Gambling News 15th July, 2015

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NEW MICROGAME-DEVELOPED DIGITAL OVERHAUL FOR MULTIGIOCO

15th July, 2015 at 20:42:21
New app set for launch in last quarter of 2015.

Italian software developer MicroGame SpA will be developing a mobile sports betting and casino app for Empire Global Corp's Multigioco Srl.

Full Story: New Microgame-developed Digital Overhaul For Multigioco »

POLAND OPEN MARKET LAW AMENDMENT PROGRESSES

15th July, 2015 at 20:42:21
Adopted by Parliamentary Senate.

The opening of the Polish online gambling market is progressing as a draft amendment to Poland's gambling law was adopted by the country's Parliamentary Senate last week.

Full Story: Poland Open Market Law Amendment Progresses »

LEOVEGAS TO DEBUT IN-HOUSE PLATFORM

15th July, 2015 at 20:42:21
Moves from NYX Interactive.

Mobile operator LeoVegas is reportedly leaving the NYX Interactive platform for its own proprietary platform dubbed Rhino.

Full Story: Leovegas To Debut In-house Platform »

WILL HILL RELEASES PROHIBITION-THEMED SLOT

15th July, 2015 at 20:42:21
Back to the Roaring 20's in Lucky's Empire.

William Hill has released GW Games Studio's Lucky's Empire, a Prohibition-themed game set in the roaring 20's.

Full Story: Will Hill Releases Prohibition-themed Slot »

IRELAND TO FORGE AHEAD WITH POC TAX REGIME (Update)

15th July, 2015 at 20:42:21
Won't delay implementation but will watch CJEU referral case with interest.

Despite legal developments involving the UK Gambling Commission' s point of consumption (POC) tax regime being tested by the Gibraltar Betting and Gaming Association (GBGA) and the case's subsequent referral to the Courts of Justice of the European Union (CJEU), Ireland's drawn out remote gambling legislation, based on the same tax regime, will forge ahead on August 1, 2015 says Horse Racing Ireland (HRI) chief, Brian Kavanagh.

Full Story: Ireland To Forge Ahead With Poc Tax Regime (update) »

JUNE ONLINE GAMBLING REVENUES UP IN NEW JERSEY

15th July, 2015 at 09:34:19
Internet gaming win was $11.7 million - up from $9.5 million in June last year.

New Jersey online gambling continued to advance in June 2015, according to the latest numbers from the New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement.

Full Story: June Online Gambling Revenues Up In New Jersey »

THAI POLICE BUST ONLINE GAMBLING RING.

15th July, 2015 at 09:34:19
And once more South Koreans are involved.

The Thai police in Pattaya raided three rented homes in pursuit of illegal online gambling operations Tuesday and for the umpteenth time found that the operators were South Koreans

Full Story: Thai Police Bust Online Gambling Ring. »

THREE PLAYTECH CASINOS REPORT MAJOR JACKPOT WINS

15th July, 2015 at 09:34:19
Jackpots worth GBP 5 million hit over a 7-day period.

Three Playtech-powered casino and bingo operators have reported jackpot wins on progressive slot games Beach Life, Chests of Plenty, Adventures in Wonderland, Leprechaun's Luck and branded favourite Gladiator totalling GBP 5 million over a 7-day period this month.

Full Story: Three Playtech Casinos Report Major Jackpot Wins »