Credit card ban for online gambling ‘vital’ says UKGC
From today, UK players will not be able to use credit cards to fund online and retail gambling activity.
Russia applies iGaming ban
The new virtual private network (VPN) has taken effect in Russia, blocking players from iGaming platforms.
Australian Senate bans iGaming
The Senate of Australia has passed the bill that prohibits online casinos and poker services.
Arkansas insists on gambling ban
Gambling developments in Arkansas would not be possible for now, as officials determined.
Australia wants to ban gambling commercials
Broadcasters expressed their discontent with the proposal that would ban the commercials during live sporting broadcasts.
AGs against online poker in the US
Ten state attorney generals sent a letter to elected president Donald Trump supporting the banning of online poker.
New South Wales to reverse greyhound racing ban
The NSW Premier believes the majority of the community wants the industry to have a second chance.
Sheldon Adelson’s attempts to ban online gambling uncovered by the media
The efforts of casino tycoon Sheldon Adelson and the politicians under his influence to ban US online poker and gambling have been widely commented by the mainstream media.
Turkey’s Erdogan wants Georgia to close casinos
Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan wants Georgia to close its casinos because too many Turkish citizens are crossing the border to gamble in the neighbouring country.
Constant Lestienne banned for seven months after betting on matches
Tennis player Constant Lestienne has been banned for seven months after admitting to betting on matches.
Adelson interest in the Oakland Raiders contradicts his stance on online gambling
Sheldon Adelson’s attempts to lure the Oakland Raiders to Las Vegas may be in vain under NFL’s policies prohibiting league owners from having ties to gambling.
Cryptocurrency not to be banned in Russia
Russia’s Deputy Finance Minister, has announced the new bill on cryptocurrency and a series of meetings with experts to consider the development of Bitcoin technology.
Victoria to ban gambling ads on transport and near schools
Gambling advertising on trains, trams, buses and taxis could be banned under a new plan by the government of Victoria.