Gambling News 21st February, 2011

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ALDERNEY RESPONDS TO UK GAMBLING PREVALENCE REPORTS

21st February, 2011 at 15:36:26
Licensees contribute significantly to responsible gambling initiatives, says AGCC

UK media emphasis on the problem gambling content of the recently released Gambling Prevalence survey results has prompted the Alderney Gambling Control Commission to issue a response.

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PERSONAL BANKING IN A DIFFERENT LIGHT

21st February, 2011 at 15:36:26
Two boxes at Seoul storage facility hold 1 billion won ($894 000) in cash

The Korea Times reports that a 31-year old man, identified as "Lim", has been apprehended as the suspected owner of two boxes at a storage facility in Seoul that held 1 billion won ($894 000) in cash, allegedly the proceeds from an illegal online gambling operation.

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MASSIVE TAX CONTRIBUTION FROM MACAU

21st February, 2011 at 02:57:47
China's gambling island delivered 62.3 percent more tax revenue in January 2011

According to data released by the Finance Services Bureau of the Macau Special Administrative Region, the gambling island off the coast of China generated a 62.3 percent increase in tax revenues in January 2011 over the comparative period in 2010.

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TV BOOST FOR PADDY POWER MOBILE GAMBLING

21st February, 2011 at 02:57:47
Humour drives new television campaign

The mobile betting operations of Paddy Power are set to get a significant boost with the imminent launch of a new UK television campaign with a comical take on smart phone usage.

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