In what could be a landmark case for the gambling industry, a court in Austria awarded $2.98m as compensation to a vulnerable user.
Australians bet more than any other nationality, according to a recent report, and they are miles ahead of the second-place country
The UK government plans to make up for revenues lost through changes to fixed odds betting terminals by raising the offshore gambling duty.
The Horseshoe Casino Baltimore and the Ravens of the NFL have signed a partnership deal involving marketing at the casino and the team’s stadium.
Caesars Entertainment has rejected the offer of a significant merger that came from the billionaire casino tycoon Tilman Fertitta.
A new partnership is planning to open a Macau-based casino where punters can use crypto-currency tokens to bet, despite the territory’s current ban on blockchain-based gambling.
The Italian gambling sector faces trouble on several fronts. LeoVegas is fighting the gambling ban and the response to new gambling licenses has been poor.
The government is working to close loopholes inadvertently created in legislation passed in 2005, in an effort to curb rising levels of gambling addiction.
The Albanian government is reportedly considering a state-run monopoly on sports betting as part of the country’s measures to curb the negative impact of gambling.
Virginia is close to legalizing sports betting, in the wake of West Virginia launching its own sportsbooks in September. A resort casino in Bristol, VA, may also receive approval.