Thursday, July 07, 2022


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Vietnam police make second major gambling bust in a month


Vietnamese police have broken up an illegal online gambling operation in Hanoi that has taken in about $2.77 billion in business, VN Express reports.

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NSW and Victoria stage turf war in Australian racing


Australian racing is in the midst of one of the biggest changes in its long history as the nation's two biggest states – New South Wales and Victoria – wage what the media have dubbed a "turf war" and behind which lies two different approaches to...

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HKJC tips hat at Royal Ascot to boost revenue


The Hong Kong Jockey Club is shaking up simulcast betting, with the planned introduction of a so-called "world pool" on the U.K.’s five-day Royal As

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BOS17 puts operators and affiliates on the road to Russia


The ‘Sport in Focus’ track at Betting on Sports (September 12-15) will culminate in a session dedicated to next year’s FIFA World Cup, as more t

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Foreign bookies to pay levies


Plans to levy foreign bookies taking bets on local sports and racing events in New Zealand are moving forward, according to local sources. Legislation

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Scandinavian Panel at BOF 2017


The Scandinavian star-studded CEO panel at Betting on Football 2017 will be focused on what industry operators and suppliers across the globe can lear

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Betting legalization plans criticized for low daily limit


The finance ministry of Vietnam is seeking the government’s approval to legalize sports betting under a plan that has been criticized for keeping th

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Legalization of betting falls in domain of legislature: SC


The Supreme Court has passed on the responsibility of determining whether to legalize betting in India, Glaws reports. The Supreme Court noted (in the

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PM in-law ordered to shut down cockfighting ring


An in-law of one of Prime Minister Hun Sen’s brothers has been ordered again to shut down the cockfighting ring at his Lvea Em district home. The so

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236 arrested in China for illegal football gambling


A total of 236 suspects in China have been arrested for illegal football gambling during Euro 2016, according to the Ministry of Public Security, quot

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William Hill Australia wins battle for 'in-play' betting


British betting giant William Hill has won a significant battle with regulators after the Australian Federal Police rejected investigating its controv

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Ladbrokes forecasts 57 percent drop in EBIT earnings in 15Q3


Ladbrokes Plc has issued its 15Q3 interim management statement forecasting a 57 percent drop in EBIT earnings to £14.3 million ($22.1 million). Ladbr

Ladbrokes signs £1.35 billion facility with banks


Listed bookmaker Ladbrokes has signed a £1.35 billion ($2.07 billion) facility with a syndicate of relationship banks to provide committed financing

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GVC Gaming reports strong results for 15H1


London AIM listed igaming group GVC Holdings, the operator competing against 888 Holdings for the takeover of Entertainment, published stro

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Paddy Power and Betfair reach agreement on terms of merger


Paddy Power and Betfair have reached an agreement in principle on the key terms of a possible merger to create Paddy Power Betfair plc. The firms said

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Ladbrokes Australia partners with Racing Victoria


Ladbrokes Australia has confirmed that it will integrate Racing Victoria broadcast services as it looks to enhance its Australian racing inventory in

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Bet365 (Australia) to adopt controversial ‘click to call’ service


Bet365 (Australia) is the latest online bookmaker to adopt the controversial ‘click to call’ wagering service, which is currently being investigat

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Allegations emerge of Indonesia-Vietnam football match fixing


Match-fixing allegations have emerged in the bronze medal match between Indonesia and Vietnam at the Southeast Asian Games in Singapore last week, the

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RewardBet signs agreement with Kiron Interactive for RewardBet suite


Australian software company RewardBet has signed an agreement with South Africa-based Kiron Interactive for the RewardBet suite of products across Kir

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