Gambling News 14th June, 2011

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FORMER GALA CORAL CEO NOW CHARITY CHAIRMAN

14th June, 2011 at 12:24:02
Neil Goulden to succeed Andrew Tottenham as chair of The Great Foundation

Neil Goulden, former chief exec of the online and land gambling group Gala Coral, has been elected chairman of the GREat Foundation, a charity that promotes responsible gambling.

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IRELAND CONTINUES TO PONDER GAMBLING REFORM

14th June, 2011 at 03:50:34
Six months after the submission of an industry assessment, the government is still "reviewing".

It seems the wheels of government in Ireland turn slowly, judging by a report in the Irish Times this week, revealing that a government-tasked study of necessary gambling reforms - including internet gambling - is still under review six months after its conclusions were submitted.

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BOYLE SPORTS SCOOPS VIRTUAL CHANNEL

14th June, 2011 at 03:50:34
Irish betting firm becomes the first to deploy SIS's new Virtual Betting Channel

The Irish gambling group Boyle Sports has become the first major bookmaker to roll out the innovative Virtual Betting Channel from SIS.

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GOOD ONLINE RESULTS FOR LOTO QUEBEC

14th June, 2011 at 03:50:34
First four months of operations sees $7 million in revenues and 37,753 subscribers

The Quebec provincial government's sally into the online gambling market appears to be generating positive results, judging by the latest financial report from operator Loto Quebec.

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