Gambling News 31st January, 2012

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WINAGAMES LAUNCH SHERIFF GAMING CONTENT

31st January, 2012 at 14:27:41
Eight popular games released on to Frelix-owned website

Frelix Entertainment's online gaming website WinaGames.com will carry games content from the popular Sheriff Gaming development studios.

Full Story: Winagames Launch Sheriff Gaming Content »

US ONLINE GAMBLING LANDSCAPE (Update)

31st January, 2012 at 04:01:03
Policy makers continue to mull on the future of online gambling within their States

In USA Poker news this week, D.C. Council members intend moving forward with a bill that would repeal the State's internet gambling proposal following a protracted hearing held last week by Council member Jack Evans (see previous reports).

Full Story: Us Online Gambling Landscape (update) »

SOUTH AFRICAN GAMBLING BOARD IN FLUX

31st January, 2012 at 04:01:03
Gambling Board says no to relocation

Following a decision by South African Member of Executive Council (MEC) of Local Government's economic development Quedani Mahlangu to relocate the Gauteng Gambling Board (GGB), and its subsequent refusal to move, a High Court has ruled in favour of the Government's termination of the GGB pending the decision of the Gauteng Executive Council.

Full Story: South African Gambling Board In Flux »

SPORTINGBET COMPLETES DANBOOK AND SCANDIC AQUISITIONS (Update)

31st January, 2012 at 04:01:03
Danish deal gives company big foothold in newly-regulated country

Online sportsbetting and gaming group Sportingbet has announced the completion of its acquisition of the entire issued share capital of Danish-focused Danbook Limited and Scandic Bookmakers Limited for an aggregate maximum of GBP 8.5 million broken down into GBP 4 million in cash and GBP 0.5 million in Sportingbet shares with a further GBP 4 million subject to certain performance conditions (see previous report).

Full Story: Sportingbet Completes Danbook And Scandic Aquisitions (update) »

SIS SIGNS UP THREE BOOKMAKERS

31st January, 2012 at 04:01:03
Richest race in the world to be live streamed to bookmakers

Live streaming provider Satellite Information Services Ltd (SIS) has announced the roll-out of its services to bookmakers Bet365, Paddy Power and OneXTwo.

Full Story: Sis Signs Up Three Bookmakers »