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Online gambling in Portugal takes step backwards

The struggle that local operators face to get new customers impacted on Portugal’s online gambling second quarter results.

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Pennsylvania poker room take rose six percent

Poker tables within the Pennsylvania casino industry took in US$4.67 million, raising six percent year-to-year.

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Casino win 2.9 pct up in Nevada

The local control board released the 12-month totals that marked the end of the 2016-17 fiscal year.

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Japan to set lower GGR levies than Macau

Concerns on GGR levies’ rate for integrated resorts in Japan seem to be settled as the central government estimates them to be at 25 percent.

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West London lost 100 million to slots in 2016

According to a study by Landman Economics, west London gamblers lost over £100 million to slot machines last year.

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China experiences lottery sales decline

According to new data, monthly lottery sales in China fell slightly in June, after three months of good results.

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Macau’s VIP growth could be unsustainable

Nomura reported that the VIP revenue increase in Macau is likely too high for the government’s taste.

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Pagcor increases net income

The Philippines’ gaming regulator revealed that net income has grown during the first six months of the year.

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Kenyan firm takes tax hike to court

SportPesa has decided to move to court the tax imposed to gambling firms’ revenues, signed by President Kenyatta.

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Mass market in Macau to face uncertainty

According to a note from Morgan Stanley analysts, mass market revenue could face some hurdles in Macau.

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Macau VIP GGR grows 34 pct

The local gaming regulator revealed that during the second quarter of the year VIP GGR grew 34.8 percent year-on-year.

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Table games revenue up in Pennsylvania

The local gaming control board revealed that during the 2016-2017 fiscal year Pennsylvania increased table games revenue.