Gambling News 23rd July, 2014

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32RED GROUP REPORTS ANOTHER RECORD PERFORMANCE

23rd July, 2014 at 10:35:16
H1-2014 has all the indicators pointing in the right direction.

The UK online casino and sportsbetting group 32Red has posted another record set of half-year numbers for the period ended June 30 2014, highlighting the following year-on-year advances:

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888 WAGER-THROUGH ADVERTS CHALLENGED

23rd July, 2014 at 10:35:16
No free lunches here....

Billboard adverts in London public spaces promising free-play action at 888 online casino have been found to be misleading by Britain's Advertising Standards Authority following a challenge from the public.

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ONLINE SUCCESS FOR SWEDISH GAMBLING MONOPOLY

23rd July, 2014 at 10:35:16
Plan to offer casino games now in motion.

The Swedish gambling monopoly Svenska Spel is hoping that it can build on the success of its online offering by introducing casino games, and has applied to the government for permission to do so in a planned expansion of its online and mobile channel, according to Swedish media reports.

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PLAYTECH PUTS TO SEA

23rd July, 2014 at 10:35:16
New deal will provide MSC Cruises with a casino management system.

Online and land gambling supplier Playtech plc has extended its product reach to the world's oceans following an agreement to provide MSC Cruises with its Neon Casino Management System.

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BETFAIR'S U.S. SUBSIDIARY AWARDED CONTRACT EXTENSION

23rd July, 2014 at 10:35:16
Subsidiary TVG Network given a multi-year extension by New York Racing Association.

TVG Network, a Betfair subsidiary which broadcasts and accepts horse racing bets in America, has announced the multi-year extension of its contract with the New York Racing Association (NYRA) in a deal that embraces live horse races at NYRA's Aqueduct Racetrack, Belmont Park and Saratoga Racecourse.

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EZUGI TO SUPPLY LIVE DEALER ACTION TO BITSTARS

23rd July, 2014 at 02:31:47
Full suite of live table casino games should boost business at virtual currency online casino.

The virtual currency online casino Bitstars.net has announced that it has inked a deal with live dealer supplier Ezugi for the supply of live table games including Roulette, Blackjack, Baccarat and Lottery action.

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RUSSIA APPROVES LAND GAMBLING IN CRIMEA

23rd July, 2014 at 02:31:47
Gambling now legal in annexed Ukraine territory.

The Russian news agency RAPSI reports that Russian president Vladimir Putin has signed a decree authorising land gambling in Crimea, a territory annexed from Ukraine by Russian political and activist interventions earlier this year.

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