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- Russia to ban bets on non-sports events
June 27, 2016
Russia’s bookmakers are up in arms over their government’s plans to ban betting on non-sports events. In April, Russian authorities published the draft text of a bill that would require bookmakers to pay a 10% tax on their online sports betting sales. Last week, the draft was amended to include...
- Russian bookmakers protest gov’t plan to tax bettors’ winnings
June 19, 2015
Russia's bookmakers are protesting their government’s proposal to tax sports bettors’ winnings. Russia is in the process of regulating its online sports betting market and its most recent draft decree was published in May. The Ministry of Finance’s latest proposal calls for bettors to be exempt from a 13% betting...
- Russian online sports betting licensing details could lead to action against international operators
May 15, 2015
Russia has offered further clarification on its plans to legalize online sports betting. On May 8, Russia published Government Decree No. 452, spelling out “additional requirements for the organizers of gambling.” The document confirms previous reports that all Russian-licensed online sports betting operators will be required to process payments through...
Russian betting industry icon Oleg Zhuravsky dies suddenly
March 17, 2017
Law panel leans towards regulating gambling in India
March 20, 2017
Russia blocks Google over online gambling redirect
June 23, 2017