Gambling News 27th March, 2015

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QUEBEC GOVERNMENT MULLS I.S.P. BLOCKING OF ONLINE GAMBLING SITES

27th March, 2015 at 16:21:29
Provincial government wants to protect its online gambling interests by excluding competition.

The Canadian provincial government in Quebec revealed in a budget statement Thursday that it plans to introduce a legislative amendment to "introduce an illegal website filtering measure" in an effort to increase revenues at its own online gambling portal Espacejeux, reports the Globe and Mail newspaper.

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MACAU MUST DIVERSIFY, SAYS GOVERNMENT LEADER

27th March, 2015 at 15:45:18
Island government may insist that gambling companies show non-gambling developments in their future plans.

Diversification was the one of the main themes of Macau chief executive Fernando Chui Sai-On when he presented his annual policy address this week, warning that his government is to strengthen its oversight of gambling companies, and may require that they regularly present development plans for review, and that these should also embrace non-gambling projects.

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NETENT TO SUPPLY ONLINE GAMES TO DANSKE SPIL

27th March, 2015 at 07:38:18
Licence agreement signed this week.

Online gambling software provider Net Entertainment has announced that it has signed a content supply agreement with Danish online gambling giant Danske Spil for use in the Danish regulated market.

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LIVE DEALER PROVIDER'S I.P.O. GOES WELL

27th March, 2015 at 05:08:04
Strong interest in Evolution Gaming shares on the Nasdaq First North Premier exchange.

The much-heralded £225 million IPO of live dealer technology and content provider Evolution Gaming has launched and the shares are attracting strong interest on the Nasdaq First North Premier exchange, the company claimed in a statement Friday.

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