Online Gambling News – All the Latest Info up to April/2020

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All Casinos and Betting Shops in the UK Are Closed Amid COVID-19

It was ordered by the UK government all casinos, betting shops and bingo halls around the country to immediately close down as part of its new package of steps to counter the spread the coronavirus known as COVID-19, while Chancellor Rishi Sunak has unveiled measures to help secure jobs threatened by the closures. The steps were revealed by […]

Javier Castellano Announced to Be Positive of Coronavirus

Venezuelan-American jockey Javier Castellano was tested positive of COVID-19 after his return from Gulfstream Park. Castellano made the announcement on Twitter, saying officials at Florida’s Gulfstream Park told him to take a coronavirus check on Tuesday after spending the last week with his family in New York. “I have had no known contact with anyone […]

NFL Companies Are New Competitors of Betting Companie

After years of persistent opposition to sports betting, there is a high chance that in the near future it may even be allowed in the stadiums. NFL owners will compete with betting companies for a share of America’s rising sports betting industry in the coming years. The CBA states that owners and players must share income […]

Around 910 Casinos in the Us Are Now Close

The American Gaming Association (AGA) just a few days ago announced that they have made the decision to suspend 92% of the casinos all around the U.S. or 910 casinos in total. A representative of the American Gaming Association has stated that the suspensions hit an estimated 642,000 employees, almost all of the country’s direct casino gaming staff. Nevada’s Governor Steve […]

National Treasury Statement Misunderstood

On March 17th, the Chief Exchequer, Sunak, rolled out the National Governments plan to cover small businesses from the heat of the coronavirus outbreak in the UK. However, one important note was captured by enthusiastic firms and was, unfortunately, misinterpreted by the Betting and Gambling Sector. The point from the chancellor read: “I am extending […]

The Treasury Releases Emergency Fund

The gambling industry has not been spared as coronavirus continues to wreak havoc across the globe. This novel pandemic has seen all outdoor sporting events canceled in various parts of the world, leading to unimaginable losses. Fortunately for the companies based in the UK, the government has launched a relief fund program through its national […]

Massive Drop in the Number of Clients

Coronavirus pandemic has caused the postponement of major sports leagues around the world, and the consequent devastating effects on the betting and gambling industry, which relies on the same sports to attract customers. During an interview with Daily Monitor on Tuesday, Adela Aghaba, Betway country Manager, predicted tougher times for the industry. He said: “Obviously, […]

Exploring the New Industry

For a long time, the e-sports sector has remained less explored by the gambling industry. Well, Bet Construct is set to change this narrative through its e-sports division. The innovative move will enable customers from the famous iGaming solutions provider to wager on online e-sports such as Fortnite and Mortal Combat. The decision to introduce […]

All Horse Races Have Been Cancelled

According to a statement released by the British Horseracing Authority (BHA), racing events in the UK have been suspended until the start of May in a bid to reduce the spread of Covid-19. According to Sky Sports News, the BHA has taken this vital step in line with the government’s effort to limit social gatherings […]

Sports Betting and Casinos Seeking Help from the Government Due to Coronavirus

British sports betting and casino companies are calling on the government to help counter the cancelation of all British sporting facilities and the postponement of the football tournament Euro 2020. Betting companies experienced a double-whammy on Tuesday with the announcement that after consultation with all 55 national football federations, UEFA has voted to delay the […]

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