Gambling News 05th October, 2011

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NET ENTERTAINMENT LANDS SKYBETTING GAMES DEAL

05th October, 2011 at 09:20:09
New online casino games will go to Skyvegas operation

Sky Betting & Gaming, the online betting and gaming arm of the UK pay-TV broadcaster BSkyB, has selected Net Entertainment to supply gaming content to its online casino site Skyvegas.com.

Full Story: Net Entertainment Lands Skybetting Games Deal »

SPORTINGBET ANNUAL RESULTS RELEASED

05th October, 2011 at 06:07:09
In-play betting and Aussie operations the stars in latest results

The international online betting group Sportingbet plc has posted its results for the fiscal year ended July 31, reporting EBITDA up by 11 percent to GBP 51.4 million pounds ($79 million).

Full Story: Sportingbet Annual Results Released »

ARISTOCRAT IN ONLINE AGREEMENTS WITH U.S. LAND OPERATORS

05th October, 2011 at 01:48:45
Play-for-fun virtual casinos will enhance land operations

Gaming solutions provider Aristocrat has secured a systems contract with the soon-to-be-opened Maryland Live! land casino, which is to include a new online play-for-fun gaming option.

Full Story: Aristocrat In Online Agreements With U.s. Land Operators »

D.C. PUBLIC CONSULTATIONS RESCHEDULED (Update)

05th October, 2011 at 01:48:45
Public consultation meetings to commence mid October

Washington's D.C. Lottery has rescheduled public consultation meetings in each of the city's eight wards to give the public a platform to voice their concerns and opinions on the introduction of internet gambling (see previous report).

Full Story: D.c. Public Consultations Rescheduled (update) »

IOWA ONLINE GAMBLING NOT YET DEAD (Update)

05th October, 2011 at 01:48:45
Significant numbers of Iowans gamble online, study finds.

Earlier this year the state Legislature delayed debate on the passage of an internet gambling legalisation bill to 2012 (see previous reports), but interest remains high in the project.

Full Story: Iowa Online Gambling Not Yet Dead (update) »

OREGON LOTTERY GOING ONLINE

05th October, 2011 at 01:48:45
ORcade will allow punters to register their losing "Scratch-its" lottery tickets for a second chance

The Oregon Lottery is in the final working stages on a new website that offers a chance to win cash prizes through the Internet -- a first for the state and part of a growing national trend toward more online gambling.

Full Story: Oregon Lottery Going Online »

CARS GALORE IN WILL HILL'S LATEST ONLINE BINGO BLITZ

05th October, 2011 at 01:48:45
Online gambling giant is giving away 31 cars in as many days to bingo fans

William Hill Bingo is giving Britain's car industry a boost by running a promo that will see 31 cars awarded as prizes over 31 days in what it claims is its biggest ever bingo promotion.

Full Story: Cars Galore In Will Hill's Latest Online Bingo Blitz »