Gambling News 08th October, 2013

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TANZANIAN OPERATOR GOES LIVE WITH QUICKFIRE

08th October, 2013 at 05:49:26
Marks Microgaming's expansion into 24th licenced jurisdiction

Dunia, the first online casino and games operator licenced by the Tanzanian Government, will soon go live with Microgaming's QuickFire software platform.

Full Story: Tanzanian Operator Goes Live With Quickfire »

SIX ARRESTED IN INDONESIAN ONLINE GAMBLING BUST

08th October, 2013 at 02:46:41
17 computers seized

The Indonesian police have been at it again, busting an illegal online gambling base in Tudan Sunday and arresting five online punters and one operator employee.

Full Story: Six Arrested In Indonesian Online Gambling Bust »

MOBILE GAMBLING PLATFORM LAUNCHED BY ENTWINE TECH

08th October, 2013 at 02:46:41
Live dealer provider gets into the mobile sector.

Live dealer provider Entwine Tech has launched a new mobile casino solution as a free upgrade to its live dealer software according to a report on livecasinocomparer.com today.

Full Story: Mobile Gambling Platform Launched By Entwine Tech »

U.K. GAMBLING COMMISSION GETS INTO THE P.O.C. GROOVE

08th October, 2013 at 02:46:41
Momentum building in preparations for new UK point-of-consumption based tax and secondary licensing.

The UK Gambling Commission has started its consultation phase on the red tape necessary for the proposed introduction of secondary licensing and taxation based on the point-of-consumption concept in online gambling (see previous reports)

Full Story: U.k. Gambling Commission Gets Into The P.o.c. Groove »

MOBILE GAMBLING RULES O.K.

08th October, 2013 at 02:46:41
Growing numbers of online punters access their pastime on the go.

A new study, conducted by Kantar Sport GB Syndicated Online Gambling Research and referenced on mobilecasinofaq.com, has confirmed the ascendency of mobile over desktop gambling devices, revealing that the number of exclusively desktop (PC and laptop) punters in Q2-2013 has declined to just 49 percent this year when compared with the same period last year (Q2-2012: 67 percent).

Full Story: Mobile Gambling Rules O.k. »

U.K. GAMBLING COMMISSION WARNS CORAL OVER MONEY LAUNDERING ISSUE

08th October, 2013 at 02:46:41
Betting shop punter passed cash linked to drug dealing

The UK Gambling Commission has rebuked Brit online gambling group Coral over a money laundering issue at its retail betting shops, claiming that almost a million pounds sterling linked to drug dealing was involved.

Full Story: U.k. Gambling Commission Warns Coral Over Money Laundering Issue »