Ukrainian president Volodymyr Zelenskyy has directed his government to legalise gambling in an effort to combat the shadow economy and stimulate investment activity in the country.
Kentucky Senator Julian Carroll has prefiled legislation to regulate sports betting, the fifth such attempt since 2017.
The Malta Gaming Authority (MGA) has established a new Sports Integrity Unit to gather and share intelligence on suspicious betting activity.
The Indiana Gaming Commission adopted emergency rules for sports betting Wednesday, paving the way for five casinos to launch sports betting next week.
Research into gambling behaviour will feature in the keynote sessions at the International Association of Gaming Regulators (IAGR) annual conference taking place in Jamaica from 30 September to 3 October.
The Higher Regional Court of Koblenz, Germany, has rejected an appeal by a Gibraltar-based lottery betting provider accused of offering unauthorised games to German players via the internet.
The Illinois Gaming Board has launched a public consultation to gather input on the state’s sports betting regulations.
Swedish gambling regulator Spelinspektionen has issued fines totalling SEK20.1m to four operators for offering bets on sporting events involving players under the age of 18, in breach of Swedish regulations.
The Chinese government has welcomed moves by Cambodia and the Philippines to suspend online gaming licensing.
The Philippine Amusement and Gaming Corporation (PAGCOR) has suspended all new online gaming license applications in response to concerns about offshore gambling operators.
The Netherlands Gambling Authority has fined Stockholm-listed operator Kindred Group €470,000 for serving Dutch players without a local license.
The US Department of Justice is continuing its fight against state-regulated online gaming and lotteries with its decision to appeal the recent ruling by the US District Court in New Hampshire.