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    The Kenyan Government has set out plans to introduce a new 10% tax on sports betting stakes as part of a wider effort to clamp down on problem gambling in the country.

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    A bill to regulate sports betting in New Hampshire is headed to the Governor Chris Sununu after the state’s House of Representatives concurred with the amended bill returned by the Senate.

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    Carolyn Harris MP, chair of the Gambling Related Harm All-Party Parliamentary Group (APPG), has called for online gaming operators to take more responsibility in addressing harms related to gambling and improve their efforts to protect consumers.

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    The number of operators battling for one of the Argentine capital province’s seven igaming licences continues to grow, with Spanish operator Luckia the latest to enter the fray.

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    A memo from the US Deputy Attorney General has informed law enforcement staff working under the Department of Justice (DoJ) that there will be no attempt to enforce the revised interpretation of the Wire Act until 2020.

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    Kindred Group subsidiary Platinum Gaming has agreed a £1.6m (€1.8m/$2.0m) settlement with the GB Gambling Commission after it was ruled to have failed to prevent gambling harm and breached UK money laundering regulations.

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    The Ladies Professional Golf Association (LPGA) has agreed a partnership with Genius Sports to develop a comprehensive integrity program to help protect its competitions and players from match-fixing.

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    The Central Bank of Ireland is to introduce a ban on the sale of binary options to retail investors and also restrict the sale of contracts for difference (CFD) products.

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    The Malta Gaming Authority (MGA) has moved to cancel Wish Me Luck’s gaming licence, effective today (June 12).

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    Land-based and online betting and gaming operator Betfred has posted a loss of £40.7m for its financial year ended September 30, 2018.

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    Danish gambling regulator Spillemyndigheden has launched a new initiative aimed at improving public knowledge of gambling linked to video games, namely skin betting and so-called loot boxes.

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    iGaming software developer and operator Gamesys Group has agreed a £1.2m (€1.3m/$1.5m) settlement with the GB Gambling Commission after it was found to have failed to prevent gambling harm and breached UK money laundering regulations.

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    Revenue from regulated gambling in the Czech Republic fell 21.3% in 2018 to CZK31.3bn (£1.1bn/€1.2bn/$1.4bn), with the decline down to a lower contribution from slot machines.

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    Gambling industry-driven inclusion initiative the All-In Diversity Project has partnered the UK’s Business Standards Institution (BSI) to develop a code of practice for diversity and equality.

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    Swedish gambling regulator Spelinspektionen has joined forces with a number of its fellow national governing bodies and organisations on a joint effort to tackle terrorist funding and money laundering in the country.

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    AB Trav och Galopp (ATG) the market-leading operator in the early months of Sweden’s regulated igaming market, has joined the recently rebranded International Betting Integrity Association (IBIA).

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    TV Global Enterprises, operator of the Latin America-facing betting and gaming brand BetCris, has become the latest operator to join the race for one of Buenos Aires province’s seven igaming licences.

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    The New York Gaming Commission has today (June 10) approved regulations governing sports betting in the state. This clears the way for the licensing process for the state's four upstate casinos to begin. 

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    Swedish operator Svenska Spel has expanded its partnership with the Swedish Handball Federation to educate more young handball players in the country about the dangers of match-fixing.

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    The Swiss National Council, the Bundesrat, has approved igaming licence applications from four of the country's land-based casinos. Grand Casino Baden, Casino Davos, Grand Casino Luzern and Casino Zürichsee are now clear to launch the country's first regulated online gambling sites next month.

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