China President Xi Jinping is personally raising concerns about online gaming addiction. Addiction to online games, along with “other dirty and messy things online,” could have a bad influence on Chinese juveniles because they are not psychologically...
The Jeongseon Gambling Problem Recovery Center, the first gambling addiction rehabilitation institution in South Korea, will soon start operating in Jeongseon, Gangwon-do.
A total of 77 gambling addicts were added to the Macau Social Welfare Bureau central registration system last year, a 30 percent decrease compared to the 2019 figure.
The Yokohama municipal government has indicated that it will establish a new panel tentatively named the "Concern Countermeasures Study Group” to look into issues such as gambling addiction and special security problems that might attend the opening...
An advisory panel to the health minister of Japan has recommended that the treatment of gambling addiction be covered by the national health insurance
Dr. Ichiro Sora of the Department of Psychiatry at Kobe University Graduate School of Medicine pointed out at a public lecture in Osaka on Friday that a major unaddressed problem is that Japan simply does not have many medical professionals who can treat...
Finnish researchers are looking into a nasal spray that could treat those with gambling addiction, according to media reports. Researchers at the Nati
Jurisdictions that offer wide and frequent access to gambling, such as Australia’s pokies clubs or Japan’s pachinko parlors, may see more cases of
Around 3.6 percent of the Japanese population have suffered from gambling addiction, according to a government survey released on Friday. The number a
The Japanese government is considering submitting a bill to introduce a basic law on gambling addiction prevention, Japanese media Jiji News reports.
Sands China Ltd. announced it is participating in Responsible Gambling 2015 for the seventh year with several initiatives promoting responsible gaming
Singapore’s problem gambling facilities addiction saw 1,000 more cases in the past three years compared to prior three year period. According to the
A man from Perth, Australia, who cheated victims out of A$200,000 to fuel his gambling addiction has been jailed for five years. Anthony George Collie
Overall problem gambling rates among people in Singapore has decreased in the past three years from 2.6 percent in 2011 to 0.7 percent last year, acc
Singapore’s National Council on Problem Gambling will look at the feasibility of allowing group applications for those wishing to exclude themselve
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