GBGC Global Gambling Report Updates
March 2012
This month’s updates also include the launch of the 7th edition of the Global Gambling Report – Against The Odds.

GBGC’s Platinum Subscribers will automatically have access to the new edition through the online subscription service. 

As well as the updates to the country report this month has also seen the addition of: 
•    Full global gambling appendices for 2009 and 2010 
•    Updated gambling forecasts until 2015 
•    A new “at a glance” spreadsheet” of operators by category for each jurisdiction 
•    Gambling spend per capita for 2010 
•    More photos of gambling outlets and venues 

Updates include: 
UK: details of the new Machine Games Duty announced in the Budget 2012, proposed changes to Internet gambling regulation, and the ongoing dispute between the Health Lottery and Camelot.
Alderney: findings of independent review into the Full Tilt saga
Sweden, Norway, Finland et al: details of the launch of the new multi-jackpot Eurojackpot lottery game
Isle of Man: amendment to the regulation now permitting the streaming of live casino games for use in Internet gambling
Malta: winner of the national lottery concession
Croatia: new 2011 data added for betting, casinos, and machines
France: preliminary data for 2011
Netherlands: launch of new lottery
Italy: poor performance of horseracing and sports betting, operators fined
Greece: revenue declines for Greek casinos and OPAP
Australia: Crown undertaking a refurbishment plan, pokie plan pushed back to 2016 by Government
Northern Mariana Islands: the faltering start for the new Rota casino
Caribbean: new jurisdiction reports added for Martinique, St Barthelemy, St Maarten and Saint Martin.
India: increase in casino fees
Singapore: approval of the first junket operators for the Resorts World casino
South Africa: 2011 casino revenues by state