GBGC Global Gambling Report Updates
January 2013
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
The report includes company summaries for the likes of: Camelot (UK), Churchill Downs (US), Codere (Spain/Latin America), Las Vegas Sands (US), OPAP (Greece), SJM Holdings (Macau), amongst others. 
Updates include: 

Asia
After GBGC’s fieldtrip to Hong Kong and Macau, we have added new information to the Asian country reports:
Cambodia: update on the Naga2 casino expansion project in Phnom Penh
Japan: details on the planned schedule for the creation of integrated resort casinos in Japan
Macau: 2012 data for the casino sector, the details of the smoking ban in Macau’s casinos, update in poker in Macau
Philippines: update on the Manila Bay entertainment complex
Singapore: latest results from the two integrated resorts in Singapore
Thailand: news of the latest delays to the new GLO lottery in Thailand 

Latin America
Chile: Gran Casino Los Angeles is sold
Panama: Sun International is to develop the Trump Casino
  

Europe
Alderney: SHFL obtains an Alderney licence for e-gaming
Belgium: new additions to e-gaming blacklist, new casino data added
Bosnia and Herzegovina: details of new law
Bulgaria: 2011 and 2012 data added for betting, casinos, gaming machines, bingo
Croatia: Croatia will join Eurojackpot lottery game
Denmark: Q3 internet gambling data; new operators added to gambling blacklist in Denmark
Estonia: data added for Estonian casinos
Greece: Hellenic State Lotteries concession awarded to OPAP consortium
Isle of Man: Locus Gaming receives a licence in the Isle of Man
Italy: casino data added for Italy in 2012
Romania: data added for Romanian casinos
Sweden: Sweden will join Eurojackpot lottery game
Switzerland: minimum bet for Swiss Lotto increased
UK: acquisitions and consolidation in the gaming machine sector; review of stakes and prizes in gaming machines; Northern Ireland gambling regulation overhaul 

North America
Alberta: proposal for new racino
Manitoba: VLT registration fees increased in January 2013
Saskatchewan: Bally and Spielo sign supply agreements for VLTs
Florida: Senate committee to review gambling in the state
Georgia: internet lottery sales are delayed
Indiana: 2012 lottery data added
Michigan: an RFP for internet lottery services is launched
Nebraska: new charitable gaming data for 2012
New Hampshire: new governor is said to be in favour of casinos
North Dakota: state signs amended contracts with five Native American tribes
South Carolina: court rules that all poker games are illegal
Texas: Churchill Downs sues Commission for banning ADW via the internet
Washington: Snoqualmie tribe unveils casino expansion plans
Wyoming: lottery bill is to reintroduced in 2013