Gambling News 15th January, 2011

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FURTHER DELAY FOR NOVA SCOTIA GAMBLING PLAN

15th January, 2011 at 01:52:41
Will Canadian province join the internet gambling trend?

Despite ad hoc statements from provincial politicians rejecting the idea of Nova Scotia following other Canadian provinces into the online gambling sector (see previous reports), industry observers continue to await the publication of the province's gambling strategy.

Full Story: Further Delay For Nova Scotia Gambling Plan »

AUSSIE POKIE PLAYERS WILL PLAY ONLINE IF GAMBLING REGULATION TOO TIGHT

15th January, 2011 at 01:52:41
Pokie machine manufacturer warns government on over-regulation

The Australian federal government, which has turned its face against internet gambling (see previous reports), has been warned the nation's biggest pokie machine manufacturer that any over-regulation of gambling could persuade Aussies to switch to offshore internet sites.

Australia, at one time highly regarded as a country with the most progressive approach towards online gambling regulation decided on a prohibitionary approach a few years ago and the government has since ignored ...

Full Story: Aussie Pokie Players Will Play Online If Gambling Regulation Too Tight »

UK WHITE LIST LICENSING WITHIN NEXT TWO MONTHS? (Update)

15th January, 2011 at 01:52:41
Internet gambling companies wishing to advertise in the UK may soon be required to obtain a Brit licence

The Daily Mail story earlier this week that the British government is about to take action on 'white list' advertising in the UK (see previous report) has been followed by a Guardian article revealing that the moves could come sooner than most think.

Full Story: Uk White List Licensing Within Next Two Months? (update) »