GBGC Global Gambling Report Updates
November 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: 
Updates to the Interactive Gambling Report 
Asia
Hong Kong: new betting and lottery data from the Hong Kong Jockey Club
Macau: casino gaming data for Q3 2012
Singapore: details of the new Casino Amendment Bill introduced in Singapore
Taiwan: update on the tendering process for the lottery licences in Taiwan
Thailand: police action against sophisticated illegal internet gambling syndicates 

Latin America
Colombia: further details of plans for gaming machine regulation
Panama: Panama becoming a destination for Ecuador’s casino gamblers
Paraguay: Bill against illegal gambling introduced in Paraguay
Peru: new lottery games launched by Intralot Peru


Europe
Alderney: PokerStars reveals details of Full Tilt Poker player repayment
Cyprus: further violent attacks on OPAP shops
France: more licence holders leave the French e-gaming sector; ARJEL clarifies deal with DGOJ
Greece: the European Commission approves 35,000 VLT licences for OPAP
Poland: Century buys 33% stake in Poland Casinos
Spain: Unibet pays retrospective taxes for internet gambling activities; Catalonia introduces type B gaming machines
UK: report on the findings of the Culture Select Committee into the UK Gambling Act 2005, social gaming developments 
North America
Alberta, Canada: Expansion of Grey Eagle Casino
Ontario, Canada: Sudbury racino in talks with OLG, Ottawa agrees to possibility of casino; Ottawa to consider e-bingo
Delaware: first results from expanding betting venues
Florida: referendum on Bonita Springs slots
Illinois: VLTs now live in the state
New Hampshire: 2012 horseracing data added
Maine: early revenue figures after two months of new casino opening
Missouri: more details on Cape Girardeau casino and opening date; preliminary 2012 data for lottery
Oklahoma: Osage Nation to build 8th casino, Hard Rock Tulsa opens expansion
Oregon: Coquille Tribe wants an off-reservation casino in Medford
Mexico: Gauselmann opens subsidiary in Mexico; provisional lottery sales up 3.3% in 2012