Articles by: Anthony Huber

Canberra Casino Owners Claim ACT Government Kept Quiet about Pokies Legislation Changes

Canberra Casino Owners Claim ACT Government Kept Quiet about Pokies Legislation Changes

Aquis Entertainment Group, which currently owns Canberra Casino, made claims that the Australian Capital Territory (ACT) Government kept the company uninformed for almost a year and a half about the details of its legislation set to greenlight poker machines at the Canberra Casino. Jessica Mellor, who is the Chief Executive […]

by · April 19, 2018 · News
UK Lottery Sector Sees Significant Diversification, Says UKGC Executive Director

UK Lottery Sector Sees Significant Diversification, Says UKGC Executive Director

Today, the Lotteries Council gave the start to its two-day Annual Conference and Networking Event, with various exhibitors taking part. The UK Gambling Commission (UKGC) also became part of the Conference and its Executive Director Tim Miller gave a speech, addressing the event’s participants and praising the work done by […]

by · April 18, 2018 · Events & Reports
Aquis Entertainment Gets One Month to Present Final Canberra Casino Redevelopment Proposal

Aquis Entertainment Gets One Month to Present Final Canberra Casino Redevelopment Proposal

The Australian Capital Territory (ACT) Government has provided the Canberra Casino with a month to respond to its proposal to add more poker machines to its offering. The owner of Aquis Entertainment Group – the Hong Kong businessman Tony Fung – has until May 14th 2018 to submit a final […]

by · April 16, 2018 · News
Chess Grandmaster Viswanathan Anand to Announce India’s PSL Season 2 Teams

Chess Grandmaster Viswanathan Anand to Announce India’s PSL Season 2 Teams

Legendary chess player Viswanathan Anand will be presiding the opening ceremony of the second edition of India’s Poker Sports League (PSL). On April 15, the famous Chess Grandmaster will announce the teams that will take part in Season 2 of the country’s very first poker league. Qualifiers for the tournament […]

by · April 13, 2018 · Lifestyle
US Player Associations Insist on Joining Sports Betting Legalization Discussions

US Player Associations Insist on Joining Sports Betting Legalization Discussions

The major player associations in the US – the National Basketball Players Association (NBPA), National Football League Players Association (NFLPA), Major League of Baseball Players Association (MLBPA) and National Hockey League Players’ Association (NHLPA) – have broken their silence while waiting for the US Supreme Court’s ruling on the New […]

by · April 13, 2018 · Events & Reports
National Congress of Brazil Puts Gambling Legalization Hopes to End

National Congress of Brazil Puts Gambling Legalization Hopes to End

Plans for land-based casino gambling legalization have fallen apart in the Chamber of Deputies, and the Senate’s Committee on Consultation, Justice and Citizenship made an unexpected move on the gambling bill. The plans for the long-awaited gambling legalization seem to be slowing down, with the prospect of gaming becoming legal […]

by · April 12, 2018 · Events & Reports
More Operators Face Allegations in Offering Illegal Online Gambling under Washington State Law

More Operators Face Allegations in Offering Illegal Online Gambling under Washington State Law

A number of online gambling operators have been hit by a series of lawsuits over the last few days, with the companies facing allegations that their online casino offerings have violated Washington state law. Late last week and early this week, a total of four lawsuits were filed against four […]

by · April 11, 2018 · Events & Reports
More Individuals Face Prosecution for Vietnamese Online Gambling Case Involvement

More Individuals Face Prosecution for Vietnamese Online Gambling Case Involvement

The Vietnamese Ministry of Public Security (MoPS) revealed that the Police’s Investigation Security Agency in the Phú Tho province has ordered legal proceedings to be initiated against several individuals who were allegedly involved in an illegal online gambling case. The actions come as part of the MoPS crackdown on online […]

by · April 10, 2018 · Events & Reports
Two Casinos Reach Out to Macau’s Health Bureau Applying for 12 Smoking Lounges

Two Casinos Reach Out to Macau’s Health Bureau Applying for 12 Smoking Lounges

Today, the Health Bureau (SS) of Macau revealed that it has been reached out by two casinos applying to build a total of 12 smoking lounges in their properties as of March 21st. The casino operators that have filed applications seeking the local authorities’ approval, are the recently-opened MGM Cotai […]

by · March 22, 2018 · News
Vietnamese MoPS Provides Details about Illegal Online Gambling and Money Laundering Case

Vietnamese MoPS Provides Details about Illegal Online Gambling and Money Laundering Case

An official announcement regarding the biggest online gambling ring has been made by the Vietnamese Ministry of Public Security (MoPS), with a crackdown on online gambling and illegal money laundering in a number of cities and provinces across the country. The statement was launched after some inaccurate reports on the […]

by · March 19, 2018 · News
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