belgium discusses gaming bills

Belgium proposes gambling restrictions

The opposition party from Belgium has reportedly proposed better restrictions on licensed gambling.

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Sydney council wants to stop pokies

A council from western Sydney asked to stop poker machines in order to reduce gambling-related problems.

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Kenyan betting firms against tax rates

Local operators are urging the government to review the new regulations that impose a 35 percent of gross profits.

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Gambling petitions to be heard in India

This week the Telangana High Court will hear the petitions that questions the online gaming ban in the state.

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ESSA welcomes regulatory interest

The sports betting integrity body is content with the attempts of tackling betting fraud and sports manipulation.

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Illinois resumes lottery games

After the authorities decided to cancel games due to a state budget crisis, lottery officials announced that it has resumed sales.

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New regulation penalties unveiled by the UKGC

The local gambling commission UKGC revealed that operators who violate regulations are set to face higher penalties.

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Casino ID in Japan could alienate customers

An LDP lawmaker expressed his concerns over the possibility of including casino ID checks, as the measure could discourage gamblers.

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Indian city worried about online poker

Bengaluru still doesn’t know whether online poker is a legal activity or not, and operators are worried about taxes.

PAGCOR warned about unlawful payments to officials.

Pagcor warns licensees about unlawful payments

After reports of gambling licensees offering bribes to public officials, Pagcor has issued a warning for all operators about its “No Gift Policy”.

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Goa extends casino relocation deadline

The state government reported that the deadline to relocate the five offshore casinos on the Mandovi river was pushed to September.

Tomakomai will assess IR projects.

Tomakomai to work with IR operators

The Tomakomai government is targetting IR operators to work with them in order to compile the “Tomakomai IR Master Plan” by the end of next March.