Gambling News 13th June, 2014

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FOREIGN BETTING FIRMS CONTINUE TO IGNORE DUTCH WARNINGS (Update)

13th June, 2014 at 11:07:36
Operators risk heavy penalties and exclusion from future licensing scheme.

Last week's regulatory warnings to foreign online gambling operators accessing the Dutch market appears to be falling on deaf ears in many cases, reports the Dutch newspaper Volkskrant.

Full Story: Foreign Betting Firms Continue To Ignore Dutch Warnings (update) »

GAMBLING SHOW ORGANISER IN DEAL WITH MEDIA HOUSE

13th June, 2014 at 11:07:36
Clarion and G3 team up on publications.

International gambling show organisers, Clarion and the media group G3 have inked a collaboration agreement that will see G3 supporting all of Clarion's events with advertising and editorial support.

Full Story: Gambling Show Organiser In Deal With Media House »

POKERSTARS U.S. DEAL WITH RESORTS CASINO TO BE REVIVED

13th June, 2014 at 11:07:36
Amaya plans an early start on entry to the New Jersey online gambling market.

During a conference call Friday on his company';s $4.9 billion acquisition of The Rational Group (see previous reports), Amaya Gaming CEO David Baazov said he regards reviving the Pokerstars deal with New Jersey's Resorts Casino as a priority.

Full Story: Pokerstars U.s. Deal With Resorts Casino To Be Revived »

SOUTH CAROLINA DEMOCRATS FAVOUR STATES' RIGHTS WHEN IT COMES TO ONLINE GAMBLING

13th June, 2014 at 11:07:36
Political parties poll voter views on what they see as important issues.

The South Carolina television station WLTX reports that state voters were asked to vote this week on non-binding referendum questions put to them by the Republican and Democratic parties.

Full Story: South Carolina Democrats Favour States' Rights When It Comes To Online Gambling »

INFOPOWA INTEREST

13th June, 2014 at 11:07:36
A technical article on ZDNet in which the publication interviews Betfair's CIO Michael Bischoff on the advanced computer strategies used by the company:

http://www.zdnet.com/gambling-on-virtualisation-one-companys-mission-to-automate-its-infrastructure-7000030513/

Full Story: Infopowa Interest »

SPORTECH APPOINTS NEW EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

13th June, 2014 at 03:06:13
Rich Roberts previously served as non-executive director.

UK and US gambling group Sportech plc has announced the appointment of Richard "Rich" Roberts as an executive director with effect from 14 July 2014.

Full Story: Sportech Appoints New Executive Director »