Gambling News 08th June, 2012

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PADDY POWER TO LIVE STREAM LATIN AMERICAN HORSE RACING

08th June, 2012 at 15:02:26
Agreement follows successful trial in retail and online

Irish bookmaker Paddy Power will stream horse racing from Latin America in an agreement signed with live data provider SIS following a trialing period that provided retail customers with approximately 4 000 races per year.

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BETGENIUS EXTENDS BETFAIR RELATIONSHIP (Update)

08th June, 2012 at 15:02:26
Live video advertising extends existing sports management partnership

Online betting exchange Betfair has extended its recently cemented sports management relationship with Betgenius' Connextra (see previous report) with the provision of live video advertising.

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PADDY POWER BLIPS THE QUEEN

08th June, 2012 at 11:05:26
Royalty to give mobile football opinions through Euro 2012

An amusing initiative from Paddy Power marketing the Euro 2012 football competition is sure to raise a few eyebrows.

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SERBIA PREPARES FOR ONLINE GAMBLING (Update)

08th June, 2012 at 11:05:26
Soon to publish tech requirements

Serbia's gaming trade association JAKTA reports progress in the countries bid to legislate and introduce an online gambling regime following the Governments ISP ban on 70 black-listed foreign sites earlier this year (see previous InfoPowa).

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VEIKKAUS MOBILE DELIVERING

08th June, 2012 at 11:05:26
Mobile platform services over 30 000 users

Finnish national betting agency Veikkaus Oy reports positive support for its recently launched mobile gambling platform, citing 30 000 downloads with 20 000 of those comprising Windows Phone application users.

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E-GAMING AN IMPORTANT ELEMENT IN THE ISLE OF MAN ECONOMY

08th June, 2012 at 06:02:02
New independent study shows that e-gaming is employing islanders and making a contribution to the economy

The Isle of Man government's activities as an online gambling regulator have brought benefits to the island, a new study of the island's economy by independent business services provider Ernst & Young shows.

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BETWARE ANNOUNCES CIRSA ONLINE GAMBLING LAUNCH IN SPAIN

08th June, 2012 at 06:02:02
Betware's gaming platform chosen for CIRSA

Interactive gaming solutions developer, Betware has launched the Spanish land gambling company CIRSA's online operations in Spain.

Full Story: Betware Announces Cirsa Online Gambling Launch In Spain »

WILLIAM HILL ONLINE LAUNCHES PASSOKER BETTING PRODUCT

08th June, 2012 at 06:02:02
Well timed in relation to football epic Euro 2012

William Hill Online, a UK sports betting and gaming provider launched the Passoker betting product Friday, propitious timing for the Euro 2012 football championship.

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ITALIAN ONLINE CASINO ACTION IMMINENT

08th June, 2012 at 06:02:02
Regulator publishes guidelines on casino games

The Italian regulator AAMS has published guidelines for online casino games including online slots, poker games and skill games, together with a new decree setting out the process to have such games authorised by AAMS, reports the publication Gaming Tech Law.

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