October 2014

Saturday, October 11, 2014 - 09:13
The online gambling industry has had its share of problems over the years in the United States mostly over allegations of wrong doing by various operators leveled by the Department of Justice. The crackdown on online gambling operators who have skirted the ambiguous laws in America to do business has proved financially lucrative for the US justice system.
Sunday, October 12, 2014 - 10:31
California native and well known poker player Phillip Dennis "Phil" Ivey Jr., has won ten World Series of Poker bracelets, one World Poker Tour title and appeared at nine World Poker Tour final tables. The thirty eight year old has garnered a reputation in the poker world as a bit of a chameleon with his various nick names and style.
Monday, October 13, 2014 - 09:51
Sweden is taking online poker players to task when it comes to reporting their winnings to the tax man. The Swedish tax authority, Skatteverket, is looking for information on poker players who have collected poker gains from offshore gambling sites and haven’t submitted the resulting taxes on those winnings.
Tuesday, October 14, 2014 - 10:38
Currently headquartered in Kuala Lumpur after a considerable amount of time being located in Cheltenham, UK since its founding in 1934 the Badminton World Federation (BWF) is the international governing organization sanctioned by the International Olympic Committee.
Friday, October 31, 2014 - 11:28
Many countries in the world don’t like international online gambling operators because they cut into revenues gained by taxation and licensing. There lies the problem with the internet, it is open to the public and sometimes it is freely accessed. That number has grown from 361 million in the year 2000 to almost 21 billion today.