Gambling News 26th May, 2011

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NEW MOBILE GAMBLING CHIEF FOR BETFAIR

26th May, 2011 at 14:44:19
Online gambling group moves quickly to replace departing execs

Reports earlier this week that Betfair was suffering an exodus of middle managers (see previous report) has been followed by an announcement that assures the market that the company is hiring replacements.

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UK AD COMPANIES TO PITCH FOR LADBROKES' ACCOUNT

26th May, 2011 at 14:44:19
GBP8 million in marketing is under review

The UK land and online gambling group Ladbrokes has called a review of its GBP8 million advertising account, which is currently with M&C Saatchi, reports the marketing magazine Campaign.

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NEW IRISH ONLINE GAMBLING SITE FOR WILL HILL

26th May, 2011 at 03:10:33
Despite threats of higher taxation, gambling group ups its Irish game

Against a background of political threats to increase Irish taxation on internet gambling operators, William Hill plc's Gibraltar-based interactive division - William Hill Online - has launched a new Irish internet gambling website.

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