Government

Pagcor Wins Appeal; P38M Notices of Charge Lifted by Commission on Audit

December 1, 2023 | Tax

MANILA, Philippines (November 30, 2023) — THE Philippine Amusement and Gaming Corporation (Pagcor) has won its appeal to the Commission on Audit for the lifting of notices of charge (NCs) for...

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Hoosier Lottery Partners with EQL Games to Launch Team USA Scratch-Off, Fast Play Products

December 1, 2023 | Government

Tickets add to the excitement of 2024 U.S. Olympic Team Trials being held in Indianapolis to select athletes for the 2024 U.S. Olympic Team (November 30, 2023) — The Hoosier Lottery today ann...

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Australian State Decides Poker is Illegal Outside of Casinos

November 30, 2023 | Compliance

HOBART, Tasmania (November 29, 2023) — According to local media reports the Australian Poker League (APL) has faced temporary suspension of its operations in venues across Tasmania by the Tas...

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Application Forms Approved for Sports Betting Licenses

November 30, 2023 | Government

RALEIGH, NC (November 29, 2023) – The North Carolina State Lottery Commission approved applications for sports betting licensure on Wednesday, taking a major step forward in the licensing of spor...

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Washington’s Lottery is Seeking Applicants for the Position of Director of Finance

November 29, 2023 | Government

Organization:  Washington’s Lottery Title: Director of Finance Location: Olympia, Washington Date posted: 11/27/2023 Close date: 12/17/2023 Salary Range: $90,691 – $125,000/ year Click Her...

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European and North American Gambling Regulators Announce Partnership

November 28, 2023 | Government

Focusing on a Better Exchange of Knowledge Between all Member Authorities FRANCE (November 24, 2023) — The Gambling Regulators European Forum (GREF) and the North America Gaming Regulators As...

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Exploring Consumer Journeys Using Gambling Promotional Offers and Incentives

November 27, 2023 | Government

The Gambling Commission’s research into consumer interactions with online promotional offers and incentives. BIRMINGHAM, U.K. (November 24, 2023) — This release contains finding from new r...

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A.L.E.A. Announce Regional Participation and Mutual Cooperation Agreement with CONAJZAR, Paraguay’s National Gaming Regulator

November 27, 2023 | Government

Córdoba – Argentina (November 25, 2023) — Within the framework of the “the first Meeting of Innovation and Strategies of the Gambling Sector in Paraguay”, the Association of State ...

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Government Releases Details of Regulatory Board and Who Will be in Charge of Running the Day-to-Day Operations of the Belize Government Lotteries Limited

November 27, 2023 | Government

BELIZE CITY, Belize (November 23, 2023) — According to local media reports the Government of Belize (GoB) has finally released details about the owners of MGM Entertainment Limited, as well a...

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Lottery to Lay Criminal Complaints Against Former Board Members

November 27, 2023 | Legal

Pretoria, South Africa (November 24, 2023) — The board of the  National Lotteries Commission (NLC) plans to lay criminal complaints against former board members allegedly implicated in corru...

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BCLC Marks Multiculturalism Week with Introduction of New Inclusive Holiday Program for Employees

November 27, 2023 | Government

VANCOUVER, BC (November 23, 2023) — In recognition of our diverse workforce, BCLC has introduced a new program offering employees the flexibility to substitute up to six BCLC-observed statuto...

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China Report National Lottery Sales for October 2023 – Year-on-Year Increase of CYN17.622 Billion or 59.3%

November 26, 2023 | Government

1. National lottery sales   In October, a total of 47.341 billion yuan of lottery tickets were sold nationwide [1] , a year-on-year increase of 17.622 billion yuan or 59.3%. Among them, the ...

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OPAP Report Solid 9M Performance with Q3 Impacted by Customer Friendly Results While Online is Gaining Momentum

November 22, 2023 | Government

  ATHENS, Greece – November 21, 2023 – OPAP S.A. (OPAr.AT, OPAP:GA), the leading gaming operator in Greece, announces its consolidated financial results for the nine-month period ended Sep...

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Measures to Strengthen Consumer Protection and Combat Criminal Activity in Connection with Games for Money

November 22, 2023 | Government

Stockholm, Sweden (November 17, 2023) — In this legislative council referral, the government proposes measures to strengthen consumer protection in the gaming area (download). It is proposed ...

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NSW Casinos Have Agreed to Pay More Tax Following Negotiations with the State Government

November 21, 2023 | Government

SYDNEY, NSW, (November 20, 2023) — It appears that there have been significant developments regarding the taxation of the two major casinos in New South Wales (NSW), namely Crown Sydney and T...

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New UAE Commercial Gaming Regulatory Authority

November 21, 2023 | Government

United Arab Emirates (November 15 2023) — On 3 September 2023, it was announced that the UAE had established the General Commercial Gaming Regulatory Authority (“GCGRA”), a federal author...

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Government Assures of Responsive Environment for Gaming, Lottery Nigeria

November 20, 2023 | Responsible gaming

NIGERIA (November 20, 2023) — According to local media reports the Oyo state government at the weekend indicated its readiness to continue to build a sustainable, responsive and responsible g...

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Dutch Gaming Authority (Ksa) Shuts Down an Illegal Bingo Operation in Dordrecht

November 20, 2023 | illegal gambling

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (November 16, 2023) —  De Kansspelautoriteit (Ksa) (The Gaming Authority) has busted an illegal bingo in Dordrecht. The bingo was organized by an organization that the...

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Ksa Issue Instruction for Holland Casino for Control Database Shortcomings

November 18, 2023 | Legal

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (November 16, 2023) — De Kansspelautoriteit (Ksa) issued a notice to Holland Casino in June because its control database (CDB) does not meet the legal requirements. Th...

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The Swedish Government Proposes Measures to Strengthen Consumer Protection in Connection with Games for Money

November 18, 2023 | Government

In this legislative council referral, the government proposes measures to strengthen consumer protection in the gaming area. Strängnäs, Sweden (November 17, 2023) — In the referral that is...

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European Court Annuls The Commission’s Decision Not to Investigate Granting of Lottery Licenses on Compliance with EU State Aid Rules

November 17, 2023 | Legal

The Court of Justice of the EU has sided with EGBA in its appeal against the European Commission’s refusal to open a state aid investigation into the granting of lottery licenses in the Netherlan...

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PAGCOR Remits Additional Php5 Billion to National Treasury

November 16, 2023 | Government

MANILA, Philippines (November 16, 2023) — According to local media reports the cash remittances from the Philippine Amusement and Gaming Corporation (PAGCOR) to the National Treasury for divi...

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Oregon Lottery Profits Return $900 Million To State

November 16, 2023 | Government

SALEM, Oregon (November 15, 2023) – The Oregon Lottery will return nearly $900 million dollars to the state for the 2023 fiscal year – down slightly from the previous year due to an increase in...

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Cancellation of Authorisation for SFJL Holding Limited

November 15, 2023 | Compliance

MALTA (November 13, 2023) — The Malta Gaming Authority (the ‘Authority’) has decided to cancel the authorisation awarded to SFJL Holding Ltd (the ‘Authorised Person’), bearing referen...

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