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Israel allows online lottery

The Ministry of Finance agreed to allow online lottery and other games to residents.

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Israel to shut down state-sponsored gambling

The Finance Minister shut down 500 slot machines and 150 keno machines.

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Israel Court orders lottery to turn on machines

The High Court had ordered the lottery monopoly to shut down the gaming machines.

NRGbinary accused of conducting a gambling scam

NRGbinary a web domain registered by an Israeli in London allegedly defrauded hundreds of people out of anywhere between US$10,000 and several hundreds of thousands of dollars.

Tourism Minister pushes for casino in Israel

Yariv Levin, Tourism Minister will be meeting with officials of the government to look at possible options for opening a hotel-casino.

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Israel ponders on gambling reform

A report on gambling drafted by the Israeli government has recommended limiting the growth of the industry without reducing its current scope.

Israeli Ministry of Finance banned horse races betting and slot machines

Finance Minister Moshe Kahlon has accepted the recommendations of the Commission announcing a ban on slot machines and on betting on horse races.

Chinese consortium acquires Playtika

The Israel-based online casino games company caught the eye of a Chinese consortium led by Shanghai Giant Network Technology.

Netanyahu’s casino plan faces strong opposition

Moshe Kahlon, Israel’s Minister of Finance has attacked Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s plan to open a casino in Eilat.

Israeli Finance Ministry releases paper on gambling legalisation

The paper details the social and economic costs but also the economic benefits the creation of casinos may bring to Israel.

A casino in Israel may become a reality

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is discussing the proposal with Minister Yariv Levin and Transportation Minister Yisrael Katz.

Religious groups against Israel casino

A religious coalition strongly opposes the projected casino in Israel after they learnt the prime minister and the Likud party are in favour of the initiative.