It was bound to happen sooner or later. Soon, gambling opponents will figure out how to spin any activity into having ties to gambling, regardless of how innocuous it may be.
Authorities and rights holders are taking a tougher stance on pirate video sites that derive advertising revenue from online gambling sites.
A new gambling participation survey finds 30.4m Thailand citizens aged 15+ had gambled this year, a 1.5m rise over 2017 survey results.
Thailand government’s cyber watchdog warns that up to 3.3m of its citizens’ data may have been compromised via association with online gambling sites.
Former Prime Minister (PM) of Thailand, Thaksin Shinawatra, was sentenced to three years in prison for using his position for economic gain.
Thai police found 159 slot machines in a shophouse near the Malaysia border, and brought in two men for questioning.
Thailand police shut down illegal online casino Slot555, arrest 11 individuals across four provinces, while programmer goes on the lam.
The Ring and WBC Super Flyweight World Champion Srisaket Sor Rungvisai of Thailand will defend his title against Iran “MagnifiKO” Diaz of Mexico.
Authorities in China's Guangdong province claim to have dismantled an online betting ring that handled over $1.5b in Bitcoin-based World Cup wagers.
Vietnam busts its second online betting ring in less than a week, while Thailand reports that its World Cup betting arrests have now topped 6,500.