Gambling News 21st November, 2012

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CGA LOBBIES FOR SINGLE SPORT EVENT BETTING IN CANADA

21st November, 2012 at 23:39:24
Stake holders in diverse fields agree on the passage of the bill says Canadian Gaming Association

The president of the Canadian Gaming Association (CGA) has urged Senators to vote in favour of the private members bill C0290 "An Act to Amend the Criminal Code (Sports Betting) currently awaiting its third reading in the Senate.

Full Story: Cga Lobbies For Single Sport Event Betting In Canada »

BEST OF MATES NEW SPORTS BETTING OPERATION

21st November, 2012 at 23:39:24
Co-owned and run by former UBS banker implicated in Adoboli case

A new football betting website called Bets of Mates.com has launched with an offering targeted at groups of friends who gamble against each other in a league.

Full Story: Best Of Mates New Sports Betting Operation »

MICROGAMING LAUNCHES IMMORTAL ROMANCE ON MOBILE

21st November, 2012 at 08:56:12
Superior game play utilising hardware acceleration

Online gaming software provider Microgaming has launched its popular online slot "Immortal Romance" (the slot is reviewed in more detail here) to its Mobile Air client (Android) which is used by a growing number of licencees on the Microgaming operators list.

Full Story: Microgaming Launches Immortal Romance On Mobile »

BODOG88 SIGNS WITH FIFA EWS

21st November, 2012 at 08:56:12
Information exchange on suspicious betting activity

Football body FIFA subsidiary Early Warning System GmbH (EWS) has entered into a cooperative agreement with Bodog88.com towards protecting the integrity of football.

Full Story: Bodog88 Signs With Fifa Ews »

GAMEACCOUNT TO TAKE AINSWORTH ONLINE

21st November, 2012 at 08:56:12
Content distribution deal will see Ainsworth games adapted to online

Ainsworth Gaming Technology, the Australian designer, developer and manufacturer of gaming machines and software has entered into a content distribution agreement with GameAccount that will see the Company enter into the online sector, an integral part of its social and online strategy.

Full Story: Gameaccount To Take Ainsworth Online »

JRR TOLKIEN ESTATE FILES SUIT AGAINST WARNER BROS ET AL

21st November, 2012 at 08:56:12
Claims unauthorised merchandising of Tolkien copyright in digital space

The late author of the Lord of the Rings JRR Tolkien's Estate and book publisher Harper Collins has filed suit in the U.S. District Court of Los Angeles against Warner Bros' New Line Cinema subsidiary and rights holder Saul Zaentz Co. according to Hollywood Reporter.

Full Story: Jrr Tolkien Estate Files Suit Against Warner Bros Et Al »

OPAP THIRD QUARTER RESULTS DOWN

21st November, 2012 at 01:32:16
Recession hits Greek gambling firm

OPAP (Hellenic Football Prognostics Organization) was impacted by the ongoing recession reporting a 16 percent drop in third quarter profit yesterday (Tuesday).

Full Story: Opap Third Quarter Results Down »

MALAYSIAN GAMBLING BUST

21st November, 2012 at 01:32:16
Cyber cafes raided and shut down

An anti-online gambling bust carried out by Malaysian police in the state of Sarawak this week resulted in the arrest of 16 people and the confiscation of 18 computers and RM2 000 in cash.

Full Story: Malaysian Gambling Bust »

NEW ASIAN ONLINE CASINO

21st November, 2012 at 01:32:16
Partnership develops new Asian-facing offering

Despite a recent clampdown on internet gambling by Malaysian authorities a new casino is advertising its online and mobile services in the region.

Full Story: New Asian Online Casino »