"Beginning [in] August 2017, Google will accept applications for the distribution of gambling apps within the Play store in the United Kingdom, France and the Republic of Ireland."
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Google will allow real money gambling apps in its Play store from August, it was reported Tuesday.

Degree53, a mobile app and website developer that works in the online gambling and sports betting industries, quoted correspondence from Google that stated, “beginning [in] August 2017, Google will accept applications for the distribution of gambling apps within the Play store in the United Kingdom, France and the Republic of Ireland.”

“At a later date, this policy change may be expanded to new regions and countries,“ it read.