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Looking at gaming addiction from a scientific point of view

The gaming industry in itself is always a taboo topic to talk about, but no matter how many people avoid it, the companies offering games keep growing bigger and bigger. In fact, in some countries, working in a casino or spending your whole day there, is considered prestigious. No matter how destructive the activity turns […]

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Betting tax issues in Kenya fire up once again

The months-long disputes on the betting taxes in Kenya have fired up once again as the leading betting providers are failing to pay their customers they due profits because of frozen accounts with the country’s payment providers. The old wound was opened when the country’s largest sportsbooks, SportPesa and Betin challenged allegations from the Kenya […]

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Betsoft has been named best game developer by CV Magazine

Betsoft, one of the world’s largest online casino game development companies has been named the number one in its industry during the Inaugural Corporate Vision Media Innovator Awards. The award was passed down by the Corporate Vision Magazine. The awards speak for themselves as the new Corporate Vision Magazine aims to recognize companies or individuals […]

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Sports betting industry to receive 10% tan on stake in Kenya

The Kenyan sports betting industry is about to receive a crackdown from the government through a newly proposed taxing plan of 10% on the amount staked. According to the local authorities, sports betting has already become more of a nuisance than an asset for the local economy as problem gambling keeps on rising without any […]

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The problems that casinos are facing in 2019

Casinos have been a staple of the human civilization for hundreds of years. These venues have been providing entertainment to people with a penchant for risk for hundreds of years already and yet, in 2019, some problems and challenges are arising that might be causing the industry to have to change. The change that might […]

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Macau Casinos are still allowing customers to smoke indoors

At the beginning of the year 2019, Macau had imposed very strict regulations on multiple casinos in the area, that there would be no smoking allowed within the premises of the building. This was quite a large hit, as smoking and gambling are something that pretty much cannot exist without each other, that’s what movies […]

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Kindred pulling out of UK hostile market

Kindred is one of the largest online gaming service providers in the world and has been operating in the United Kingdom for a while now. And so far, throughout these years, Kindred has managed to have a fairly healthy business. But the year 2019 is turning out to be a lot harder for kindred than […]

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MGM makes a sponsorship deal with the NHL

In today’s digital age it is no wonder that we sometimes see weird sponsorship deals, especially in the sports industry. The USA may be the biggest perpetrators of such sponsorships because of the size of their major sports leagues like the NBA and the NHL. The most recent partnership was made between the NHL and […]

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