A full ban on gambling advertising is set to take effect in Italy from January 1, 2019, it was confirmed last night after the Italian Council of Ministers approved the so-called Dignity Decree authored by Deputy Prime Minister Luigi Di Maio.The measure has been promoted by Minister Di Maio and his office as one that would help Italy reduce problem gambling rates in the country.

More than 200 people have been injured in the city, while in Guandong, China’s most populous province of 100 million people, another four victims have been reported.Last year, Typhoon Hato killed 10 people when it hit Macau, so with Mangkhut, local authorities and casinos decided to take precautions.

Macau junket operator Suncity Group Holdings Limited has completed the purchase of Vietnam-based integrated resort developer Star Admiral Limited after the finalization of the deal had been delayed several times.It is important to note that the acquisition deal secures Suncity’s participation in an ambitious integrated resort project currently in the works in Hoi An South, Quang Nam Province.

PokerStars has partnered with the Seminole Hard Rock Hollywood, offering two $30,000 Platinum Passes to be given away in tournament promotions at the South Florida poker room.As construction continues on the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Hollywood, Florida, PokerStars is ready to plant its flag in the state starting with a special giveaway this August.

By having its poker software certified by the MGA, these sites will all have the option to integrate poker alongside sports and casino gaming.What’s more, with a B2C license, BetConstruct could opt to build its own online poker sites in the coming months.

After Snoqualmie Casino closed its poker room, players are balking after bad beat jackpot funds were allocated to other games in the casino.In the bad beat jackpot rules, the poker room agrees the funds are to only be used to pay out a poker bad beat jackpot and not for other jackpots for casino table games such as blackjack.

Glassdoor’s list shows that the Sky Bet executive has nipped past Microsoft boss Satya Nadella and Capital One’s Richard D.Generally speaking, the Top CEOs list, presented by job search and reviews website Glassdoor, is based on reviews and feedback from current and former employees of one company or another.

The new contract covers 24,000 unionized workers employed across MGM’s casino resorts around the city.While more thorough details about the deal between the casino operator and its employees were not disclosed, the new contract was described as the best one ever reached.

Gaming and hospitality company Hard Rock International has reportedly set sights on Australia’s Gold Coast as the next destination it wants to expand its integrated resort business into, local news outlets report.In a letter to Queensland officials obtained by local news outlet 9 News Gold Coast, Hard Rock has said that they are intrigued by the “holistic model” presented by the government, referring to the Global Tourism Hubs program.

com and, on Wednesday, live on Twitch, he finally completed the bankroll challenge — and then promptly announced he’s bored of poker and done with the game … at least for now.After two years, Doug Polk completed his bankroll challenge, going from $100 to $10,000 on WSOP.

Bulgaria-facing gambling operators generated the total amount of BGN3 billion (approximately $1.The local gambling market more than doubled from a decade ago, following the introduction of revised gambling regulations in 2013.

(Image: Amazon)Launched in 2015, the Common Cents series was PokerStars’ most explicit push to entice casual players into the mix.The last time the $100,000 Common Cents event ran back in 2015, it became the largest online tournament in history.

Following an unidentified slot player’s lawsuit against Novomatic, the Austrian gambling company was ordered to pay the plaintiff €2.All these gaming machines, slots and dice games, were operated by Novomatic, a manufacturer and distributor of gaming cabinets, electronic casino games, and various gaming platforms.

It pays to invest with crypto hedge fund Pantera Capital (no relation to the 1990s heavy metal band) — at least that’s the incentive as the firm will reward seven investors with a free entry into next month’s $10,000 buy-in WSOP Main Event, along with $3,000 for travel expenses and lodging in Las Vegas.If more than seven investors express interest in the free Main Event seats, the hedge fund will set aside three lucky winners at random and then supply the remaining four seats to the company’s biggest investors.

com)Poker Alliance President Mark Brennan says the organization attended the Thursday hearing titled, “Post-PASPA: An Examination of Sports Betting in America.The Poker Alliance submitted a six-page written statement to the House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, and Investigations in support of legal sports betting, and in an effort to set the record straight.

The €10,300 buy-in EPT Barcelona High Roller had 439 entries.Max Silver shipped the EPT Barcelona €10,300 High Roller for just over €600,000.

Early last year, the Garden City Group (GCG) began reimbursing players who had lost their account balances when Absolute Poker and Ultimate Bet went under following the events of Black Friday.But while thousands of players have successfully gotten their money back, it seems some players remain entirely in the dark about the status of their claims.

25 million to the Citizens for the Truth About Amendment 3 Inc.Generally speaking, the aforementioned measure aims to give Florida voters the right to decide on whether casino gambling should be authorized under Florida law.

A Nevada judge has recently dismissed a defamation case lodged by disgraced casino tycoon Steve Wynn against The Associated Press and an AP reporter.The disgraced businessman’s legal team pointed out that discrepancies contained in Ms.

Scott Seiver came out victorious at the WSOP $10,000 Limit Hold’em Championship event on Wednesday.Not long after poker on TV became popular, limit hold’em began to fizzle.