August 2010

Tuesday, August 31, 2010 - 10:02
<p>It comes as no surprise when statistics come out regarding the massive potential for the online gambling industry in Latin America. <br />A recently published report by Research and Markets indicates the market in Latin America could generate over $150bn a year.
Sunday, August 8, 2010 - 10:08
<p>The USA is a country of many climates and environments. Some states are cold and some are hot but lately all the states seem to be having the same financial problem of balancing their budgets. Florida has been a state hit by hurricanes, heat waves and cold snaps that have hurt local economies severely, causing tourism numbers to drop and tax revenues to plummet.
Sunday, August 8, 2010 - 10:41
<p>In the USA the most vocal opponents to internet wagering are the sports organizations. They contend that online gambling on sports will undermine the integrity of the sports clubs and eventually leads to corruption and fraud. In order to get over the fact that there are laws in place that limit and stop sports books from thriving in the USA.
Monday, August 9, 2010 - 16:16
<p>The online gambling industry is one that gets a good reputation when the industry that watches it makes wise choices. eCOGRA is an organization that keeps every reputable online gambling operator that receives the accreditation on their toes.
Monday, August 9, 2010 - 16:48
<p>In the Philippines government operations are usually well run and make money. The monopolistic approach to gambling in the Philippines is the way it is and has been for a long time. <br />According to&nbsp;a France Press report recently speculation is rampant that the Philippine government may want to sell it's online and land gambling state asset PAGCORP.
Tuesday, August 10, 2010 - 11:35
<p>Social networks are the very biggest they have ever been and nothing comes even close to the Facebook phenomenon with it's 400 million or so participants.
Tuesday, August 10, 2010 - 12:03
<p>Speculation that the Ontario Provincial government in Canada would be the next to offer online gambling to the residents of the province are over.
Wednesday, August 11, 2010 - 17:10
<p>In Canada the Federal Government has made rules that say gambling is illegal and must comply with the federal laws regarding these activities. Provincial governments have the same rules and a number of provinces are now in the process of creating online gambling monopolies within their own jurisdictions.
Wednesday, August 11, 2010 - 17:37
<p>Canada is at the center of a huge sea change in the online gambling world, so close to America and at the same time very far away. Recent announcements that a number of governments have made to establish online casinos and poker for the amusement of provincial residents.
Thursday, August 12, 2010 - 10:41
<p>The rules keep changing for online gambling companies and it is becoming increasingly difficult to keep up with the legal battles that involve patents, copyrights, and government changes.
Thursday, August 12, 2010 - 11:11
<p>Cryptologic, one of the online gambling industry's most respected and successful software developers, has released it's second quarter financial figures with some disappointment expressed from management. <br />Along with the less than stellar numbers an announcement that the company's Chief Executive Officer Brian Hadfield will step down and resign his position.
Friday, August 13, 2010 - 09:52
<p>South Africa has been sitting on the fence for a long time now when it comes to implementing new laws for online gambling. <br />Rob Davies, the Minister for South Africa’s Trade and Industry is eagerly awaiting the arrival of a report on the state of country’s gambling industry.
Saturday, August 7, 2010 - 10:05
<p>Canada is going through the initial stages of setting up provincial government operated online casinos. Recently the British Columbian government had a massive melt down of it's first online gambling offering showing the world that the process is not as easy as it looks.
Saturday, August 7, 2010 - 09:33
<p>In most cases a company would cut their losses and head for the hills if the climate in the nation it was making money in decided th activity should be prohibited and owners will be arrested if business continues.
Sunday, August 1, 2010 - 15:30
<p>August first 2010 is another historical day in the evolution of the ever changing world wide web. The internet has grown in vast proportions over the last two decades or so and there is nothing that really compares with it's spreading of various influences good and bad all over the planet.
Monday, August 2, 2010 - 09:10
<p>The growth of online gambling in the world and the laws that restrict banks from accepting transactions from internet gambling activities has created a new and necessary need for alternative payment processing services.
Monday, August 2, 2010 - 10:24
<p>The Estonia-based firm Playtech has released it's second quarter results with a positive spin indicating an overall 2 percent increase in profits.
Tuesday, August 3, 2010 - 09:52
<p>Interests in the Italian online gambling market have not subsided since the country started to offer the products to it's gaming public legally. Companies such as 888Holdings plc have been making excellent progress in the Italian market via it's separate business to business (b2b) division Dragonfish.<br />Microgame S.p.A.
Tuesday, August 3, 2010 - 10:38
<p>There are really no limits on the things and events people choose to gamble on. There are the long shot odds made on whether your son born during a FIFA World Cup year will be a player on the championship team in the far future, true story.
Wednesday, August 4, 2010 - 12:00
<p>Canada seems a long way from the action but in truth it's closer than everyone thinks. Canada is online gambling friendly and is hosting an affiliate conference in a location that is hard to beat. Niagara Falls is one of the wonders of the world and creates an exciting backdrop for the CBG Affiliate Weekend coming this August 27th through the 30th 2010.
Wednesday, August 4, 2010 - 12:34
<p>The United Kingdom has seen sponsorships for it sporting clubs come and go in recent years from beer companies to automobile firms and now the latest trend online gambling operators.
Thursday, August 5, 2010 - 16:30
<p>On August 4th, 2010 the Canadian Government posed and enacted several changes to Canada’s gambling laws. The country’s criminal code has been amended with all together, 11 additions made, including a list of serious offences. It allows for greater punishment of offenders.
Thursday, August 5, 2010 - 16:34
<p>Ladbrokes is confident Richard Glynn is the right man for the job. He has proved an acute ability to transform company performance in his previous roles as CEO and chairman of Sporting Index. He led a shift from telephone to online-based trading, with 80% of bets now taken on the firm’s website.
Friday, August 6, 2010 - 17:23
<p>Gibraltar licensed, London stock exchange listed, PartyGaming has made it clear they are making serious money once again. The first half of the year has made everyone in the financial front take notice of it's terrific showing made especially great by it's merger with Bwin.
Friday, August 6, 2010 - 17:56
<p>Knowing where the online gambling market will open up next can be worth it's weight in gold for the entrepreneurs of the gaming industry. Various companies are specialists in finding out that information and making it available to businesses wishing to expand into previously unknown jurisdictions.

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