Suicide, money laundering and match-fixing: the US$4.2 billion scourge of illegal gambling in Asia

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January 15 2019

Illegal gambling will continue to drive people to suicide and facilitate money laundering and match-fixing unless government action is taken, warns the Asian Racing Federation.

In a research paper, the ARF’s anti-illegal betting task force outlines the widespread damage as illegal gambling grows at a quicker rate than the legal market.