February 2012

Monday, February 13, 2012 - 15:02
<p>It was revealed last year that the Portuguese online gambling market was worth an estimated €600m, reason enough to introduce legislation for the legalization and regulation of the industry in that country.
Monday, February 13, 2012 - 13:47
<p>Australia is still grappling with online gambling issues even though government sponsored reports on the subject say that it should be regulated and licenses for the safe and benefit of all concerned.</p><p>Prime Minister Julia Gilliard recently dumped her agreement with independent Member of Parliament Andrew Wilkie.
Monday, February 6, 2012 - 10:26
<p>As the online gambling world holds its breath while waiting for changing in the USA the political scene is shaping up in America to be another ”your either with us or against us scenario.” There are many reports these days about the race for the Republican nomination for the person who will run against President Obama.</p><p>Mitt Romney is getting loads of press as being th
Sunday, February 5, 2012 - 14:35
<p>The USA Department of Justice has spoken and the speculators along with their research have been moving as fast as they can to get a place in the American online gambling market should it be legalized federally. Separate States are having debate after debate over the old rules and the new. What is common in all the separate discussion is good old fashioned US competitiveness.
Sunday, February 5, 2012 - 14:02
<p>Ontario Canada is a province that is one of the engines of the Canadian economy where the people are hard working and for the most part responsible. It has Toronto and Ottawa, the government and banking epicenter. The province has however been hit with some economic realities what with the challenges of outsourcing and the close link with the USA.
Saturday, February 4, 2012 - 12:53
<p>Adverts for the launch of ‘RobbieWilliamsPoker.com’ online poker site have drawn sharp criticism from some. A UK MP Tessa Munt (Liberal Democrat) Munt has been foremost in her attempts to curtail gambling ads.
Saturday, February 4, 2012 - 12:43
<p>Closing in on the first year anniversary of Black Friday the Department of Justice crackdown on online poker one can look back and see how debate seems to have changed on the subject.<br />&nbsp;<br />Many financial strains on the economy in the United States have cast new eyes on the ability of financial gain to be had from online gambling.
Friday, February 3, 2012 - 15:39
<p>At a Finance Committee meeting, as a demonstration of how easy it is to participate on online gambling sites no matter where you are, Rep. Roland Lemar, D- New Haven, pulled up one of the leading online gambling websites with his iPad.
Friday, February 3, 2012 - 12:44
<p>The 46th annual Super Bowl rapidly approaches the bookies online and off present their predictions with all the skill the experts can muster. The interest in the final match up for the NFL season is usually a hum dinger with millions of enthusiasts watching what is usually a fantastic game.
Thursday, February 2, 2012 - 15:33
<p>In the news there is&nbsp;a recently signed agreement from the Alderney Gambling Control Commission (AGCC) to share information and expertise with another regulator.<br />The Alderney Gambling Control Commission was established in May 2000.
Thursday, February 2, 2012 - 07:42
<p>Washington, D.C. Online Gambling Legislation up for Full Vote at Council Yesterday, in Washington DC., the Finance and Revenue Committee voted 3-2 to send a controversial ruling regarding online gambling through the city’s lottery system, authority to send it back to the drawing board. The Internet gambling legislation is now up for a vote of appeal when Full Council next meets.
Wednesday, February 1, 2012 - 19:03
<p>Long awaited online poker study released by RealMoneyPoker.org</p><p>There has been a very interesting and long awaited study released by RealMoneyPoker.org. It focuses on the prospective outlook of legal online poker and leaves the reader with a positive however modest impression of the future for the industry.
Monday, February 6, 2012 - 12:32
<p>It has been coming for a while and the day has arrived when Betfair the U.K.
Tuesday, February 7, 2012 - 10:26
<p>Unibet Group is one of the largest online gambling operators in the European market with over 5.9 million customers worldwide. It offers a comprehensive range of online gambling products, such as sports betting, live betting, casino, poker, lotteries, bingo and soft games through the Group's web sites: unibet.com, unibet.it &amp; maria.com.
Tuesday, February 7, 2012 - 13:07
<p>It’s not hard to see how interconnected the online gambling world&nbsp;is when you see an increased demand for poker in America and European poker rooms fill up. The same is obvious with recent reports about issues with the newly liberalized French jurisdiction and the online gambling market there.
Sunday, February 12, 2012 - 11:19
<p>Argentinean land-based and online slots developer Leander Games has signed a deal to license a variety of its titles including the popular Reely Roulette and Reely Poker to Alderney-licensed and U.K.
Sunday, February 12, 2012 - 10:48
<p>It is always interesting to see old school businesses step up to the challenges of the new age and excel beyond expectations. One such iconic company is Bally Technologies the maker and innovation producing gambling machine creator that most land based casino goers are familiar with. <br />Founded by young entrepreneur Raymond T.
Saturday, February 11, 2012 - 12:10
<p>According to a recent press release from Jakarta Indonesia, Bolaboom.com has been launched to serve patrons from Bali, Jakarta, and Medan in Indonesia. The ten year veteran of online sport betting services will be able to provide a cost effective online betting experience that is quick and efficient.
Saturday, February 11, 2012 - 11:28
<p>The online gambling industry in Europe is growing in leaps and bounds although the road to liberalization is far from smooth. Germany has presented problems by trying to maintain their monopoly France has a tax regime that is untenable for most operators and there are legal issues in other parts of the Union.
Friday, February 10, 2012 - 12:38
<p>The professionals against crime were called to help in the country of Belgium. The police force was used in order to help continue the fight against illegal gaming operators.
Friday, February 10, 2012 - 11:50
<p>The online poker shake up last year in the USA is still reverberating in poker circles around the world.
Thursday, February 9, 2012 - 11:56
<p>Established in 1986, MDI Entertainment, LLC, is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Scientific Games listed on the NASDAQ and SGMS stock exchange. In 1996 MDI began marketing licensed games to lotteries. They now have an extensive array of licensed properties of interesting copyrighted and patented titles that they hold exclusive lottery distribution rights for.
Thursday, February 9, 2012 - 11:20
<p>Poker Stars has received its license to offer online poker in Belgium much to the delight of Poker players who enjoy a full house.
Wednesday, February 8, 2012 - 08:50
<p>The harmonization of the laws pertaining to gambling on the internet in the hugely diverse European Union is far from being a done deal.
Wednesday, February 8, 2012 - 08:05
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