Gambling News 03rd December, 2016

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PHILIPPINES BRIBERY ROW RUMBLES ON (Update)

03rd December, 2016 at 09:35:47
Casino mogul denies allegations that he attempted to bribe Justice Secretary.

Allegations by Philippines Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre that casino tycoon Jack Lam used 'facilitator' Wally Sombero in an attempt to bribe him into protecting Lam interests (see previous reports) have been hotly denied by Lam.

Full Story: Philippines Bribery Row Rumbles On (update) »

SOME INTERESTING STATS IN LATEST MASSACHUSETTS GAMBLING COMMISION REPORT

03rd December, 2016 at 09:35:47
Only 2 percent of respondents to a study said they had gambled online.

Industry journalist Steve Ruddock picked up on some interesting statistics from the latest annual report of the Massachusetts Gaming Commission released this week, flagging the current results from its on-going monitoring research of the state gambling market.

Full Story: Some Interesting Stats In Latest Massachusetts Gambling Commision Report »

SPANISH GAMBLING MARKET CONTINUES TO GROW

03rd December, 2016 at 09:35:47
Latest Codere-University of Madrid numbers released.

Spain's gambling industry continued to advance in 2015 with growth in most sectors, according to the latest research report from the Codere - University of Madrid Institute for Policy and Governance collaboration released this week.

Full Story: Spanish Gambling Market Continues To Grow »

SOUTH AFRICAN CLAMPDOWN ON ILLEGAL GAMBLING

03rd December, 2016 at 09:35:47
Enforcement agencies combine to shutter 19 venues in two provinces.

In South Africa a combined national police and federal enforcement initiative has shuttered 19 illegal gambling venues across the provinces of Northern Cape and North West.

Full Story: South African Clampdown On Illegal Gambling »