Saturday, February 24, 2024

Tag: Betting and Gaming Council

BGC criticises Scotland’s decision to keep casinos closed until June

BGC criticises Scotland casino closure until June
The Betting and Gaming Council has condemned the Scottish government’s decision not to let casinos re-open at the same time as the rest of the country’s hospitality sector.

Whittingdale takes the reins of UK gambling review

John Whittingdale takes reins UK Gambling Review
John Whittingdale, the minister for media and data, has taken over responsibility for the UK review of the 2005 Gambling Act from sport, heritage and tourism minister, Nigel Huddleston.

McArthur parked: UK regulator plays down black market threat only weeks before his exit

Gambling Commission Neil McArthur resignation PWC report
UK Gambling Commission CEO Neil McArthur may have stepped down but just before his resignation he remained resistent to the findings of a PwC report, which revealed the UK’s black market had almost doubled in size. It was, he contended, “not consistent with the intelligence picture”.