[HONG KONG] Growing protests in the Asian financial centre of Hong Kong are weighing on the neighbouring Chinese territory of Macau as some visitors steer clear of the world's biggest gambling hub...

[LONDON] British betting company William Hill on Thursday said it planned to shut 700 shops with a loss of 4,500 jobs, blaming the UK government's crackdown on problem-gambling.

[MACAU] Macau's casino operators have pledged billions of dollars to develop non-gaming attractions in a bid to secure new licences, but analysts predict only the more efficient like Sands China...

[OSLO] The largest pension fund in Norway announced Tuesday it was blacklisting companies profiting from alcohol, gambling and pornography, and said it was divesting shares in well-known companies...

[HANOI] Police in Vietnam broke up an online gambling ring that had handled more than US$1 billion in bets and arrested 22 people, reports said Saturday, in what is believed to be the largest-ever...

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EARLIER this month, the Singapore government increased the casino entry fees for citizens and permanent residents by 50 per cent to S$150 for the 24-hour daily levy (up from S$100), and S$3,000...

[MONTREAL] A Quebec couple won C$1 million (S$1.01 million) in the lottery after finding a winning ticket that had been forgotten in a book for months, the province's Loto-Quebec organization said...

[MACAU] Gambling revenue in the Chinese territory of Macau rose 4.4 per cent in February due to resurgent high-roller activity after the new year holiday week but caution over slowing economic...

GAMBLING revenue in Macau rose 14 per cent in 2018, the second consecutive year of gain as demand to wager in the Chinese territory continued to rebound from a prolonged slump.