The World Bank wants a stricter regulation for Philippine casinos

All casinos in the Philippines must be covered by anti-money laundering legislation, said the World Bank.

Malta suspended GLX Services license

The Malta Gaming Authority decided to suspend GLX Services Ltd’s gaming license.

Online gambling taxes in Russia up to 100 percent

The Russian government plans to increase taxes on online gambling revenue at least one hundred times higher than at present.

Leicester gambling industry under scrutiny

The city council created a task group to investigate the consequences of gambling and its report on the activity has been released.

Daily Fantasy Sports shutted down in New York

FanDuel and DraftKings accepted a settlement to quit doing business in New York as they wait for a resolution via new legislation on DFS.

UK’s online gambling on the rise

Since 2014, the UK Gambling Commission requires online operators to be licensed in the country strengthening the industry and upgrading the sites’ quality.

Gambling legislation in Florida hits a stumbling block

After Florida’s Senate Appropriations Committee removed two gambling bills from its docket, the legislation looks unlikely to progress.

Tasmania Government to decide on casino monopoly

The Wrest Point in Tasmania is the only casino allowed to operate in the state.

Native American tribe challenges a federal judge’s decision

The Aquinnah Wampanoag, filed a notice of appeal after a ruling that would block them from building a gambling hall in Martha’s Vineyard.

Daily Fantasy Sports operators cease operations in Hawaii

Honolulu City Prosecutor issued a cease and desist order against DraftKings and FanDuel after Hawaii’s AG stated that DFS operations were illegal in the state.

California coming closer to daily fantasy sports regulation

The Government Organisation Committee passed a bill that would allow websites to legally offer DFS services.

European Parliament adopted a Digital Single Market report

The European Gaming and Betting Association is thrilled to learn the news.