Gambling News 03rd December, 2015

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EXCLUSIVE FOOTBALL-BRANDED ONLINE SLOT LAUNCHED BY BETVICTOR

03rd December, 2015 at 13:22:04
Gibraltar-based online gambling firm partners with Realistic Games to produce a slot featuring Chelsea FC players.

A collaborative agreement between Gibraltar-based online gambling operator BetVictor and UK games developer Realistic Games has produced an innovative and exclusive new slot themed on the high profile UK Premier League football club Chelsea FC.

Full Story: Exclusive Football-branded Online Slot Launched By Betvictor »

TOP ONLINE CASINO PORTAL LAUNCHES U.S. WEBSITE

03rd December, 2015 at 12:21:16
Casinomeister USA to serve American online players.

One of the industry's longest established and respected gambling information portals, Casinomeister, has announced the launch of its new US-focused website CasinomeisterUSA.us, detailing its mission as the provision of information on properly licensed US online casinos, crucial player tips and advice and "the resources to make waves (politically speaking)."

Full Story: Top Online Casino Portal Launches U.s. Website »

MASSACHUSETTS ONLINE GAMBLING LATEST (Update)

03rd December, 2015 at 07:23:57
Politician and land casino operator comment on proposed legalisation initiative.

The rhetoric on a proposal to legalise online gambling operated through Massachusetts land casinos ramped up this week with an article in the Sun Chronicle, which interviewed a senior member of the state Senate and a spokesman for a land casino operator licensed in the state.

Full Story: Massachusetts Online Gambling Latest (update) »

INDIAN PROVINCE NOW OFFERS VIRTUAL HORSE RACING

03rd December, 2015 at 07:23:57
Essel Group and Maarm International cleared by provincial government of Sikkim.

Sikkim, arguably the most progressive province in India when it comes to tolerance of gambling, has given Essel Group's Playwin site and Maarm International permission to offer virtual horse racing, which launched last (November) month and has been enthusiastically supported.

Full Story: Indian Province Now Offers Virtual Horse Racing »

BRISBANE START-UP TO OFFER ESPORTS ACTION

03rd December, 2015 at 07:23:57
meVu founded by gaming fans.

A Brisbane-based team of video gaming fans led by CEO Phillip Barclay has launched a new Australian eSports company titled meVu, and has plans to ultimately expand beyond the Australian and Oceanian markets.

Full Story: Brisbane Start-up To Offer Esports Action »

R.A.W.A. ALERT - NEW HEARING SOON?

03rd December, 2015 at 07:23:57
PPA says Chaffetz is planning another hearing for December 9.

The lull in activity on Sheldon Adelson's Restoration of America's Wire Act - a bill designed to federally ban online gambling in the United States - could be interrupted soon with another heavily biased hearing driven by Utah Republican Rep. Jason Chaffetz.

Full Story: R.a.w.a. Alert - New Hearing Soon? »

NEW AUSSIE GAMBLING STUDY PUBLISHED

03rd December, 2015 at 07:23:57
Victoria survey studied responses from a large sample.

The Victoria provincial government-commissioned study of gambling conducted by independent researcher Schottler Consulting has been published, delivering interesting results from a large telephone response base of 13,584 residents of the province.

Full Story: New Aussie Gambling Study Published »