GBGC Global Gambling Report Updates
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
China: international media ruin the non-cash ‘casino’ in Hainan by drawing attention to it
Hong Kong: Hong Kong Jockey Club announces changes to co-mingling opportunities
India: new KYC checks imposed upon Goa’s casinos
Thailand: The lottery in Thailand is forced to hold a live draw to quell rumours that the game is fixed

Africa
South Africa: Merkur Gaming enters into a joint venture
2011 data for Algeria, Angola, Benin, Botswana, and Burkina Faso

Latin America
Colombia: lotteries lobby for fairer competition

Europe
Belgium: new additions to e-gaming blacklist, Bosnia and Herzegovina: details of new law
Germany: Berlin arcade law appealed by three operators
Italy: details of advertising regulations for gambling; Casino Venezia tender to launch
Norway: Cherry sues Norwegian government
Russia: Duma approves smoking ban in public places
Spain: Madrid suburb chosen for Europa Vegas resort

North America
New Jersey: Gov Christie approves internet gambling bill
Nevada: online poker bill enacted in the state