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UK Youth Watches Over 1.4 Billion Gambling Commercials a Year

UK Youth Watches Over 1.4 Billion Gambling Commercials a Year

During the recent consultations about the UK gambling laws, the Department for Digital, Culture, Media, and Sport published an interesting paper detailing the numbers of gambling ads watched by UK youth, and the results are alarming. Currently, children in the UK view around 1.4 billion gambling commercials per year. This is almost triple the amount […]

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Ireland Plans to Hold a Responsible Gambling Week in Early February

Ireland Plans to Hold a Responsible Gambling Week in Early February

The last couple of weeks in the UK have been about how to improve the fight against gambling addiction. And now, from February 5th to 11th, Ireland joins the discussion as well. During that period, Ireland’s gambling companies will stage the first-ever Responsible Gambling Week.

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Shares of the Isle of Man’s Online Gambling Operator GVC Go Down

Shares of the Isle of Man’s Online Gambling Operator GVC Go Down

The famous online gambling operator GVC Holding took a hit on the stock market. After they’ve announced that the government of Greece taxed them for £175 million their stocks went down by 2.8%. The Isle of Man’s operator is a well-known name in the gambling industry, owning some popular betting sites like Bwin and Sportingbet, […]

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UK Considers Taxing Gambling Firms to Fund Addiction Programs

UK Considers Taxing Gambling Firms to Fund Addiction Programs

Bookmakers, PayPal casinos, betting sites, poker rooms beware! Earlier this week the Department for Digital Culture, Media, and Sport received a couple of recommendations for the changes to the UK gambling laws. The two most significant changes proposed are the ban of the credit cards for online gambling and the obligatory tax on gambling companies […]

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The Success Story of The Biggest Online Payment System {PayPal}

In the chart of successfully growing businesses, PayPal rightfully occupies one of the top spots. Founded in late 90’s by Elon Musk and a group of enthusiasts, PayPal is now recognised as the world’s largest online payment processor. After seeing some ups and downs, the company proliferated. Between years 2000 and 2002 PayPal grew big […]

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