China’s crackdown on illegal gambling activities has resulted in thousands of officials getting punished for gambling offenses.
Ladbrokes exits Hungary, Norway and Switzerland markets; Bet365 tweaks China affiliate deals; grey-market void will not go unfilled.
The 7th China (Zhongshan) International Games & Amusement Fair 2014 will be held on Oct 23–25 at Zhongshan Expo Center.
Guardian publishes scoop that Bet365 is popular with Chinese gamblers, simultaneously determines sky is blue, water wet and 1+1=2.
Scientific Games extend contract w/ Delaware Lottery for 3 more years; CVG deals w/ Guizhou Province Sports Lottery Administration Centre.
China continued its campaign of cracking down on illegal gambling by recently destroying more than 4,000 gambling machines in Baoshan.
Pan Pacific Champion Ji Xian to face undefeated Song Ya Dong. Plus: Top Lightweight contender Adrian Pang to make One FC Debut.
China's lottery sales rise 28% in August despite the end of the World Cup; Shanghai lottery sets up hotline for winner to call by Sunday.
Melco is a great company, run very efficiently w/ nice growth numbers, but it's surrounded by an economy that could topple over at any time.