Gambling News 14th May, 2012

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US CONFERENCE TO TACKLE EGAMING

14th May, 2012 at 06:44:02
Internet gambling and legal sportsbetting expected to be key topics

Internet gambling and sports betting will again be a hot topic at a US conference this week when delegates gather for the East Coast Gaming Congress on Wednesday and Thursday in Atlantic City.

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NEW JERSEYANS OPPOSE INTERNET GAMBLING

14th May, 2012 at 06:44:02
But want legal sports betting

Despite referendum results to the contrary, a recent Fairleigh Di ckinson University PublicMind Poll found that 58 percent of New Jersey State residents oppose legalised online gambling, while 31 percent are in favour.

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LOCH NESS LOOT SLOT

14th May, 2012 at 06:44:02
Live on RTG Casinos

RealTime Gaming has released " Loch Ness Loot ", a fun 25-payline slot themed around the mystical Loch Ness Monster.

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JAPANESE FIRM IN TAKEOVER BID FOR BUONGIORNO

14th May, 2012 at 06:44:02
Winga parent company shareholder sells out

Buongiorno S.p.A., the parent company of Italian and French internet gaming brand Winga, is the target of a takeover bid by Japanese mobile services firm NTT Docomo Inc. via its German subsidiary Docomo Deutschland GmbH.

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MALAYSIAN COPS HUNTING DOWN ONLINE GAMBLING OPERATORS

14th May, 2012 at 03:23:34
Federal police unit is tracking a number of online gambling operators

In the latest development in the Malaysian federal police's fight against illegal online gambling, the specialised CyberSecurity and Multimedia Investigation Division of the Commercial Crimes Investigations Department has been tasked with tracking an unspecified number of online gambling sites offering a wide array of bets.

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BRIT GAMBLING INDUSTRY STILL BATTLING

14th May, 2012 at 03:23:34
Latest independent IBIS World study finds that the industry in general has not fared well during the past five years.

The independent research organisation IBIS World has released its latest updated study of the general gambling industry in the United Kingdom, concluding that it is in a "much better place than 10 years ago," but that it has not fared well during the past five years.

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