Gambling News 28th October, 2011

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THE WEATHER LOTTERY FRAUDSTERS SENTENCED (Update)

28th October, 2011 at 13:33:03
Prison sentences handed down to unscrupulous employees

A fraud scandal involving two employees, GBP 70 000 and The Weather Lottery (TWL) has culminated in both accused being sentenced by a Nottingham Crown Court this week.

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UK TRADE BODY HAS RESERVATIONS ON GERMAN GAMBLING PROPOSALS

28th October, 2011 at 09:41:02
RGA disappointed that there is still no market-based and consistent regulation for the State Treaty on Gambling in Germany in sight.

One of the most powerful trade associations in the online gambling industry, numbering many of the major UK corporates among its members, has expressed 'deep disappointment' at the lack of progress on a properly regulated and competitive market in Germany, pointing to the state of Schleswig Holstein as the only EU-compatible and secure legal regulatory regime in the country.

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BETSSON CONTINUES ITS UPWARD RUN

28th October, 2011 at 08:25:20
All time high for Swedish group

Swedish online gambling group Betsson AB continued its upward swing with the report of another solid set of results for Q3/2011.

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AMAYA ROLLS INTO UGANDA

28th October, 2011 at 08:25:20
SMS Lottery targeted at 10 million mobile users

Montreal-based Amaya Gaming Group has had a busy week announcing the official launch of a short message service (SMS) game in Uganda titled " Yoola Obukadde SMS Game ".

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