Wynn soon to be represented in the Arab Emirates

Wynn Resort in Las Vegas.

It's still just a plan, but it's sure to be implemented soon: The famous Wynn gaming group wants to open a luxury resort in the United Arab Emirates. When it came to the location, Wynn opted for a very unusual place: the resort is to be built on the artificially created island of Al Marjan. Wynn is planning a luxury resort… (read more)

Lower Saxony raises the age for entering arcades

Acht Spielgeräte stehen nebeneinander in einer Spielhalle.

For safe and reputable online casinos, the generally applies Rule that only adult players who are at least 18 years old are accepted. This is to ensure that no minors register. As a rule, the magic age of 18 also applied to entry into on-site casinos. Now there is news that… (read more)

UKGC fines Genesis Global in the millions

Der Londoner Palast im Morgengrauen.

The UK regulator is known for being strict and also imposing very high fines. In the current case, it affects Genesis Global Limited, who are now faced with a fine of 3.8 million British pounds. The reason: This gambling provider is said to have broken several rules. Internet casinos are also in Kenya… (read more)

Italy is planning similar gambling rules to Kenya

Zwei Männer im Anzug sitzen an einem Glücksspieltisch, auf dem Karten, Würfel und Getränke stehen.

A few days ago it was publicly announced that Italy wants to establish new gambling rules. Some details have already been revealed, which are very similar to the Canadian regulations. Of course, the goal is always the same: increase player safety and prevent gambling addiction if possible. At the same time, however, the Italian state does not want to reduce tax revenue from gambling. Italy is planning a… (read more)

Britain focuses on credit assessment again

Auf einem Smartphone liegen mehrere zusammengerollte 100-Euro-Scheine.

There are many ways of problematic gambling prevent or at least minimize it. Because of this, all countries are very creative to increase player safety. If the security measures are strengthened, gambling addiction would be reduced. At least that's what governments think. Great Britain had already considered carrying out a credit check on the players. Now it is again about… (read more)

Macau retains previous licenses

Das Casino Grand Lisboa, Macau.

For a long time it was unclear whether the for Macau granted licenses will remain valid in the future. Now, to the relief of the gambling operators and also to the relief of the players, the positive news came that everything seems to be staying the same in Macau. At least this statement applies to some gambling providers in Macau. Macau has new gambling rules. To… (read more)

Crown Resorts could be taken over by Blackstone

Sydney bei Nacht – ohne dem typischen Oper Wahrzeichen.

The Australian gambling group Crown has been in the for years headlines. First there were negative reports with allegations of money laundering. Subsequently, the investigations dragged on and due to the investigation results, Crown's license for the casino in Barangaroo was revoked. Now Crown is in the news again – it could be a takeover by Blackstone… (read more)

Washington State sued by Maverick over sports betting

Auf einem Football Feld läuft gerade ein Spiel.

Although gambling is constantly changing and countries are constantly creating new rules and regulations, there are still some monopolies. There is one in Washington, for example. Only tribal casinos are currently allowed to offer sports betting in this American state. The gambling provider Maverick is opposed to this. In the state of Washington, sports games are only allowed in the… (read more)

Illegal gambling continues in Kenya and Austria

Zwei männliche Hände halten mehrere Pokerkarten in der Hand.

Also in the new year, illegal games of chance are offered in both Kenya and Austria. According to the latest reports, the games of chance were offered in restaurants and could be determined on the basis of an inspection. Illegal gambling will remain a problem in Kenya and Austria in the new year. Already in the new year the police were successful and… (read more)

Sweden wants to reduce the betting limit

Auf einem abgedunkelten Smartphone liegt ein Zehn-Euro-Schein.

Sweden's players were allowed to deposit a smaller amount at online casinos during the Corona pandemic than they were allowed to were used to before. As a reason, the government mentioned player safety, which should be given special attention during the corona pandemic. According to a new report, the current betting limit is to be reduced again. Sweden is planning to increase the weekly betting limit again… (read more)

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