January 2010

Sunday, January 31, 2010 - 08:54
<p><p><span lang="EN"><span lang="EN"><p>The competition for the online gambling <span lang="EN-CA">Scandinavian market is heating up with companies positioning and consolidating to gain an edge.
Friday, January 8, 2010 - 09:36
<p><span lang="EN-CA"><p>Mixed reactions have been reported in the U.K. over the move to introduce decimal odds notation in betting shops.
Friday, January 8, 2010 - 10:05
<p><p><span lang="EN"><p>Brazil is a very young and progressive place with a desire to be on the leading edge of everything. Gambling in Brazil has mass potential but has been illegal and effectively outlawed since the sixties.</p><p><span lang="EN-CA">All casino type games are illegal throughout the country without exception.
Saturday, January 9, 2010 - 10:51
<p><span lang="EN-CA"><span lang="EN-CA"><p>Estonia has implemented its new and improved Gambling Act, that has in real terms reversed it's online gambling status. Previously Estonia required online casinos to be located outside the country now the government wants all servers offering gambling to be located within it's borders.
Saturday, January 9, 2010 - 11:18
<p><span lang="EN">Playtech software is world renowned for it's reliability and innovation. </span><span lang="EN-CA">Playtech was founded in 1999 by a group of entrepreneurs that came from the casino, software engineering, and multi media industries.
Sunday, January 10, 2010 - 13:52
<p><span lang="EN-CA"><p>In 2008 Bwin recorded gross gaming revenues of over 420 million Euros. That's a massive amount of money and it's going into making more profit for the progressive online gambling operation.
Sunday, January 10, 2010 - 14:12
<p><p><span lang="EN"><p>The recent snow fall in the U.K. is keeping people indoors and playing bingo online. That is great news for an otherwise slow bingo industry.</p><p><span lang="EN-CA">Rank Group the bingo and gaming mega firm has announced increased overall sales as a result of its new brand of casinos.
Monday, January 11, 2010 - 09:45
<p><span lang="EN-CA"><span lang="EN-CA"><p>Microgaming Software Systems, Ltd.<span lang="EN">is one company that is on the leading edge of reliable and functional innovations for the online gambling industry.
Monday, January 11, 2010 - 10:56
<p><span lang="EN-CA"><p>NHL franchised hockey team the Calgary Flames has signed a sponsorship deal with an online casino. To celebrate this ground breaking event they are offering players the chance to win tickets to the March 11 game against the Ottawa Senators. The tournament is open only to US and Canadian players.
Tuesday, January 12, 2010 - 09:52
<p><span lang="EN-CA"><p>Christopher Bell, the chief executive officer of Ladbrokes one of the U.K.'s biggest gaming operations has announced he will be vacating his post. Mr. Bell is a veteran chief and will be hard to replace. He has been according to the press one of the longest serving CEO's of a U.K. listed firm.
Tuesday, January 12, 2010 - 10:24
<p><p><span lang="EN"><p>Serious consequences may evolve from a recent ruling over a patent infringement law suit. A few years ago a dispute erupted over a patent held by a company called <span lang="EN-CA">1st Technology and the Bodog Online Gambling Group.
Wednesday, January 13, 2010 - 08:33
<p><span lang="EN-CA"><p>Kiplinger a Washington, D.C. USA based publisher of business forecasts and personal finance advice, available in print, on line, audio, video and software products has a new tack on investing, the Texas Holdem Investing concept.
Thursday, January 7, 2010 - 09:50
<p><span lang="EN-CA"><p>According to the Philippine Daily Inquirer in Manila local online gambling firm PhilWeb Corp. expects to post a huge profit from all it's endeavours. The company is directed by the former Trade Minister, Roberto Ongpin, who&nbsp;looks at this as a positive sign of real domestic recovery from the recent slowdown in the economy.
Thursday, January 7, 2010 - 09:16
<p><span lang="EN-CA"><p>Beneficial Holdings, Inc. an international casino investment and management holding company. Beneficial Holdings Inc. is a state of Nevada USA registered corporation in operation since 1990.
Friday, January 1, 2010 - 10:21
<p><span lang="EN-CA"><p>Bet Canadian and Las Palmas, are two small but well established sports betting web sites.
Saturday, January 2, 2010 - 10:48
<p>&nbsp;</p><p><span lang="EN-CA"><span lang="EN-CA"><p>VC Poker, the poker room available from the U.K. gambling firm Victor Chandler group, has decided it will begin to segregate it's players into categories.
Saturday, January 2, 2010 - 11:08
<p><span lang="EN-CA"><p>Only one of 14 women in a tournament field of 1,347 players was a qualifier in the Poker Stars Caribbean Adventure. That woman Elizabeth Bennett-Martin has not only won the satellite once last year but beating all the odds she has done it again this year.
Sunday, January 3, 2010 - 11:54
<p><p><span lang="EN-CA"><p>In New South Wales clubs and hotel with gambling have given the government fair warning that they may have to dismiss staff if the Federal Government goes ahead with recommendations to curb gambling activity.
Sunday, January 3, 2010 - 12:42
<p><p><span lang="EN-CA"><p>The prime minister of Thailand <span lang="EN-CA">Abhisit Vejjajiva says he is deeply concerned about the effects of proposed online lottery in the country. He is worried that the social impact of the online lottery will e very negative.
Monday, January 4, 2010 - 10:02
<p><span lang="EN-CA"><p>Mahjong Logic has been a leading provider of software for the ancient game. Now it has received a licence for it's Mahjong network from the Isle of Man jurisdiction. The Swedish based company is very excited about this development and is expected to be able to now expand it's offerings in Europe and beyond.
Monday, January 4, 2010 - 10:35
<p><span lang="EN-CA"><p>Reuters has reported that the Greek government has named Yannis Spanoudakis, a former senior 2004 Athens Olympics organiser, as the new chief executive officer of Europe’s biggest betting company OPAP a monopoly, and public entity since the year 2000.
Tuesday, January 5, 2010 - 13:20
<p><span lang="EN-CA"><p>Switzerland is reportedly moving it's political policies to the left with the liberalization of their online gambling laws.
Tuesday, January 5, 2010 - 14:18
<p><span lang="EN-CA"><p>Team Bodog has been pretty successful for awhile, showing good performances and lots of spine tingling excitement. When some of those big money games are won it keeps the team in top playing condition. Team Bodog has decided in an amicable way to part company with one of it's poker team members Justin “ZeeJustin” Bonomo.
Wednesday, January 6, 2010 - 12:29
<p><span lang="EN"><p>Iceland was near financial collapse recently with problems in the solvency of their banks during the economic crisis that has gripped the world. It is expected to take along time for the isolated country of vast beauty and volcanoes to recover from the massive debit that has stricken the country.
Wednesday, January 6, 2010 - 12:55
<p><span lang="EN-CA"><p>Josh Apiafi heads up an independent consultancy called Apiafi Associates that concentrates mainly on the gaming and horseracing industry. It also consults to other businesses on commercial, marketing and branding, issues. Mr.