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UK Relaxes ‘Land-Based Gambling’ Rules as Online Betting Grows

UK Relaxes ‘Land-Based Gambling’ Rules as Online Betting Grows

The British government is loosening its rules for brick-and-mortar betting businesses as online gambling grows. The U.K.’s Department for Culture, Media and Sport issued a report Thursday (May 16) that would allow for cashless payments on gaming machines in places like casinos, arcades and bingo halls, while introducing an age limit of 18 for these machines. The rules would allow establishments to...

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WestJet’s St. John’s-to-London route goes live — sparking anger over affordable air travel within N.L. | CBC News

WestJet’s St. John’s-to-London route goes live — sparking anger over affordable air travel within N.L. | CBC News

Newfoundland and Labrador is connected once more to Europe with a direct flight to the United Kingdom this summer, but government subsidies of the St. John’s-to-London route has one Labrador MHA demanding closer attention to the high cost of travel within the province. The newest WestJet route, which flies three times weekly from May until October,...

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UK debt agency warns of challenges ahead as borrowings rises- Republic World

UK debt agency warns of challenges ahead as borrowings rises- Republic World

After the data released, British pound experienced gains against both the US dollar and the Euro. | Image:Unsplash UK agency warns: Robert Stheeman, the chief executive of the UK Debt Management Office (DMO), cautioned that Britain faces risks and challenges as it prepares for substantial borrowings in the coming years. Stheeman, who will step down...