Gambling News 01st December, 2015

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PAF FINE TUNES CONSUMER-CENTRIC APPROACH

01st December, 2015 at 20:58:08
20,000 customers contributed to the now-live experience.

Åland-based gaming company Paf has launched an overhaul of its paf.com website, saying it vastly improves the user experience by individualising content based on customers' preferences and behaviour.

Full Story: Paf Fine Tunes Consumer-centric Approach »

GROWTH FOR DANISH MARKET IN THIRD QUARTER RESULTS

01st December, 2015 at 20:58:08
GGR estimated to reach DDK 7,750 in FY2015

Denmark's online gambling market has grown in the third quarter compared to the same period 2014 but still lags behind Q2/2015 results in terms of gross gaming revenue (GGR), the Danish gambling authority Spillmyndigheden reports.

Full Story: Growth For Danish Market In Third Quarter Results »

GAMING1 INTEGRATES PLAYSON GAMING CONTENT

01st December, 2015 at 15:30:21
Expands portfolio to 300 games.

Circus Group's GAMING1 has integrated a suite of content from Malta-based gaming developer Playson.

Full Story: Gaming1 Integrates Playson Gaming Content »

GAN LAUNCH MARYLANDLIVE! SIMULATED GAMING

01st December, 2015 at 15:30:21
Replaces existing proprietary offer.

GameAccount Network plc (GAN) has launched simulated gaming for The Cordish Companies MaryLand Live! via its MarylandLiveCasino.com or livecasino.social sites.

Full Story: Gan Launch Marylandlive! Simulated Gaming »

ILLEGAL ONLINE GAMBLING IN SOUTH AFRICA CAMPAIGN TO LAUNCH.

01st December, 2015 at 15:30:21
Driven by Casino Association of South Africa.

The Casino Association of South Africa is set to launch an education campaign on the consequences of illegal online gambling in South Africa.

Full Story: Illegal Online Gambling In South Africa Campaign To Launch. »

CHERRY STRENGTHENS ONLINE MANAGEMENT TEAM

01st December, 2015 at 15:30:21
Reflects growing importance of online division.

Cherry has announced changes to its online gaming executive team, saying it reflects the areas growing importance to the company.

Full Story: Cherry Strengthens Online Management Team »

MEDIATECH LAUNCH WANABET IN SPANISH MARKET

01st December, 2015 at 15:30:21
For R.Franco across online, desktop and retail.

Mediatech Spain has launched Wanabet.es for new omni-channel client R.Franco.

Full Story: Mediatech Launch Wanabet In Spanish Market »

AUSSIE SPORT BODIES SUPPORT LEGALISATION OF IN-PLAY BETTING

01st December, 2015 at 15:30:21
Greedy says protagonist Senator Xenophon.

Australian major professional sports bodies under the guise of the Coalition of Major Professional and Participation Sports (CMPPS) are supporting a push by corporate bookmakers lobbying to have the ban on in-play betting removed.

Full Story: Aussie Sport Bodies Support Legalisation Of In-play Betting »

FURORE OVER CHARITY DONATIONS IN AUSTRALIA

01st December, 2015 at 08:15:00
Allegations that donations to former exotic dancer's cat charity ended up in an online gambling firm.

The South Australian media reports that a cat shelter run by a former exotic dancer has lost its charity licence to solicit for funds after donations were allegedly used for online gambling.

Full Story: Furore Over Charity Donations In Australia »

WILLIAMS INTERACTIVE LAUNCHES NEW ONLINE SLOT

01st December, 2015 at 08:15:00
Wishing You Fortune has an oriental theme.

Latest product from the Williams Interactive studios is an online slot with an oriental theme titled Wishing You Fortune.

Full Story: Williams Interactive Launches New Online Slot »

MACAU REVENUES PLUNGE BY ALMOST A THIRD IN NOVEMBER

01st December, 2015 at 08:15:00
November gambling revenue down 32.3 percent year-on-year as casinos ponder a shift in emphasis.

Macau's Gaming Inspection and Coordination Bureau has reported monthly gross revenue for November 2015 at MOP$16.43 billion (US$2.06 billion) which is down 32.3 percent, compared to the same month in 2014, and represents 18 months of consecutive decline in casino revenue for the region.

Full Story: Macau Revenues Plunge By Almost A Third In November »

QUEBEC GOVERNMENT PERSISTS IN INTERNET CONTROL INITIATIVE

01st December, 2015 at 08:15:00
But this provincial government could be infringing the Canadian constitution and the Charter of Rights and Freedoms.

The Quebec provincial government's continued efforts to control access to the Internet for online gamblers was again evidenced earlier this month when the government introduced unprecedented legislation requiring Internet service providers to implement content blocking.

Full Story: Quebec Government Persists In Internet Control Initiative »

MORE MARKET PENETRATION BY ENDORPHINA

01st December, 2015 at 08:15:00
Vivarobet and Vbet launch Prague-based developer's games.

The Prague-based online gambling games developer Endorphina has reported new online casino clients taking its products on board following the deal earlier this year with BetConstruct (see previous reports).

Full Story: More Market Penetration By Endorphina »

MALTA LAND CASINO TO RUN DUAL PLAY LIVE DEALER ACTION

01st December, 2015 at 08:15:00
Dragonara Casino and Evolution combine to offer dual play roulette streamed online from casino floor.

Dragonara Live Casino and Evolution Gaming have combined to bring live dealer fans the first ever dual play roulette streamed live from the Dragonara Casino floor in St. Julian's, Malta.

Full Story: Malta Land Casino To Run Dual Play Live Dealer Action »