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Vietnam lifts gambling ban to boost revenue

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Vietnam's gaming scene could soon see its fortunes turn after the country lifted a long-standing ban on locals entering casinos. The government is trying to boost the country's coffers by keeping some of the US$800 million that leaves every year as people gamble elsewhere.

21 Apr 2017
21 Apr 2017

Vietnam's gaming scene could soon see its fortunes turn after the country lifted a long-standing ban on locals entering casinos. The government is trying to boost the country's coffers by keeping some of the US$800 million that leaves every year as people gamble elsewhere.