Tag Archives: turkey
- Illegal betting ringmaster Veysel Sahin falls in Turkey
August 14, 2017
Turkish authorities have finally ended the days of Cyprus-based illegal betting ringmaster Veysel Sahin in the lam. It, however, took Turkish policemen almost a year since the major international illegal online betting bust to capture the elusive ring leader. Turkish news website Ahaber reported that authorities arrested Sahin in Sivas,...
- Turkey prepping two-year anti-gambling campaign
July 4, 2017
Turkey is preparing to unleash a major anti-gambling campaign that organizers suggest could last as long as two years. On Monday, pro-government media outlet the Daily Sabah reported that the Turkish government was plotting a major campaign to combat illegal gambling, both land-based and online. Police are coordinating with the...
- Turkish imam: oral sex okay, but chess “worse than gambling”
January 3, 2017
Turkey’s leading chess organization is suing a local televangelist who publicly claimed that playing chess is more sinful than gambling. On Monday, Turkish media reported that religious figure Amet Mahmut Ünlü (pictured) aka Cübbeli Ahmet Hoca had released a video informing his many followers that “playing chess is worse than...
- Turkey’s president asks Republic of Georgia to close its casinos
September 16, 2016
The president of Turkey wants the Republic of Georgia to close its casinos, apparently because too many Turks are crossing the border to get their gamble on. On Tuesday, Georgian media reported that Turkish President Recep Erdogan Tayyp (pictured) had asked former Georgian Prime Minister and current billionaire Bidzina Ivanishvili...
- Turkish police bust major international online betting ring
September 14, 2016
Turkish authorities have broken up a major illegal online betting ring they claim is linked to a UK gambling figure. Over the weekend, Cyprus media outlet Havadis reported that an operation led by Istanbul Police had arrested 39 individuals in 20 cities connected to the betting ring. Police said the...
- Offer Of Payment Way For Turkish Sellers And Buyers
July 21, 2016
It is well-known, that recently Turkey is experiencing considerable economical growth. Since the Internet and smart-phones have penetrate the market, Turkey has taken a ply towards pursuing innovations. So, it gets more and more financial transactions being conducted over the Internet. Cross-border financial and goods flows are getting a significant...
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