Gambling News 17th May, 2016

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BETVICTOR RAMPS UP FOR UEFA EURO 2016

17th May, 2016 at 16:22:10
Timely campaign sure to grab punters attention:

BetVictor has launched a multi-channel " Million Pound Goal " campaign to the UK market in the lead up to the UEFA Euro 2016 football tournament.

Full Story: Betvictor Ramps Up For Uefa Euro 2016 »

SENET GROUP STRENGTHENS BOARD

17th May, 2016 at 16:22:10
Health sector and online-only gambling representation.

UK gambling watchdog Senet Group has announced the appointment of Stephen Thornton as an independent director.

Full Story: Senet Group Strengthens Board »

UNIBET SELECTS KARMARAMA CREATIVE

17th May, 2016 at 16:22:10
Following almost six-month pitch process.

Unibet has named Karmarama as its new European creative lead following a six-month hunt in which the London-based agency pitched for the business, along with others, earlier this year.

Full Story: Unibet Selects Karmarama Creative »

NEW ASIAN CLIENT FOR BETSOFT GAMING

17th May, 2016 at 08:55:43
Mobile and desktop content for ag88.com

Online gambling games developer Betsoft Gaming has announced a content provision agreement with Asian-facing operator ag88.com.

Full Story: New Asian Client For Betsoft Gaming »

MALAYSIAN ILLEGAL OPERATORS LOSE THEIR COMPUTERS....AND THEIR FURNITURE!

17th May, 2016 at 08:55:43
Police add a new punitive tactic.

Malaysian police have revealed that over the weekend a major anti-online gambling operation, dubbed Subuh Perjudian Terbuka, was carried out across over four districts in the Sepang area involving around 150 officers, who raided 21 different venues.

Full Story: Malaysian Illegal Operators Lose Their Computers....and Their Furniture! »

DUTCH M.P. CONTINUES ATTACK ON CURACAO GAMBLING AUTHORITIES (Update)

17th May, 2016 at 08:55:43
Accuses local telecommunications and data centres of close involvement in online gambling.

Dutch MP Ronald Van Raak continued to press for explanations from the Dutch Ministers of the Interior and Kingdom Relations and Security and Justice this week following his repeated calls earlier this month for more information on the activities of various Curacao-based companies and the island's online gambling regulator (see previous reports).

Full Story: Dutch M.p. Continues Attack On Curacao Gambling Authorities (update) »

POLISH MINISTER SHARES HIS THOUGHTS ON GAMBLING TAXES AND THE INTERNET

17th May, 2016 at 08:55:43
Suggests that taxes be increased and online casino gaming permitted to raise tax revenues and help with problem gambling.

Poland's Minister of Science and Higher Education, Jarosław Gowin, has shared with local media his thoughts on gambling, to some extent pre-empting the release of the government's draft on proposed amendments to the nation's gambling laws.

Full Story: Polish Minister Shares His Thoughts On Gambling Taxes And The Internet »

GRAHAM MARTIN JOINS SDB GAMES AS A NON EXEC DIRECTOR

17th May, 2016 at 08:55:43
Online gambling industry veteran has a wealth of knowledge and experience.

The British skill games developer SDB Games has appointed Graham Martin to its board as a Non-Executive Director.

Full Story: Graham Martin Joins Sdb Games As A Non Exec Director »