March 2011

Thursday, March 31, 2011 - 12:45
<p>Canadian laws prohibit gambling other than the gambling provided by the government lotteries, racinos and casinos. The governments of some provinces are creating monopolies for online gambling.
Tuesday, March 8, 2011 - 10:06
<p>Many savvy investors already knew that the outcome of the latest gambling tax grab by the U.K. government would be an exodus by online gambling firms who are already feeling the competition pinch.</p><p>Betfair has announced it will relocate its betting exchange to the jurisdiction of Gibraltar in order to maintain a lower tax level after the government of the U.K.
Tuesday, March 8, 2011 - 13:14
<p>The themed based slot games on the internet casinos are really popular and it’s because they stimulate the visual and auditory senses while adding a certain amount of risk.&nbsp; The risky part is enticing enough usually to want to play again.
Wednesday, March 9, 2011 - 08:58
<p>According to a report recently published by the Australia’s Sydney Morning John Singleton has signed a $20 million advertising campaign by various clubs to lobby against the federal government's poker machine reforms.</p><p>The Australian entrepreneur has been described as a business man with style.
Wednesday, March 9, 2011 - 10:11
<p>The Gambling Licensing Review Panel, chaired by Ron Merkel Queen’s Counsel, has found that Intralot Australia was “unequally” treated during the process that resulted in the awarding of a Victoria’s Category 2 Lotteries License.</p><p>During the bidding process for Victoria’s public lottery licenses both public lottery licences had been prohibited by law from entering into
Thursday, March 10, 2011 - 10:02
<p>The Isle of Man-based online gambling software provider Playtech has announced the acquisition of PT Turnkey Services Ltd. from Worldwide Online Enterprises Ltd.
Thursday, March 10, 2011 - 11:36
<p>After careful and elongated deliberation a three member panel of the Nevada Gaming Control Board have decided that Caesars Entertainment has not breached any rules set out by the board concerning its relationship with subsidiaries of Internet gaming firm 888 Holdings.</p><p>Caesars has formed working agreements with Fordart Ltd., and Cassava Enterprises Ltd.
Friday, March 11, 2011 - 09:28
<p>Latin America is the next big market for the online gambling industry, and research into the potential there has become a valuable commodity in itself.
Friday, March 11, 2011 - 11:05
<p>If there is any state in America that looks most likely to legalize online poker it appears to be Nevada.
Saturday, March 12, 2011 - 08:42
<p>The Men's College Basketball Tournament in the USA known as NCAA Tournament March Madness starts in earnest with Selection Sunday on March 13th, 2011. When the bracket fields are published the betting begins.</p><p>The NCAA Men’s Basketball Championship is a three-week, 65-team tournament. 31 teams earn automatic bids by winning their conference championships.
Saturday, March 12, 2011 - 10:01
<p>Studies are done constantly in all parts of the world on the implications of gambling and the effects the various forms of gambling have on the population. Social problems are sometimes not as obvious to the average person as they are to professors and analysts that are paid to look at the bigger picture.
Sunday, March 13, 2011 - 10:31
<p>The Channel island of Jersey has recently decided to embrace the online gambling industry, and will begin to issue licenses for the process. Members of the States accepted the legislation by a 43 to 4 vote, making it possible for a licensing jurisdiction to start operations in short order.
Monday, March 7, 2011 - 10:52
<p>China is known for it far reaching attempts to control internet use by its citizens. The green dam or great firewall of China has been censoring the content on the internet with a great deal of success for a number of years.
Monday, March 7, 2011 - 09:57
<p>Offline and internet gambling in Finland is monopolized by three companies: RAY, Fintoto and Veikkaus. Each group focuses on one facet of online gambling. RAY operates slots and casino games; Veikkaus provides general sports betting services; and Fintoto offers betting on horse races.
Tuesday, March 1, 2011 - 10:49
<p>The Game Developers Conference 2011 is on from February 28th through the 4th of March, 2011 at the Moscone Convention Center in San Francisco USA.
Wednesday, March 2, 2011 - 08:07
<p>The situation in the United Kingdom regarding the operation of online casinos or sports betting books and just about all other forms of wagering on the internet is about to see a drastic change. The recent examination by the U.K. government into those offshore companies that operate in the U.K.
Wednesday, March 2, 2011 - 09:02
<p>A cloud of mystery surrounds the reasoning behind why the governor of New Jersey Mr. Chris Christie has not signed the Bill that has been passed by all other authorities legalizing online gambling within the borders of New Jersey. March 3rd marks the deadline for some sort of action on the proposed legislation. <br />The various options before the governor are simple.
Thursday, March 3, 2011 - 08:25
<p>Marketing a product or service takes a fair bit of experience in an ever changing world of popular trends and new offerings. The advertizing industry plays a crucial role in getting the message out there and then creative firms make it interesting.
Thursday, March 3, 2011 - 09:55
<p>The State Government Committee in Iowa USA has approved a motion to legalize internet poker for the residents of Iowa. Players must be located and sites must be hosted in Iowa. The measure, which was approved 9-6 is now headed to the full Senate.
Friday, March 4, 2011 - 13:06
<p>GTECH is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Lottomatica Group, one of the world’s largest commercial lottery operators and a market leader in the Italian gaming industry. GTECH is a leading gaming technology and services company that employs over seven thousand people in over fifty countries. GTECH G2 is the interactive division of GTECH.
Friday, March 4, 2011 - 13:32
<p>The European Commission has issued a warning to Romania for the second time, regarding the Balkan nation’s reforms of the online gambling regulations.
Saturday, March 5, 2011 - 09:18
<p>The most interesting online gambling news of late has been the situation in the USA regarding the legalization of the industry in various States of the Union. Looking at the other side of the world in Australia the states there seem to be going through similar growing pains with some areas being for online gambling and others not.
Saturday, March 5, 2011 - 10:40
<p>The bonus seeking online gambler needs to look closely at some of the offers out there on the internet. It can be a complicated matter involving deposit matching and redemption restrictions.
Sunday, March 6, 2011 - 12:14
<p>Caution should always be taken when estimating the length of time it takes to change a law in the USA or for that matter in many parts of the world. Online betting has created a definite problem for the lawmakers of America. It is a series of small issues that creates this big problem.
Sunday, March 6, 2011 - 12:41
<p>When the people of a nation are polled are the results accurate or is it a useless exercise designed to confuse issues. A recent poll conducted by the respected Wall Street Journal in the USA asked the question, should online gambling be legal in the USA?</p><p>The overwhelming answer from 77.1 percent of respondents was yes, and 22.9 percent were against legalization.