Gambling News 18th March, 2016

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OPENBET TEAMS WITH PLAYNOW TO MAKE BETTING SIMPLER

18th March, 2016 at 12:54:01
Sports Pools to launch on British Columbia's PlayNow.com portal.

UK online gambling software provider OpenBet has partnered with BCLC (British Columbia Lottery Corporation) to launch Sports Pools on PlayNow.com, British Columbia's online gambling website.

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ALLEGATIONS OF CURACAO CORRUPTION LINGER ON

18th March, 2016 at 12:54:01
Dutch MPs continue to probe St Maarten casino owner Francesco Corallo following conviction of former Curaçao Prime Minister Gerrit Schotte.

The media in the online gambling licensing jurisdiction Curacao are having a field day with corruption and organised crime allegations following the recent criminal conviction of former Curaçao Prime Minister Gerrit Schotte (41).

Full Story: Allegations Of Curacao Corruption Linger On »

FORMER LADBROKES DIGITAL CHIEF HEADS FOR THE U.S.A.

18th March, 2016 at 12:54:01
Ed Andrewes is now CEO of Resorts Digital.

Industry veteran Ed Andrewes has been identified in several UK and US publications as the new chief executive officer at New Jersey-based Resorts Digital - the online operations division of Resorts Casino Hotel, which has partnership deals in place with prominent online gambling firms like NYX and Pokerstars.

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VIRGINIA POLICE SHUTTER ONLINE GAMBLING OUTLET

18th March, 2016 at 12:54:01
Gambling equipment seized from Chesterfield County store.

A 24-year-old man, Liang Liu, was arrested Thursday after police raided his Chippenham Bids store in Chesterfield County and uncovered evidence of a backroom online casino outlet.

Full Story: Virginia Police Shutter Online Gambling Outlet »