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Tuesday, 11 August 2020, 11:25 am | Gaming Machine Association of New Zealand

The Salvation Army and Problem Gambling Foundation this week released a report commissioned from New Zealand Institute of Economic Research outlining the significant economic benefit that would apparently accrue to the retail sector in both income and job ... More >>

Pubs Ready To Welcome Back Players

Monday, 4 May 2020, 3:18 pm | Gaming Machine Association of New Zealand

With a likely move to Alert Level 2 in the coming weeks, pubs and taverns across New Zealand are getting ready to welcome back players to their gaming rooms. Gaming Machine Association of NZ chairman, Bruce Robertson, noted that a lot of work is ... More >>

Independent review slams one-sided study on gambling

Friday, 7 February 2020, 8:50 am | Gaming Machine Association of New Zealand

A highly respected economics advisor has labelled a report commissioned by the Ministry of Health as “seriously flawed”, explaining that “no weight should be placed on [its] conclusions”. More >>

Increase in gaming spend illusionary

Friday, 17 May 2019, 3:25 pm | Gaming Machine Association of New Zealand

The latest Quarterly Gaming Statistics released by the DIA create an illusion that real funding availability for the community is increasing, says Bruce Robertson, the Independent Chair of the Gaming Machine Association of NZ (GMANZ). When adjusted ... More >>

Pokie spend media release

Friday, 1 March 2019, 2:42 pm | Gaming Machine Association of New Zealand

An increase in Gaming Machine Proceeds (GMP) from Class 4 Gambling (pokies) will help keep vital funding available to community organisations across New Zealand. More >>

Gaming Machine Quarterly statistics

Sunday, 11 November 2018, 12:30 pm | Gaming Machine Association of New Zealand

Keeping funding available on sustainable levels to community organisations across New Zealand is looking more secure, with a 3.4 percent increase in Gaming Machine Proceeds (GMP) from Class 4 Gambling (pokies) in the June-September 2018 quarter, ... More >>

Latest gambling stats deliver more funding to the community

Tuesday, 14 August 2018, 6:29 pm | Gaming Machine Association of New Zealand

Gambling Machine Association of New Zealand (GMANZ) Quarterly statistics press release 14 August 2018 show more funds available for the community Due to a 3.1 percent increase in Gaming Machine Proceeds (GMP) from Class 4 Gambling (pokies) in the April-June ... More >>

Pokies profits contribute big time to community

Monday, 13 December 2004, 12:39 am | Gaming Machine Association of New Zealand

Media release - available for immediate use 13 December 2004. Pokies profits contribute big time to community, says Gaming Association The Gaming Machine Association of NZ says anti gaming campaigners should have a broader vision and also appreciate ... More >>

Gambling Double Standards

Monday, 22 December 2003, 4:14 pm | Gaming Machine Association of New Zealand

Lotto is on a roll, and good luck to them … but where are the cries of anguish from Dave McPherson and his anti-gambling colleagues. More >>

Anti-gambling facilitator providing wrong facts

Friday, 14 November 2003, 3:48 pm | Gaming Machine Association of New Zealand

Facilitators at local territorial authority meetings where gaming regulations are being discussed have been accused of providing misleading information, according to the Gaming Machine Association of New Zealand. More >>

Pokies Money Is Fairly Distributed

Tuesday, 15 April 2003, 1:44 pm | Gaming Machine Association of New Zealand

The anti-gaming lobby is being nit-picky in its claims that the profits from pokies go mainly to male sports codes, according to the Gaming Machine Association of New Zealand (GMANZ). More >>

Pokies Pumping Money Back Into Community

Friday, 10 January 2003, 12:18 am | Gaming Machine Association of New Zealand

The 30% increase in spending on pokies outside Casinos means this year the amount of funding to the community has increased by $58m to about $275 Million dollars (over double the amount distributed by LOTTO). In addition $250 million will be paid to ... More >>

Pokie Numbers In Control - Not Out Of Control

Monday, 11 November 2002, 2:26 pm | Gaming Machine Association of New Zealand

The NZ Coalition for Gambling Reform's latest claims, that there is a race to install new pokie machines ahead of the passage of the Responsible Gambling Bill, are once again misleading and mischievous, according to the Gaming Machine Association of ... More >>

 
 
 
 
 

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