October 2011

Monday, October 31, 2011 - 14:15
<p>The big firms that are already involved in gambling in the USA such as Caesars Entertainment and MGM are getting their ducks in line which is a sign for many that the possibility of legal internet gambling is on the horizon. A recent story in the news has revealed that casino operators MGM Resorts International and Boyd Gaming Corp.
Saturday, October 8, 2011 - 10:33
<p>Almost everyone knows how America feels about crime in their country, but now the world will try to understand how America deals with crimes in rest of the world. A new bill (HR 313) has been approved by the US House Judiciary Committee to amend the Controlled Substances Act.
Saturday, October 8, 2011 - 10:55
<p>Canada has some conflicting laws on their books with regards to gambling in that vast county. One law that is part of Canada’s criminal code has been challenged by a private members bill that would repeal a small section of the code.
Monday, October 10, 2011 - 11:09
<p>The immediate reaction to the announcement that gambling giant Ladbrokes has broken off discussions surrounding the purchase of Sportingbet was the value of Sportingbet stock dropped significantly on the London Exchange.</p><p>Talks have been “mutually terminated” Ladbrokes officials said causing the largest reduction in Sportingbet’s stock in five years.
Monday, October 10, 2011 - 11:54
<p>Viaden Gaming Ltd., a quality online casino software producer and developer has announced a major overhaul of its product suite. The updated new version includes payment options functionality features that offer great multiple usability and smoother performance.
Tuesday, October 11, 2011 - 12:12
<p>Recent difficulties with Belgium’s economy have politicians looking at ways to create revenues for the state that were previously untapped. Online gambling is one of those sources that has been making progress in establishing itself in a regulated and licensed environment.
Tuesday, October 11, 2011 - 12:53
<p>Coming soon in the Garden State of New Jersey is a referendum to determine whether online sports betting will be permitted within the state. New Jersey is having great difficulty balancing its public purse and has come close to legalizing online wagering in the past.
Wednesday, October 12, 2011 - 13:10
<p>According to a recent report in Australia’s Brisbane Times online news Tabcorp the gambling group in Down under announced it has made positive progress despite the waning economy.
Wednesday, October 12, 2011 - 13:51
<p>Even as the recent ink about Sportingbet and the failed deal it was trying to negotiate with gambling giant Ladbrokes has not even dried yet Sportingbet is once again in the news. <br />Sportingbet Holdings has announced the purchase of the entire share capital of Danbrook and Scandic.
Thursday, October 13, 2011 - 12:47
<p>Ladbrokes is a giant in the international wagering world but has fallen behind other operators in the online sector. The man at the helm of Ladbrokes Richard Glynn, has recently been giving the press an earful about where the firm is headed in the near future. An article published in the financial times recently has Mr.
Thursday, October 13, 2011 - 13:14
<p>“Online Gambling: Key Objectives for a successful regulatory and tax framework” The Remote Gambling Association&nbsp; issued a significant platform for the online gambling industry in Italy&nbsp; recently.
Friday, October 14, 2011 - 12:44
<p>Just when poker players and operators thought it was safe to go back in the water, the USA has again dropped the hammer on another couple of payment processors. The Greenville South Carolina US Attorneys Office and the Secret Service have seized the assets of two international money processing firms. The announcement points to over $2m in “criminal assets” from Prime Investment Ltd.
Friday, October 7, 2011 - 17:00
<p>Retail is the money maker for many bookies in the U.K. that have overhead costs in the form of bricks and mortar and staff.
Friday, October 7, 2011 - 15:57
<p>Sky Gaming's Vegas Jackpots, Millionaires Club sees big winnings, GBP 2.3 million. These huge wins include Leprechaun's Luck for which the pot has dropped 3 times in less than a month.
Saturday, October 1, 2011 - 11:16
<p>KPMG is a global network of professional firms providing Audit, Tax and Advisory services. They have 140,000 outstanding professionals working together to deliver value in 146 countries worldwide.</p><p>KPMG recently announced it will be holding its second e gaming summit this November on the Isle of Man.
Sunday, October 2, 2011 - 10:04
<p>Governments all over the world are grappling with economically tough times and seem to be demonizing gambling activity as the root of all social problems.
Sunday, October 2, 2011 - 10:41
<p>Most societies have issues with pastimes that don’t fit in with the normal everyday run of the mill hobbies. Punting, wagering , gambling, betting, whatever you call these forms of entertainment it causes some people to think the worst will befall anyone who ventures into that realm.
Monday, October 3, 2011 - 08:26
<p>When it comes to convoluted stories and minute by minute additions to what seems to be endless conjecture and speculation the Full Tilt Poker saga takes the cake.
Monday, October 3, 2011 - 09:00
<p>Now licensed in Gibraltar and going strong William Hill has made another great deal to keep it’s momentum moving in the right direction. Millions of fans tune into the European football coverage via the ESPN network.
Tuesday, October 4, 2011 - 13:34
<p>While a gambling industry conference in Las Vegas reports that operators in the USA are seeking to regulate and license online poker the Department of Justice continues to prosecute what were the three&nbsp; biggest internet poker rooms operating in America.
Tuesday, October 4, 2011 - 15:51
<p>Organizations such as the Remote Gambling Association in Europe have made it clear that the situation created by the European Commission regarding Greece’s implementation of its new online gambling taxation policy is unfair to the rest of the member nations.</p><p>Clive Hawkswood the RGA CEO stated, “There are concerns that the new law provides tax benefits for OPAP‟s
Wednesday, October 5, 2011 - 16:05
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Wednesday, October 5, 2011 - 16:10
<p>For now it’s the end of the road for any avenues left to for the future of online gambling in South Africa.
Thursday, October 6, 2011 - 11:25
<p>The London based gambling empire, SportingBet released its financial figures for the year ending July 31st, 2011 reporting earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation, and amortization, EBITDA are up by 11 percent to GBP 51.4 million pounds ($79 million).</p><p>&nbsp;The good news is a result of some positive moves by the company.
Thursday, October 6, 2011 - 11:37
<p>Wayne Rooney's dad, 48, was arrested at his home in the West Derby area of Liverpool due to an investigation into a betting scandal in Scottish football. Also arrested was Rooney Junior’s Uncle Richie, 54.

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