Gambling News 03rd August, 2016

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MALAYSIAN POLICE HAVE SEIZED THOUSANDS OF ONLINE GAMBLING COMPUTERS THIS YEAR

03rd August, 2016 at 19:02:05
15,323 computer sets seized in police raids between January and end July 2016

Malaysian police spokesman Datuk Amar Singh Ishar Singh told local reporters in Kuala Lumpur Wednesday that 15,323 computer sets have been confiscated by police in illegal online gambling raids in the city between January and end-July this year.

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PENN NATIONAL GAMING ACQUIRES ROCKET GAMES

03rd August, 2016 at 19:02:05
$60 million to expand social casino portfolio.

Penn National Gaming (Penn) has acquired social gaming company Rocket Games for a consideration that could potentially reach "up to $170 million".

Full Story: Penn National Gaming Acquires Rocket Games »

BETTING FIRMS SNAP UP FOOTBALL SPONSORSHIPS

03rd August, 2016 at 15:03:29
A s new English Premier League season set to kick-off later this week.

William Hill has expanded is football sponsorship portfolio with the addition of English Premier League club Tottenham Hotspurs.

Full Story: Betting Firms Snap Up Football Sponsorships »

TABCORP ANNOUNCES NEW BOARD MEMBERS

03rd August, 2016 at 09:29:21
Australian gambling group appoints Bruce Akhurst and Vickki McFadden to its board of directors

Tabcorp Holdings Limited announced Wednesday that Bruce Akhurst and Vickki McFadden have been appointed to its board as Non-Executive Directors, subject to the receipt of the necessary regulatory and ministerial approvals.

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XIN GAMING LAUNCHES NEW ONLINE SLOT

03rd August, 2016 at 09:29:21
Rio Fever arrives just in time for the Olympics in Brazil.

The Asian-facing online gambling games developer XIN Gaming has launched its latest slot Rio Fever, to coincide with the Olympic Games opening in Rio, Brazil this month.

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WHITE LABEL SUPPLIER TAKES iSOFTBET CONTENT ON BOARD

03rd August, 2016 at 09:29:21
Viral integrates iSoftBet gaming content

White label multi-channel online casino and betting software provider Viral announced Wednesday that it has integrated into its platform gaming content from London-based online gambling software provider iSoftBet.

Full Story: White Label Supplier Takes Isoftbet Content On Board »