Gambling News 09th September, 2016

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CHINESE ONLINE GAMBLING OPERATORS ARRESTED BY PHILIPPINES IMMIGRATION

09th September, 2016 at 16:30:53
154 held after raid on rented building in Pampanga.

In the Philippines, Bureau of Immigration Commissioner Jaime Morente told local channel TV5 Friday that 154 Chinese nationals involved in illegal online gambling were arrested this morning in a raid on a rented building in Clark Field, Angeles City, Pampanga.

Full Story: Chinese Online Gambling Operators Arrested By Philippines Immigration »

ONLINE CASINO OPERATOR TO SPONSOR TOP U.K. TELEVISION PROGRAM

09th September, 2016 at 16:30:53
Sky Vegas inks deal with ITV2's Celebrity Juice show.

Online casino operator Sky Vegas has inked a deal making the company the official broadcast and off-air sponsor of the popular UK television show Celebrity Juice screened by ITV2.

Full Story: Online Casino Operator To Sponsor Top U.k. Television Program »

BETSOFT TO SUPPLY GAMES TO B2B PLATFORM PROVIDER

09th September, 2016 at 12:17:46
Gamingtec will integrate the full BetSoft gaming suite into its offering.

Online gambling games developer BetSoft has announced a partnership agreement which will see its full suite of desktop and mobile games integrated into Gamingtec's B2B platform.

Full Story: Betsoft To Supply Games To B2b Platform Provider »

PHILIPPINES IMPACT FOR LEISURE AND RESORTS

09th September, 2016 at 12:17:46
Pagcor orders shutdown of 53 e-gaming operations.

The shoot-from-the-hip online gambling policies of new Philippines national president Rodrigo Duterte impacted Leisure and Resorts World Friday as state-owned Philippine Amusement and Gaming Corporation ordered the company to shutter 53 of its e-gaming and electronic bingo venues.

Full Story: Philippines Impact For Leisure And Resorts »

ITALIAN ONLINE GAMBLING MARKET CONTINUES TO PROSPER

09th September, 2016 at 09:28:42
Euro 512 million in wagers placed in August on sports events.

Latest numbers from the Italian regulator indicate continued prosperity in Italian online and land gambling, with sports betting turnover in both land and online sectors totalling Euro 512 million in August, made up of online Euro 309.7 million and land Euro 202.3 million.

Full Story: Italian Online Gambling Market Continues To Prosper »

IS SHELDON CONFUSED?

09th September, 2016 at 09:28:42
Billionaire land casino owner appears to have a double standard.

Arch anti-online gambling land casino owner Sheldon Adelson appears to have double standards when it comes to daily fantasy sports, according to a report in the publication Online Poker Report this week.

Full Story: Is Sheldon Confused? »

ONLINE BETTING EXCHANGE SMARKETS IS ON A ROLL

09th September, 2016 at 09:28:42
Malta and UK-licensed online betting exchange reports significant rise in profit.

The relatively new Malta and UK-licensed online betting exchange company Smarkets has reported a more than 1,500 percent profit rise in 2015, despite its late entry into a very competitive space.

Full Story: Online Betting Exchange Smarkets Is On A Roll »

GAMING ACCOUNT CLINCHES SECOND NEW YORK STATE DEAL

09th September, 2016 at 09:28:42
Social gaming contract signed with Oneida Indian Nation.

Gambling software provider GameAccount Network (GAN) has unveiled details of a previously announced but undetailed agreement with a native American casino operator, revealing that the customer is the Oneida Indian Nation.

Full Story: Gaming Account Clinches Second New York State Deal »