Neteller has been around the e-currency industry for close to two decades now, having begun its operations in 2009. It was an early entrant into the online gaming world, with 85% of the entire world's online gaming companies using Neteller to process payments, from as early as 2000. The platform remains popular to date.
In the rural areas of China, over 1000 Taobao villages, which are named after the Alibaba’s shopping website, are helping lure the young graduates back to the communities. Live online gambling is becoming more popular in mainland China because there are no legalized land-based casinos there, and the operation of underground casinos is illegal.