Australia urged to follow suit as UK cracks down on pokies, limiting bets to $3.60 per spin

Australia urged to follow suit as UK cracks down on pokies, limiting bets to $3.60 per spin

Posted May 18, 2018 11:23:55 The UK Government has announced it will introduce maximum bets on poker machines to address problem gambling. Culture Secretary Matt Hancock announced he was limiting bets to 2 pounds ($3.60) per spin — down from the current limit of 100 pounds ($179). The minister described …

Phnom Penh Post, Cambodia’s last independent newspaper, sold to Malaysian ‘covert’ spin doctor

Phnom Penh Post, Cambodia’s last independent newspaper, sold to Malaysian ‘covert’ spin doctor

Updated May 07, 2018 16:22:33 Photo: The Phnom Penh Post was founded in 1992. (Flickr: tbun) The last remaining independent English language newspaper in Cambodia has been sold to a Malaysian PR man, who previously worked for the Cambodian Government and is currently “managing ‘covert operations’ for our clients”, according …

Shark attacks and Margaret River Pro debate leave WA Government in a spin

Shark attacks and Margaret River Pro debate leave WA Government in a spin

Updated April 21, 2018 09:57:43 Video: Social media posts on quokkas, sharks draw contrasting WA tourism claims (ABC News) Tourism Minister Paul Papalia was keen to laud the benefits of the international exposure from tennis champion Roger Federer’s quokka selfie earlier this year, trumpeting it as an all-time marketing coup. …