Gambling News 10th September, 2012

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SAMVO JOINS FIFA EWS

10th September, 2012 at 15:32:37
Commits to early detection system in fight against betting fraud

London and Zurich-based gambling firm Samvo announced its partnership with FIFA's Early Warning System GmbH (EWS) joining other bookmakers committed to protecting the integrity of football.

Full Story: Samvo Joins Fifa Ews »

NEVADA TURNS IN GOOD JULY CASINO REVENUES

10th September, 2012 at 15:32:37
Las Vegas the star performer

The Nevada State Gaming Control Board reported a 17 percent rise in State casino revenues during July 2012 compared to the same period last year which were largely attributed to a strong month for Las Vegas Strip venues.

Full Story: Nevada Turns In Good July Casino Revenues »

CAMBODIAN ONLINE GAMBLING BUST

10th September, 2012 at 15:32:37
Raid on suspected football betting ring nets 114

114 Indonesian nationals were reportedly arrested by Cambodian authorities this week and are facing charges of running illegal online gambling according to AFP.

Full Story: Cambodian Online Gambling Bust »

BETFAIR LAYS COMPLAINT WITH EC AGAINST CYPRUS

10th September, 2012 at 06:47:51
Cypriot law against European free market principles says company

Betfair has announced it will lodge a formal complaint with the European Commission (EC) today (Monday) with regard to the newly passed Cypriot gambling legislation which the company says may lead to betting exchanges being unable to operate legally in Cyprus.

Full Story: Betfair Lays Complaint With Ec Against Cyprus »

THANKS, BUT NO THANKS SAY GOLDEN NUGGET GAMBLERS (Update)

10th September, 2012 at 02:13:01
Land casino could be in for an even bigger financial hit over unshuffled deck fiasco

The row over gamblers allegedly taking advantage of predictable cards from an unshuffled deck at Reno's Golden Nugget casino (see previous report) is set to escalate dramatically following the rejection this weekend of owner Tilman Fertitta's offer to pay the gamblers.

Full Story: Thanks, But No Thanks Say Golden Nugget Gamblers (update) »