Gambling News 04th June, 2015

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KANSSPELAUTORITEIT IN AGREEMENT WITH MEDIA

04th June, 2015 at 19:44:30
Undertake to decline advertising from unlicensed gambling operators

Dutch gaming authority Kansspelautoriteit has reached agreement with various media houses on declining advertising from unlicensed gaming operators in the run up to the introduction of a new Remote Gaming bill (see previous reports).

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THAI AUTHORITIES BUST ONLINE GAMBLING RINGS

04th June, 2015 at 13:11:48
Accepted bets from Korea-situated customers only

Phuket Police have arrested eight Koreans accused of operating an online gambling business that it estimates would have had THB 100 million in annual turnover.

Full Story: Thai Authorities Bust Online Gambling Rings »

DENMARK IN COOPERATION AGREEMENT WITH BRITAIN (Update)

04th June, 2015 at 13:11:48
Synergy in gambling regulation across borders

The Danish gambling authority Spillemyndigheden's Birgitte Sand has signed a bilateral cooperation agreement with Jenny Williams of Britain's Gambling Commission.

Full Story: Denmark In Cooperation Agreement With Britain (update) »

NEW ONLINE CASINO NEARS LAUNCH DATE

04th June, 2015 at 08:50:13
Yako will specialise in providing a personalised online and mobile gaming experience.

The latest addition to the roll call of online casinos, Yako Casino, is on the final run-up to a July launch, according to a company statement issued this week, bringing with it a special focus on personalising the gaming experience for online punters by tracking their activity and offering appropriate games and promos.

Full Story: New Online Casino Nears Launch Date »

PADDY POWER ALUMNI TO HEAD SKYBET P.R.

04th June, 2015 at 08:50:13
Adam Smith will be responsible for politics, regulators and media liaison.

Adam Smith, currently head of external affairs at Paddy Power, is about to take up a newly created post at Sky Betting and Gaming as head of corporate communications, reporting to marketing chief Rob Painter.

Full Story: Paddy Power Alumni To Head Skybet P.r. »