Gambling News 22nd December, 2014

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MORE CLARITY ON 666BET MOVE AWAY FROM NOVIGROUP (Update)

22nd December, 2014 at 12:55:53
Online gambling group migrates sportsbook to BetConstruct and casino to EveryMatrix.

Online gambling group 666BET has issued a public statement bringing clarity to reports over the weekend of a split with former platform Novigroup (see previous reports).

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RUSSIANS FINE GOOGLE FOR GAMBLING ADVERT SLIP-UP

22nd December, 2014 at 12:55:53
$1,600 a slap on the wrist for internet giant.

Google's apology to Russia's Federal Anti-Monopoly Service for letting gambling adverts slip through the net (see previous reports) has been followed by the news from the Tass agency that the Russians have imposed a fine of "$1.6 thousand" for the offence.

Full Story: Russians Fine Google For Gambling Advert Slip-up »

MALAYSIAN POLICE HAVE A SMASHING TIME WITH GAMBLING COMPUTERS

22nd December, 2014 at 12:55:53
Thousands of dollars worth of PCs crushed by a construction machine.

On Monday police in the Malaysian district of Sepang invited local reporters to watch them crushing any future possibility of computers confiscated from illegal internet gambling operators ever being used again

Full Story: Malaysian Police Have A Smashing Time With Gambling Computers »

NYX LAUNCH MOBILE SNG TOURNAMENTS

22nd December, 2014 at 12:55:53
And integrate game content at Ladbrokes

NYX Gaming Group's Poker product have launched Sit & Go tournaments for both mobile and tablet devices on the iOS platform.

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ORBITAL MINING AT RICH CASINO

22nd December, 2014 at 12:55:53
Exclusive release of new title

Costa-Rica licensed Rich Casino has launched a new extraterrestrial-themed game titled Orbital Mining.

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NEW LOW STAKES BLACKJACK PARTY FROM EVOLUTION GAMING

22nd December, 2014 at 12:55:53
Fun, party atmosphere in newest live dealer offer

Evolution Gaming has backed up its recent release of " Bet Behind " (see previous reports) with the release of a new low-stakes, mass market Blackjack Party table game featuring unlimited Bet Behind.

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30,000 ARRESTED IN CHINESE ANTI-GAMBLING OPERATION

22nd December, 2014 at 00:21:58
Latest arrests leave 8,000 individuals in detention in Guangdong alone.

Coinciding with Chinese premier Xi Jingpin's warnings to Macau to tighten up its regulation of gambling (see previous reports), the Xinhua official news agency has published the latest figures in the government's two-month-long intensified crackdown on gambling.

Full Story: 30,000 Arrested In Chinese Anti-gambling Operation »

THAI POLICE OFFICERS INVOLVED IN ONLINE GAMBLING ALLEGATIONS

22nd December, 2014 at 00:21:58
More arrests as investigation into a widespread online betting ring continues.

Police in Thailand report a widening investigation into an online betting ring that generated possibly billions of baht through illegal wagering on international football matches, according to the Thai media.

Full Story: Thai Police Officers Involved In Online Gambling Allegations »