Gambling News 15th September, 2011

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ITALIAN ONLINE CASINO LICENCE FOR GIOCA

15th September, 2011 at 13:19:09
Spin3 involved in mobile gambling elements

Spiral Solutions Ltd., has partnered with Nexigames to launch Gioca Casino, a new internet gambling site for the dedicated Italian market operating under a licence from regulator AAMS.

Full Story: Italian Online Casino Licence For Gioca »

DIFFERING PERSPECTIVES ON LATEST EUROPEAN COURT OF JUSTICE RULING.

15th September, 2011 at 13:19:09
Has online gambling in Europe gained, or has it suffered a setback?

There were sharply differing perspectives evident this week following the latest findings of the European Court of Justice, which at the request of the Austrian judiciary looked at compliance with European Union law in the case of the Austrian authorities vs. Dickinger (C-347/09) - the Bet-at-home.com issue (see previous reports).

Full Story: Differing Perspectives On Latest European Court Of Justice Ruling. »

CYBERARTS TO LAUNCH SOCIAL BINGO GAME

15th September, 2011 at 13:19:09
Multi-pronged approach to the social gaming market...and the possibility of converting players to online bingo...is sure to attract interest

Attracting attention at the EiG expo this week in Milan is the latest offering from San Francisco-based Cyberarts, a veteran industry developer perhaps best known for its scaleable online poker products (see previous reports).

Full Story: Cyberarts To Launch Social Bingo Game »

SPORTINGBET TO USE NEOGAMES GAMBLING SOFTWARE

15th September, 2011 at 13:19:09
Over 40 selected scratch cards and instant win games in soft-gaming portfolio.

The major online gambling group Sportingbet plc has signed up with scratch card and instant games provider NeoGames for a selection of some 40 scratch cards and instant win games.

Full Story: Sportingbet To Use Neogames Gambling Software »

WILL UKRAINIAN GAMBLING BE REINSTATED?

15th September, 2011 at 13:19:09
Bid to legalise gambling In Ukraine launched

A sudden and draconian ban on all gambling imposed in the Ukraine back in 2009 (see previous reports) may be lifted if MP Oleg Tsarev is successful - he has recently introduced Parliament Bill No. 9098, which proposes the the re-legalisation of gambling in the Eastern European country.

Full Story: Will Ukrainian Gambling Be Reinstated? »

COZY GAMES IN MOBILE GAMBLING DEAL WITH EVERYMATRIX

15th September, 2011 at 04:26:26
Popular games now available to some 25 licensees

Licensees of the popular EveryMatrix online gambling platform will soon have access to a suite of mobile games from Cozy Games following a deal finalised between the two companies this week.

Full Story: Cozy Games In Mobile Gambling Deal With Everymatrix »

ISRAELI INDICTMENT NAMES FOUR FOR FACILITATING ONLINE GAMBLING

15th September, 2011 at 04:03:43
State Attorney's Office claims that defendants distributed pre-paid gambling cards worth around $15 million for use on gambling websites.

Four men were named in a State Attorney's Office indictment filed with the Rishon Lezion Magistrate's Court in Israel Wednesday, alleging that the defendants helped to organise gambling, money laundering and tax evasion.

Full Story: Israeli Indictment Names Four For Facilitating Online Gambling »

MR. GREEN APPOINTS NEW C.T.O.

15th September, 2011 at 04:03:43
New techie manager was formerly with Svenska Spel

Swedish online casino group Mr. Green has announced the immediate appointment of Lars Olafsson as chief technical officer.

Full Story: Mr. Green Appoints New C.t.o. »

AUSSIE TERRITORY WARNS ON INTERNET SPORTS BETTING

15th September, 2011 at 04:03:43
Victoria's new advertising campaign is seen by some as a declaration of war on online betting

Victoria, the southern and second most populous state in Australia, has launched an anti-online gambling advertising campaign tackling the issue of online sports betting head on.

Full Story: Aussie Territory Warns On Internet Sports Betting »