July 2010

Saturday, July 31, 2010 - 16:25
<p>Despite a 10 percent rise in revenues in the first half of 2010, the UK land and gambling group Rank plc also reported this week a 23 percent decline in operating profit to GBP 2.3 million. (Great British Pound) The explanation from management regarding the decline was an increase in spending in marketing investment and product development.
Thursday, July 8, 2010 - 14:12
<p>The right of EU countries to ban online gambling was reaffirmed recently by the&nbsp; European Union Court of Justice, Europe 's top court. It stated that a Swedish lottery law barring newspapers from running advertisements for foreign gambling services doesn't breach European Union law.
Thursday, July 8, 2010 - 14:18
<p>The Hong Kong broadcaster RTHK reported that mainland police and Hong Kong have smashed a large cross-border illegal football gambling syndicate. Reports indicated recently that seven billion Yuan (over one billion US dollars) in betting slips were seized.
Friday, July 9, 2010 - 10:58
<p>The Galileo Managed Sports Fund, is taking money management in a whole new direction. A start up hedge fund is based in London U.K and it has turned the novel idea into a real time win for investors.
Friday, July 9, 2010 - 11:49
<p>Julia Gillard, the newly installed Prime Minister in Australia has a new agenda for the gambling public in that country. Coming from somewhere like the Dark Ages this politician is bent on protecting Australian citizens from themselves with her comment on ABC’s Darwin Radio recently.
Saturday, July 10, 2010 - 10:03
<p>Globet International Sports Betting Limited has announced it has selected the Chartwell Games Platform (CGP) to power its online casino. It is the latest client to do so. Chartwell Technology Inc.
Saturday, July 10, 2010 - 10:26
<p>Loto-Quebec C.E.O. Alain Cousineau recently announced that the common platform for&nbsp;online games will be hosted in Montreal Quebec.
Sunday, July 11, 2010 - 08:26
<p>July 11, 2010 will be a day to remember for years to come as Spain and the Netherlands battle it out on the soccer field for the FIFA World Cup Championship. It has been along haul for the teams that played this tournament it has taken four years to get to the top of the heap for the contenders.
Sunday, July 11, 2010 - 09:11
<p>The GREaT Foundation is a group that relies on support from the gambling industry, and&nbsp; finance organisations, media, legal and professional advisers for donations to help with the research, education and treatment of problem gambling.<br />Established in June of 2009 the GREaT Foundation which stands for Gambling Research, Education and Treatment has just announced it h
Monday, July 12, 2010 - 08:39
<p>Eastern Europe has been hard hit by the recent financial downturn and governments there are suffering a lack of tax revenues and huge deficits. In order to straighten out the downward curve economists in various Easter European nations are looking at the regulation and licensing of online gambling operators to stimulate growth.
Monday, July 12, 2010 - 09:28
<p>The 2010 FIFA World Cup is over and the wagers are being settled all over the world. In Australia alone Tabcorp Holdings Ltd. says $123 million was wagered on the World Cup with TAB Sportsbet.
Tuesday, July 13, 2010 - 09:55
<p>The UEFA European Football Championship is already forming a following of gambling patrons.
Wednesday, July 7, 2010 - 10:40
<p>PKR is a new concept in online poker with real-time 3D graphics. PKR brings an unparalleled level of realism to the internet poker experience. Alderney-licensed online poker site PKR.com has announced it will apply Zeus Technology, to manage and prioritize its web traffic. The agreement will ensure that the management of PKR.
Wednesday, July 7, 2010 - 10:05
<p>The Caribbean nation of Antigua and Barbuda is small but tough and has decided to once again take on the large and powerful U.S.A. Antigua and Barbuda is claiming that U.S. violations of World Trade Organization regulations on e-commerce have had a profound effect on the island nation's economy and is now threatening sanctions against the United States.
Thursday, July 1, 2010 - 07:05
<p>Nordic Gaming Group the online gaming company has announced that it will partner with online payment provider Moneybookers. <br />Affiliates with Nordic Gaming Group receive portion of it earnings for new Moneybookers referrals.
Friday, July 2, 2010 - 09:05
<p>The online gaming industry is always looking out for new ways to market it's products. One of the most interesting to come along so far is the advent of the create your own games programs.
Friday, July 2, 2010 - 16:36
<p>The NEWMARKET Racecourse, July Festival sponsorship by 32Red has just been announced.
Saturday, July 3, 2010 - 15:08
<p>A proposed new Belgian law has caused two online gambling trade associations to combine forces against it, claiming non-compliance with European Union rules. Lodging a joint complaint with the European Commission, the Remote Gambling Association (RGA) has partnered with the European Gaming and Betting Association (EGBA).
Saturday, July 3, 2010 - 17:07
<p>The recent history of Turkish Citizens and their inability to access the internet grows steadily worse especially for potential online gamblers.
Sunday, July 4, 2010 - 14:25
<p><span lang="EN"><p>The FIFA World Cup is winding up with some spectacular but almost predictable results in the exciting rounds that have taken place so far. Punters that had their favourites that were eliminated in the tournament are now looking at the odds on who is left in the competition as the stakes get higher and the incredible excitement grows.
Sunday, July 4, 2010 - 15:13
<p>Lance Armstrong’s quest for an eighth title at Tour de France has high hurdles to overcome. Accusations of drug cheating and the advances of his age as an athlete make this Texan’s quest for an eighth ‘Tour de France’ title difficult to attain. In fact online casino bookmakers predict him only as third.
Monday, July 5, 2010 - 15:30
<p>Since, the Unlawful Internet Gambling Enforcement Act (UIGEA) went into full effect on June 1st, 2010 poker players from the USA may be having some difficulty depositing at Full Tilt Poker.
Monday, July 5, 2010 - 15:40
<p>As the 2010 FIFA World Cup reaches its climactic finish and soccer fever still running rampant, millions of Polish citizens know the outcome of one game, Sunday’s election, This could signal a new future for Online gambling.
Tuesday, July 6, 2010 - 15:35
<p>Consistently being in the vanguard of mobile gambling technology, Ladbrokes, the U.K. online and land gambling group just launched the first fully-functional iPhone betting application just in time for the World Cup.
Tuesday, July 6, 2010 - 15:44
<p>Due to strong growth with the acquisitions of Cashcade and the World Poker Tour along with its online casino division, revenues of the London-listed online wagering giant PartyGaming will be up 28 percent. This is compared to the same period in 2009. However total overall revenue is expected to be down but by only 2 percent.