The British government completed its triennial review of the country’s gambling industry last October.The highly controversial gambling machines that annually produce gross gambling yield of £1.
However, according to media reports, the Work and Pensions Secretary McVey has strongly objected to the Government’s plans.McVey has lodged a protest against the move against tighter regulation of the machines which have been considered highly-addictive.
The Asian Poker Tour has committed to holding their upcoming events in Macau this year.The tournaments are set to be held at the Macau Billionaire Poker Room at the Babylon Casino, the only poker room in the city that still regularly holds tournaments.
A hundred Norwegian police officers simultaneously stormed five live poker clubs.(Image: Imgur/Landsfaderen)News of the country’s biggest ever poker club raid was first reported by local news outlet, Aftenposten.
At present, Ladbrokes Coral sponsors the Scottish Professional Football League and the Rugby Football League Challenge Cup as well as a number of horse racing events.Bookmakers have warned that a cut of the maximum FOBTs stake could result in a massive closure of betting shops across the country.
Fixed-odds betting terminals will ultimately have their maximum stake cut to £2, The Sunday Times reported citing unnamed sources close to UK’s new Culture Secretary Matt Hancock.It published its review last October, stating that it would cut the maximum stake gambling customers could bet on FOBTs.