Industry
 
 
 
Industry
 
horse national
horse national
horse national

Is the Grand National Cruel?

Before answering this question, consider one fact. Since 2000 eleven horses have died running the famous course at Aintree. Every year the debate about the cruelty of the Grand National rages as opponents seek changes or even c...
 
Bingo
 
Chancellor announces reduction in gaming tax paid by bingo halls
Chancellor announces reduction in gaming tax paid by bingo halls
Chancellor announces reduction in gaming tax paid by bingo halls

Budget: Chancellor announces reduction in gaming tax paid by bingo halls

Chancellor George Osborne has announced his fifth budget today amidst the usual round of euphoria on the one hand and expected criticism on the other. There had been much comment recently about what to expect and what not to ex...
Casino Bonuses

 
Industry
 
gamestress
gamestress
gamestress

Casual games can relieve stress

How do you manage your stress? Forget about soft lights, forget about calming Buddhist mantras, and forget about soothing whale song, they are all soooo last year. Two recent research pieces by East Carolina University suggests...
 
Industry
 
pkr-ineter
pkr-ineter
pkr-ineter

How casinos make money from poker

Monetise – what a lovely word, doesn’t really say what it does on the tin. It’s got nothing to do with French Impressionist painters who lived in Northern France (work it out for yourself). It’s actually the term used to descri...
 
Industry
 
Will Euro Vegas ever happen
Will Euro Vegas ever happen
Will Euro Vegas ever happen

Will Euro Vegas ever happen?

Poor Spain, struggling with the financial downturn more than most nations because of its dependency on property development, must have placed so much store by the possibility of the first Vegas style gambling resort being built...

 
Industry
 
mitch garber
mitch garber
mitch garber

Why Gambling can be Good for the Economy

Amongst all the social commentary about the development of problem gambling amongst some groups of people, there are some hard facts that are worth considering. The gambling industry is thriving but increasingly, social comment...
 
Industry
 
Gambling gets a Makeover
Gambling gets a Makeover
Gambling gets a Makeover

Chanel Fashion Mogul Karl Lagerfeld to Design Macau Casino Hotel

Is it that gambling is now becoming increasingly mainstream or is it something else? Despite its creative appeal the world of Haute Couture, high fashion and all things elegant seems to be giving a nod to the world of chips, pu...
Bingo Bonuses

 
Industry
 
Lotto - is it really a stupidity tax
Lotto - is it really a stupidity tax
Lotto - is it really a stupidity tax

Lotto – is it really a stupidity tax?

Technically a lottery is a form of gambling that involves drawing lots to receive a prize. Lotteries are outlawed in some countries whilst others embrace them with some form of national regulation. In the United Kingdom, the Na...
 
Industry
 
How Singapore became the centre of match fixing
How Singapore became the centre of match fixing
How Singapore became the centre of match fixing

How Singapore became the centre of match fixing?

It doesn’t seem possible to read about a major football competition without hearing about Singapore recently. Sadly this is not due to any footballing prowess there might me in this small nation state. Rather, Singapore is ment...
 
Industry
 
Taking bets on Oscar Pistorius’ trial is sick
Taking bets on Oscar Pistorius’ trial is sick
Taking bets on Oscar Pistorius’ trial is sick

Taking bets on Oscar Pistorius’ trial is sick

At the risk of sounding like my father, I do wonder what the world is coming to. The world seems to be gripped by the courtroom drama in South Africa. Almost complete media coverage, only the faces of witnesses during testimony...