Gambling News 13th February, 2015

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CALLS FOR ABORTIVE ONLINE GAMBLING DEAL IN CANADA TO BE INVESTIGATED

13th February, 2015 at 03:24:26
Port Edward Island Auditor General will be asked to carry out an enquiry into the Mi'kmaq Confederacy deal.

A failed million dollar deal last year between the Canadian provincial government of Port Edward Island and the First Nation Mi'kmaq Confederacy, with the goal of establishing an online gambling licensing jurisdiction, is to be investigated, according to local media reports.

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JANUARY REVENUES FROM ONLINE GAMBLING IN NEW JERSEY RISE

13th February, 2015 at 03:24:26
22 percent year-on-year improvement.

There was better news for online gambling operators in New Jersey this week when the January numbers were released by the Division for Gaming Enforcement, revealing a 22 percent year-on-year improvement in revenues to $11.6 million...an 8 percent rise on the preceding month.

Full Story: January Revenues From Online Gambling In New Jersey Rise »

POKERSTARS JOINS THE FIGHT TO CLARIFY GERMAN ONLINE GAMBLING LAWS

13th February, 2015 at 03:24:26
Members of the DVTM want to repeal "chaotic and complex" laws that fly in the face of EU treaty.

The German Association of Telecommunications and Media (DVTM), a trade body campaigning to bring order to what it says is the "chaotic and complex" legal situation on online gambling in Germany, has a powerful new member.

Full Story: Pokerstars Joins The Fight To Clarify German Online Gambling Laws »

KARMA GAMING AND OPENBET IN DISTRIBUTION DEAL

13th February, 2015 at 03:24:26
Casual and mobile gaming action the goal.

Karma Gaming International, a developer of online digital lottery games, has signed a distribution agreement with interactive gaming and betting solutions provider, OpenBet Ltd.

Full Story: Karma Gaming And Openbet In Distribution Deal »

NEW ONLINE CASINO LAUNCHED IN BRITAIN

13th February, 2015 at 03:24:26
Hundreds of games from top developers.

This week saw the London launch of a new UK-facing online casino branded Casino Kings, which delivers online gambling services through desktop and mobile channels, with some 240 games developed by respected providers like Microgaming, NextGen and the more recent arrival, Thunderkick.

Full Story: New Online Casino Launched In Britain »