Reports about bet365’s interest in expanding its operations in Australia even further surface shortly after William Hill announced in mid-January that it would undertake a review of its Australian business.The British bookmaker entered the Australian sports betting market back in 2013 when it acquired local operator Sportingbet together with Isle of Man-based GVC Holdings.
The Commission held its first meeting of the year on Wednesday, and the gambling legalization bill was the first item for consideration on its agenda.However, their meeting was adjourned before they were able to reach the gambling legalization effort on their agenda.
The Integrated Resorts Cyprus Consortium (IRCC) launched on Monday the official website of City of Dreams Mediterranean, the €550-million casino resort currently under development in the Republic of Cyprus.The website contains information about the project and future job opportunities as well as a section dedicated to the vibrant Mediterranean nation that will be home to the resort.
The long overdue opening of the unfinished Fontainebleau Resort Las Vegas is now scheduled for 2020, the property’s owners announced today.The Fontainebleau was planned to be a hotel, casino, and convention complex on the Las Vegas Strip’s northern end.
The country’s Gambling Law was adopted in 1986 and under it the operation of casino venues has been illegal.As mentioned above, if and when legalized, the casinos will only admit foreign patrons, and no locals will be allowed to gamble at the properties.
The proposed takeover of British bookmaker Ladbrokes Coral by Isle of Man-headquartered GVC Holdings could result in more than 1,600 employees of the combined entity losing their jobs, the two companies revealed in a new round of details about the deal.As for Ladbrokes Coral, which was formed back in 2016 through a merger between Ladbrokes and Coral, is employer to over 25,000 people.
Major casino operator Las Vegas Sands has been lobbying for the legalization of gambling in Brazil in a manner similar to other jurisdictions the company has been operating in, including Las Vegas, Macau, and Singapore.And it can be said that it was namely Las Vegas Sands that introduced and popularized the integrated resort model and that it has proved particularly profitable for the company over the years.
Manila-headquartered Rizal Commercial Banking Corporation (RCBC) said on Thursday that it has been considering the possibility to countersue the Bangladesh Central Bank after the latter said that it would bring the Philippine bank to a New York court for its alleged involvement in the 2016 Bangladesh Bank heist.The country’s gambling venues were not covered by the Anti-Money Laundering Act at the time, which practically made the heist money untraceable.
Big casino companies, including Las Vegas giant MGM Resorts International, have been among the biggest donors to Georgia lawmakers, local news outlet Politically Georgia reported citing information from recently filed campaign disclosures.The Las Vegas casino giant has been among the most active advocates for the legalization of casino gambling in Georgia.
The UK Competition and Markets Authority is set to review the proposed acquisition of major gambling operator Ladbrokes Coral by GVC Holdings.It was announced later that month that Ladbrokes Coral has agreed to a takeover by its online gambling counterpart.
5 million casino patrons during its first year of operation, owners said on Monday.The property had its grand opening on February 8, 2017 and is celebrating its first year of operation this week.
Even if you go on the other side of the world, you will be able to pay for your purchases via your VISA card.How it works> In order to obtain your VISA card you have to check which bank on the territory of your country issues VISA credit or debit cards.
A court has sided with the Danish Gambling Authority, Spillemyndigheden, in a legal case stemming from local Internet service providers’ previous refusal to block access to gambling websites operating illegally in Denmark.Last year, the gambling regulator urged ISPs to block access to a total of 24 websites operated by gambling firms that had not been issued licenses in Denmark.
It makes it possible for players to make online payments by linking their VISA or MasterCard to their FundSend account.Creating an account In order to start using the FundSend services, you have to create an account and deposit funds into your FundSend account.
A new wave of gambling regulatory changes may roll out in Kenya, as a local lawmaker announced plans to introduce a bill for the regulation of coin-operated slot machines, news outlet Nairobi News reports.Cheruiyot’s bill will be introduced shortly after certain changes in the way sports betting operators were regulated took effect as part of Kenya’s Betting Lotteries and Gaming Act.
While initially seeking to sell 50 million shares, VICI eventually sold 60.The REIT assumed control over the Las Vegas hotel and casino operator’s properties and leased them back to it.
The German Youth Protection Commission may introduce a ban on the so-called loot boxes, following the recent publication of a study into the nature of the purchasable virtual items by the University of Hamburg.Generally speaking, loot boxes, also known as loot crates, are purchasable items within some video games.
Тhe watchdog received an overall of 118,000 complaints on the distribution of different types of information that are otherwise illegal in Russia during the first half of the year.Here it is important to note that Russia’s remote gambling industry is among the world’s most strictly regulated ones.
Mark Conway was a senior IT expert at the Dundee City Council.The City Council announced last December that a gambling operator had made a contribution amounting to the share of money Conway had gambled on its website.
The UK Gambling Commission could boycott ICE Totally Gaming as well as any gambling industry event that uses “scantily clad” women to attract greater attendance and interest among delegates, The Guardian reports.In her speech, the UK Gambling Commission’s chief will also explain that diversity in the industry is a must not because of political correctness concerns, but because its customers deserve to have their needs responded to in a proper manner.