Gambling News 18th November, 2010

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NEW ONLINE BINGO SITE FROM FORTUNE LOUNGE

18th November, 2010 at 06:14:36
Back2SchoolBingo.co.uk will be powered by Microgaming

The well established Fortune Lounge online gambling group is to launch a new 90-ball internet bingo site on the Microgaming bingo network within the next few weeks.

A spokesman for the company said that the new site back2schoolbingo.co.uk takes players back to the fundamentals of bingo in a community setting which boasts four different network rooms branded Friendship, Sunshine, Speed and ...

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LEGAL VICTORY FOR ONLINE GERMAN FIRM

18th November, 2010 at 06:14:36
Court decision paves the way for renewed operations in Germany

German internet gambling operator, Tipp24 AG has secured a notable legal victory against the German States Treaty in a case heard by the Administrative Courts in Halle this week.

Full Story: Legal Victory For Online German Firm »

NORDIC TO GET JADESTONE ONLINE CASINO GAMES

18th November, 2010 at 04:25:10
Play'n Go involved in Jadestone-Nordic deal

Jadestone Networks has signed a Casino contract with Nordic Gaming Group. The agreement expands upon Nordic Gaming Group's existing relationship with Jadestone to add the company's brand new RNG Mini and Casino games portfolio. The Casino offering is created in co-operation with Swedish iGaming solution provider Play'n GO.

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BETFAIR ONLINE SCANDAL BREWING

18th November, 2010 at 04:25:10
Was this promotion bungled, and did Betfair handle it the right way?

Internet message boards have been lighting up since the weekend with furious debate on what appears to have been a bungled online promotion by Betfair and the manner in which this generally reputable group has handled the affair.

Last Saturday Betfair Casino offered an unlimited happy hour bonus with a play through of only 10x, according to player reports. However, it is alleged that when Betfair realised the over-generous nature of the promotion it deployed rather draconian measures to ...

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A GREAT YEAR FOR MEDIACORP

18th November, 2010 at 04:25:10
Impressive 700 percent rise in gross profit

The UK-based online gambling and media company, Media Corp has unveiled an impressive set of full year results to September 30 2010, showcasing a 700 percent rise in gross profits.

Full Story: A Great Year For Mediacorp »

PADDY POWER ON A ROLL

18th November, 2010 at 04:25:10
Irish betting group releases trading update

Online and land gambling group, Paddy Power has released an update covering the period 1 July to 15 November 2010, revealing a positive set of key performance indicators and attracting media coverage to its plans to increase its number of employees.

Full Story: Paddy Power On A Roll »

MARIANA'S DEBATE ONLINE GAMBLING LICENSING

18th November, 2010 at 04:25:10
House Bill 17-129 heads for the Senate after passing through the House

The Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, an Asian nation in the Pacific Ocean could become the latest internet gambling licensing jurisdiction.

Full Story: Mariana's Debate Online Gambling Licensing »