Tag Archives: turkey
- Melco’s Cyprus casino picking up; Turkish Cypriot casino confusion
July 19, 2018
Attendance "accelerating" at Melco International's 'pop up' Cyprus casino, while confusion reigns in northern Cyprus over casino access.
- Turkey ramps up anti-gambling crackdown ahead of World Cup
June 4, 2018
Eight thousand Turkish police officers raid suspected illegal gambling operations across the country ahed of this month's FIFA World Cup kickoff.
- Turkey probes money laundering at Cyprus casinos… or not
May 23, 2018
Conflicting media reports indicate that Turkish officials are or are not probing a massive money laundering program at Cyprus casinos.
- GVC Holdings hit with £350k fine for “misleading” bonus offers
February 14, 2018
UK Gambling Commission slaps £350k penalty on GVC Holdings for "repeatedly misleading" consumers with bonus offers; GVC gave away Turkish business.
- Turkey arrests 100 people in online gambling crackdown
February 13, 2018
Over 1,000 Turkish police stage pre-dawn raids on 140 different locations, arresting 100 people in anti-online gambling crackdown.
- Turkey needs casinos to lure rich Chinese tourists
January 25, 2018
The head of Turkey's travel agents association advocates opening casino to boost Chinese tourism; Armenia stiffens penalties for underage gambling.
Turkish police bust major international online betting ring
September 14, 2016
Online gambling is 10.4% of Turkey’s total e-commerce
November 29, 2017
Turkey tightens financial screws on int’l online gambling sites
September 19, 2017
Turkey prepping two-year anti-gambling campaign
July 4, 2017