Gambling News 22nd December, 2010

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DANISH ONLINE GAMBLING MONOPOLY TO SPLIT INTO THREE

22nd December, 2010 at 14:23:58
As the legislative process drags on, Denmark's monopoly plans for the future

The introduction of a more open regulated market in Denmark may have faltered over tax issues raised by land operators (see previous InfoPowa reports), but state gambling monopoly Danske Spil is planning ahead for the advent of the new dispensation.

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ANOTHER STEP TOWARDS REGULATED ONLINE GAMBLING IN IRELAND

22nd December, 2010 at 14:23:58
Options for future gambling regulation published by Irish Justice Minister

The Irish Justice Minister, Dermot Ahern issued a statement today (Wednesday) that a discussion paper on future regulation of gambling has been approved by the Government.

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TOTALLY WICKED ONLINE CASINO LAUNCHES

22nd December, 2010 at 14:23:58
Launch continues the expansion of the Totally Wicked Brand - Play For Real From Wednesday December 22nd 2010.

A new white label operated by TotalESoft Ltd.,Uk has made a tentative launch this month titled 'Totally Wicked Casino'.

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GREECE WILL LEGALISE ONLINE GAMBLING IN LINE WITH EU LAW (Update)

22nd December, 2010 at 14:23:58
Legislation to be submitted to Parliament early 2011

The Greek Government's well known intention to lift bans on online gambling in order to lift revenues (see previous reports) seem to be making progress according to a report from Bloomberg.com.

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ANGRY WORDS FROM CYPRUS (Update)

22nd December, 2010 at 05:44:16
Island politician blames Malta and the UK for delays on internet gambling ban

The vociferous Democratic Rally Party (DISY) deputy Ionas Nicolaou had some harsh words for Malta and the United Kingdom this week, accusing the two countries of purposely trying to derail Cyprus' attempt to ban online gambling.

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