Gambling News 02nd April, 2014

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CAMBODIA DETAIN 15 SUSPECTED OF ONLINE GAMBLING

02nd April, 2014 at 16:04:29
South Korean men allegedly involved in online football gambling

Cambodian Police have detained 15 South Korean men following a raid on a villa in the capital's Tuol Kork district Wednesday.

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ADELSON'S LATEST SALVO PAINTS ANGRY BIRDS AS GATEWAY TO GAMBLING

02nd April, 2014 at 16:04:29
Teenager accesses online gambling by stealing parents credit card details...

The Sheldon Adelson -backed Coalition to Stop Internet Gambling's (CSIG) latest salvo is a web ad featuring the hit mobile game Angry Birds, Fruit Ninja and Candy Crush as gateway games to online gambling and addiction.

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UK GAMBLING COMMISSION PUBLISHES CHANGES IN LCCP

02nd April, 2014 at 07:38:32
Effective August 1, 2014

The UK Gambling Commission has published its first stage of amendments to the License Conditions and Codes of Practice (LCCP) applicable to licenced gambling operators.

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LOTTERIINSPEKTIONEN STRENGHTENS BOARD

02nd April, 2014 at 07:38:32
Appoints psychology professional

The Swedish Gambling Authority Lotteriinspektionen has appointed the services of psychologist HÃ¥kan Wall to its Board, as deputy chairman Per Blinder steps down.

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FRANCE PARI 1Q EXCEEDS EXPECTATIONS

02nd April, 2014 at 07:38:32
Mobile focus to continue

French online operator France Pari has posted strong first quarter results it attributes to an 87 percent revenue rise contributed by B2B division Sportnco and a further 70 percent rise in operator activities.

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ONLINE GAMBLING SOFTWARE DEVELOPER RAISES $12 MILLION

02nd April, 2014 at 04:11:17
Private equity firm invests in future online gambling venture.

Southern California-based software developer Gamblit Gaming has raised $12 million in financing that will be used for the launch of its new online gambling software this year.

Full Story: Online Gambling Software Developer Raises $12 Million »

ONLINE GAMBLING THE DOWNFALL OF K.P.M.G. DIRECTOR?

02nd April, 2014 at 04:11:17
Management consultant stands accused of making GBP 45,000 in false expenses claims.

A fondness for online sports betting on the Betfair website proved to be a contributing factor in the downfall of British KPMG director and management consultant Brian Chapman this week when he appeared at the Old Bailey charged with making false expenses claims to the value of GBP 45,000.

Full Story: Online Gambling The Downfall Of K.p.m.g. Director? »