25 Nov '11, 11pm

MCYS tightens regulations on casino promotions

All casino advertising and promotions - broadly defined to include interviews, media releases and community sponsorships - are prohibited, except those given prior approval by the Ministry of Community Development, Youth and Sports. The regulations also apply to any person acting on behalf of, under arrangement with, or with the consent of a casino operator. These parties include junket promoters, special employees or applicants, for example, for a licence to operate a shuttle service. The definition of 'casino advertising' will be expanded to include any pictorial representation, brand name, trademark or service mark of a casino game or gaming equipment. For instance, the sale of merchandise bearing gaming designs. The definition of 'casino promotions' will include membership and loyalty programmes under which patrons earn and redeem credits, contests or lucky draws offer...

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