GBGC Global Gambling Report Updates
September 2012
The 7th edition of the Global Gambling Report – Against The Odds includes the following new features and updates

• 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:
New, updated version of the Interactive Lottery Datasheet – sales figures for the leading interactive state lotteries around the world
India: Punjab looking to replicate Goa and allow casinos in the state
Sri Lanka: Launch of the new Super Ball lottery
Thailand: update on the prospect of the GLO finally launching a networked lottery game
Belgium: new data added from the Gaming Commission, number of A, B, and C licences
Croatia: Details on proposed AWP regulation, new state lottery data for 2011
Cyprus: Online gambling law finally passed, private operators to file lawsuits
France: new ARJEL data added for the French i-gaming sector
Germany: update on Schleswig-Holstein internet gambling licensing and interstate gambling treaty
Ireland: Lottery licence sale bill published in a month
Isle of Man: developments in the PokerStars takeover of Full Tilt Poker
Italy: new H1 2012 data added for all gambling sectors in Italy, Estonian firm Olympic creates joint venture in Italy, tender for betting shop licences launched
Lithuania: new betting data by operator
Russia: 7 companies express interest for Primorye casino zone
Spain: LVS investigations on China prompt queries by Spanish officials
Sweden: Facebook “lotteries” investigated
UK: adjudication in the Health Lottery judicial review, Rank’s deal to buy Gala’s casino is referred to the Competition Commission by the OFT
Queensland, New South Wales: new lottery data added for 2011
Western Australia: Crown has plans for Burswood casino expansion
New Zealand: new gambling revenue data added for all gambling sectors for 2011
California: update on the sports betting bill, approval for new native American casinos
Nevada: William Hill closes deal with 3 bookies, expands Plaza deal, 2012 sports betting data
Georgia, Idaho, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, North Carolina: unaudited lottery data for 2012