Brazil aims at sports betting

Whilst the country has not regularised the gaming industry yet, authorities may formalise the sector.

Taiwan gambling bill is stepping strongly

Taiwan industry’s legalisation achieved the support of the current national government.

Arkansas group wants to create three new casinos

Arkansas Wins needs 84,859 signatures before July 8 to place the issue on the ballot.

New Jersey group determined to defeat casino expansion

Southern New Jersey businesses, political and casino leaders have their minds sets on defeating the November ballot question to authorise two new casinos in the state.

Czech Republic issued new gambling law

The recently approved gambling law regulates online operators, casino licensing process and taxation deals.

Online gambling rejected in South Africa

Sports betting services are the only legal gambling allowed for the online market in South Africa.

Russia wants to criminalise unlicensed gambling

The Russian government has submitted a bill to the State Duma introducing criminal punishment for unlicensed gambling activities out of specialised gaming zones.

New hearing to regulate DFS in New York

After passing the committee hearing, a bill to regulate daily fantasy sports in New York will be moved on to the Senate Finance Committee.

California

Poker Player Alliance opposed amendments in California bill

Along with a coalition formed by PokerStars, the Alliance is trying to legalise online poker in California.

Pennsylvania online gambling bill was postponed

The online gambling proposal approved by the Pennsylvania House will not be passed until at least the autumn as it was left out of the state’s spending bill.

Albany is set to legalise DFS

A Daily Fantasy Sports bill will have to be approved by both houses and signed by the governor.

poland

Amendments to Poland online poker legislation revealed

The Polish Ministry of Finance unveiled numerous amendments to the European country’s current Gambling Act.