(SgNA)Govt reviewing non-casino gambling regulation
Yahoo! News Singapore, 15 Nov 2012 Government has begun a review of the regulatory framework and social safeguards for gambling at online channels and venues other than casinos, Second Minister for Home Affairs (MHA) and Trade and Industry (MTI) S Iswaran said on Friday. Speaking in Parliament for the second day about Singapore’s gambling rules, Iswaran noted that online gambling, including gambling on social media platforms and mobile devices, is growing in many countries. He said that the MHA will study developments in countries such as Australia, UK and the U.S., and Singapore’s own context to draw up a framework to address online gambling.