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The counter argument for community-based gambling

08/07/2022

Source: Hawkes Bay Today NZ Herald

Important to consider counter arguments on debate about the role of community-based gaming machines in New Zealand.

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GMANZ supports goals of Internal Affairs review into gaming machines

18/03/2022

Source: Scoop.co.nz

The Gaming Machine Association of New Zealand (GMANZ) announces its support for the harm reduction aim of the government's new review...

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Ministry of Health blocking funding for facial recognition technology on pokies

18/02/2022

Source: NZ Herald

The organisation representing pokie machine owners wants the Government to fork out to help it fund facial recognition software in...

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Pokies association wants better results from gambling addiction services

26/01/2022

Source: Stuff

The Gaming Machine Association is pushing against an increase to the Problem Gambling Levy, until it sees proof that the levy is...

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New Zealand’s Pokies Association Pushing for Lower Problem Gambling Rates

26/01/2022

Source: Gambling News

New Zealand’s Ministry of Health has proposed a 26% increase ($16 million) in the problem gambling levy budget over the upcoming...

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Community groups to suffer from bad data

20/12/2021

Source: GMANZ

The Hutt City council’s decision to implement a sinking lid policy on gaming machines means community groups that rely on them for...

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Latest Gaming Figures

31/08/2021

Source: Scoop News

The Department of Internal Affairs (DIA) has released data showing expenditure of pub and club-based gaming machines over the last...

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Community projects missing out on pokie funds in lockdown

29/08/2021

Source: RNZ

The head of the gaming machine association is warning that hundreds of community projects will suffer because no money is going into...

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'Shopping list for armed robbers': Government plan to reveal pub pokies turnover attacked

02/07/2021

Source: Stuff

A government plan to openly publish pub-by-pub statistics for poker machine turnover has been attacked by pokie officials as a...

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Gambling For The Year Is Down Despite Spending Rebound

12/03/2021

Source: GMANZ

The Department of Internal Affairs has today released data showing that, while gambling for the year was down, spending for the...

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Gaming sector dismayed at misleading statistics about gaming machine profits

25/11/2020

Source: GMANZ

The Independent Chair of the Gaming Machine Association of New Zealand, Peter Dengate Thrush, today expressed his disappointment at...

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New GMANZ independent chair

30/09/2020

Source: Voxy

The Gaming Machine Association of New Zealand (GMANZ) today announced the appointment of Wellington intellectual property lawyer and...

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