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Chinese Police Seize $1.5B in Crypto Gambling Crackdown
News 13-08-2018

Chinese Police Seize $1.5B in Crypto Gambling Crackdown

Police in Southern Guangdong province in China conducted a successful raid on what they termed the world’s largest cryptocurrency-based online gambling platform.

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Italian Football Uneasy with the Gambling Ads Ban
News 11-08-2018

Italian Football Uneasy with the Gambling Ads Ban

Italy’s Council of Ministers approved the Decreto Dignita policy July 16, which effectively bans gambling advertisements in the country.

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Century Casinos Gets Eighth Police License
News 09-08-2018

Century Casinos Gets Eighth Police License

U.S.-based Century Casinos has bagged yet another license for its Polish unit, Casinos Poland Ltd. The latest license will be its eighth one.

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cockfight betting
News 06-08-2018

Cambodian Casino Shut Down for Allowing Cockfight Betting

Cambodian police have raided and shut down yet another casino accused of staging cockfight bets.

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illegal gambling ring
News 03-08-2018

Illegal Gambling Ring in Vietnam Busted

Vietnamese police busted what could be the largest illegal online gambling ring in the country’s history just as the World Cup was entering its final week.

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south africa
News 01-08-2018

Gambling Operators in South Africa Have Mixed Reactions over New Gambling Laws

South African lawmakers are looking into relocating the country’s casinos to the Trade Bay area and the eastern region.

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macau
News 31-07-2018

Macau Legislature Unanimously Passes Local Casino Staff Ban Proposal

The Legislative Assembly in Macau has unanimously approved a proposed bill that seeks to ban all casino employees from going onto the gaming floors past working hours and for any purposes other than to work.

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PAGCOR Changes Gaming Licensing Unit Lineup
News 28-07-2018

PAGCOR Changes Gaming Licensing Unit Lineup

The Philippine Amusement and Gaming Corp. (PAGCOR) has announced changes to its gaming licensing unit. The corporation is in charge of the regulation and licensing of casinos in the Southeast Asian country.

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canidrome
News 27-07-2018

Macau Canidrome Extension Request Rejected

The Gaming Inspector and Coordination Bureau (DICJ) has refused the extension request made by The Canidrome, which was seeking to extend its use of the current facilities for an additional 120 days.

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law
News 24-07-2018

Sports Betting a First for Mississippi and First for Choctaws

In May, the U.S. Supreme Court decided to overturn the Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act (PASPA), which until then had banned sports betting across the United States.

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