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Tuesday, July 22, 2014 - 10:01
The United States is full of competition in almost every market. Usually the strong ideas survive and the weak ones fall by the way side. To survive in the USA one must tow the political line and act according to the rules. The rules in the USA are made in Congress for the whole country but then there are specific rules for the different jurisdictions.
Monday, July 21, 2014 - 09:25
Just last December a newspaper in the United Kingdom the venerable Guardian, launched an online betting web location that offers sports wagering and the ponies. Gowager is an interactive betting service that allows readers to place a bet from their screen. The commercial arm of the Guardian encouraged subscribers via e mail "to follow a link to an online gambling site, Gowager".
Sunday, July 20, 2014 - 09:54
The controversy that surrounds policy challenges in the European Union have made it difficult for the authors of the proposed rules to get their point across. The European Commission has been trying to get the message out there that there are dangers associated with gambling and online gambling is included that can be avoided.
Saturday, July 19, 2014 - 08:42
It is common knowledge that lotteries fund cultural and sporting activities in many countries around the world. Online lottery has been available in many jurisdictions but there are exceptions to the rule. For example in America there are no state lotteries in Alabama, Alaska, Arkansas, Hawaii, Mississippi, Nevada, Oklahoma, Utah, or Wyoming.
Friday, July 18, 2014 - 09:04
The little Caribbean Island of Antigua and Barbuda is positioning itself to be one of the top destinations for gambling as well as a major hub for internet betting. According to Calvin Ayre’s writer Becky Liggero there are many compelling reasons for online gambling firms to migrate to the island 650 km southeast of Puerto Rico.
Thursday, July 17, 2014 - 09:54
Just when everyone thought the biggest deal in online gambling history had been completed with the Amaya purchase of the Rational Group for $4.9 billion, GTECH acquires International Game Technology Inc. for an estimated $6.4 billion.
Wednesday, July 16, 2014 - 10:52
The online gambling industry is reportedly the fastest growing business in the European Union and the United Kingdom represents a big part of that growth. A recent article in SBC news has revealed the formation of the Gambling Business Group which is hailed as the new voice of the gaming industry in the U.K.
Tuesday, July 15, 2014 - 10:18
Online gambling companies are always looking to improve the bottom line but sometimes have difficulty making hard decisions that could affect many employees and customers. One firm that has been making headline news for a long time is Bwin.party Digital Entertainment which has been under critical attack from one of its board members and share holders.
Monday, July 14, 2014 - 09:46
The FIFA World Cup 2014 is over and the competition begins anew for the next FIFA Championship in 2018 in Russia. The Cup which was won by Germany this time around will travel to Russia which won the bid to host the Football Championship in four years.
Sunday, July 13, 2014 - 10:13
It may seem like old news with the huge purchase of Rational Group by Canadian firm Amaya Gaming at the unbelievable cost of $4.9 billion but it is very big news in the online gambling industry. The takeover is expected to make Amaya the world's biggest publicly listed online gambling company.