Tag Archives: geordin hill-lewis
- South Africa rejects online gambling (again), Clickabet launches sports betting
May 27, 2016
South Africa’s politicians have soundly rejected the latest legislative attempt to expand the country’s online gambling options. For a couple years now, Geordin Hill-Lewis, an MP with the opposition Democratic Alliance (DA) party, has been trying to convince his fellow parliamentarians of the wisdom of opening up South Africa’s online...
- South Africa doubles down on opposition to online gambling expansion
July 17, 2015
It’s increasingly evident that gamblers in South Africa waiting for legal online poker and casino games will have to vote in a different national government. Over the past few years, parliamentarian Geordin Hill-Lewis has proposed legislation that would expand the nation’s current online sports betting regime to include poker and...
- South Africa online gambling bill tabled as casinos launch anti-online campaign
February 20, 2015
South Africa’s online gambling hopes got a minor boost this week with the tabling of the latest version of the Remote Gambling Bill (PMB 3 – 2015). The private member’s bill was tabled by Democratic Alliance MP Geordin Hill-Lewis, the shadow minister for trade and industry. Largely identical to Lewis’...
- South Africa gov’t says online gambling “must remain a banned activity”
January 16, 2015
South Africa's government has poured a great big bucket of ice water on a member of the opposition’s plan to promote the legalization of online gambling. Earlier this week, Democratic Alliance shadow minister for trade and industry Geordin Hill-Lewis announced plans to reintroduce the Remote Gambling Bill he debuted last...
- South Africa to give online gambling legislation another try
January 13, 2015
South Africa will take another stab at passing online gambling legislation in 2015, according to the author of its most recent legislative effort. Democratic Alliance shadow minister of trade and industry Geordin Hill-Lewis, who introduced his Remote Gambling Bill last year as a private member’s bill, says this time around...
- Developments, strategies and opportunities in Africa’s gaming sector
August 15, 2014
Updates on the development of online gambling regulations, gaming opportunities and strategies to enter and operate in the gaming market will be discussed at this year’s Big Africa Summit and Exhibition, taking place 6 – 8 October 2014 at The Emperors Palace Hotel in Johannesburg, South Africa. The Summit is...
AskGamblers Casino Complaint Service Report for 2015
March 2, 2016
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