could be allowed in China

The Chinese government might soon open up to a domestic football lottery following the sport’s continuous growth in the country.

UKGC reviews 888’s license

The UKGC is reviewing online gambling operator 888’s license and its compliance with social responsibility measures and problem gamblers exclusion.

Saskatchewan

Saskatchewan to review the gaming industry

The Canadian province Saskatchewan will conduct a review on the gaming industry in order to look into new ideas.

Isle of Man to change regulation.

Isle of Man to change casino regulation

A bill proposal is set to amend existing regulations in the Isle of Man to prevent money laundering and establish more effective licensing rules.

New Jersey to expand racing services

Racing operations in New Jersey may be able to include sports betting services for local players.

PAGCOR to issue new offshore online licenses

PAGCOR has introduced a new class of gambling license for operators that provide betting on sports in markets regulated by foreign bodies.

India to tax lottery tickets.

India to implement controversial tax

The government is expected to place a 28 percent tax on lottery tickets in India and has raised unrest among local operators.

cyprus

Cyprus completes casino evaluation process

The government of Cyprus is now waiting for the authorisation process to end, which is the last step for the country to allow casino construction.

uganda

Uganda to modify its gambling taxes

An official from Uganda expressed his concerns regarding the current situation of the gambling industry in the country.