Gambling News 28th November, 2016

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SINGAPORE AND VIETNAM REMOTE GAMBLING RAIDS

28th November, 2016 at 19:24:51
Over One Hundred and Thirty-Three Arrested.

Singapore Police flexed their muscle with their first successful, and one of the largest, operations carried out under the country's newly adopted Organized Criminal Group Act.

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CHERRY TRIO FROM ISOFTBET

28th November, 2016 at 19:24:51
Classic, Vegas-style traditional slot with a modern twist.

iSoftBet has launched a new 3-reel, 5-payline slot across desktop and mobile titled " Cherry Trio ".

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INSPIRED DEPLOYS NETENT CONTENT ON SBG TERMINALS

28th November, 2016 at 19:24:51
Through open gaming ecosystem.

Inspired has launched land-based versions of popular NetEnt online titles across over 10,000 SBG terminals in the UK market through its Open Gaming API technology.

Full Story: Inspired Deploys Netent Content On Sbg Terminals »

EVERYMATRIX LAUNCH SPILLEREN

28th November, 2016 at 19:24:51
Innovative Data Science to provide individual approach, CEO says.

Spilleren, a new online casino operated by EveryMatrix, has launched with an "old world" book-store feel, the casino name itself inspired by The Gambler, a classic novel by Fyodor Dostoyevsky.

Full Story: Everymatrix Launch Spilleren »

SOFTSWISS UPGRADE PLATFORM FEATURES

28th November, 2016 at 19:24:51
With tournaments and frequent player point system.

White label and platform provider SoftSwiss has introduced two new features in a platform upgrade designed to enhance casino operators' player retention strategies.

Full Story: Softswiss Upgrade Platform Features »

PMU AND HELLAS IN HORSE RACING POOL BETTING JV

28th November, 2016 at 14:03:47
Joint venture betting offer on French horse races.

French operator Pari Mutuel Urbain (PMU) and Greek operator Hellas Horse Races SAS have partnered for the launch of a joint pool betting offer on French horseracing.

Full Story: Pmu And Hellas In Horse Racing Pool Betting Jv »

PLAYTECH ESTABLISHES NEW BGT SPORTS DIVISION

28th November, 2016 at 14:03:47
Names Austrian entrepreneur as CEO.

Gambling services supplier Playtech has appointed Austrian entrepreneur and founder of BGT, Dr. Armin Sagede r, as chief executive officer of its newly established division, Playtech BGT Sports.

Full Story: Playtech Establishes New Bgt Sports Division »

STRIDE GAMING LAUDS FULL YEAR RESULTS

28th November, 2016 at 14:03:47
Strong organic growth and successful acquisition strategy.

Social gaming and online bingo gaming company Stride Gaming plc delivered strong full year results for the 12-month period ending August 31, 2016.

Full Story: Stride Gaming Lauds Full Year Results »

POLICE IN CHINA BUST US$72 BILLION GAMBLING PROMOTION RING

28th November, 2016 at 06:34:11
94 arrested for encouraging Chinese punters to gamble across Southeast Asia.

The Chinese government is clearly very serious about clamping down on corruption-associated activity like gambling, underlining their threats to enforce strict laws this week by busting a gambling ring that has been providing services so that Chinese whales could travel to other destinations in Southeast Asia to gamble.

Full Story: Police In China Bust Us$72 Billion Gambling Promotion Ring »

TABCORP BOOSTING ONLINE OPERATIONS THROUGH RETAIL CHANNEL

28th November, 2016 at 06:34:11
Australian gambling group strengthens its internet player base by offering 'affiliate' style commissions to retail operators.

Australian land and online gambling group Tabcorp is likely to be in a stronger online position once the federal government implements its new and tougher Interactive Gambling Act amendments (see previous reports) and has embarked on an initiative designed to boost its player base.

Full Story: Tabcorp Boosting Online Operations Through Retail Channel »

MORE LAME DUCK GAMBLING WARNINGS (Update)

28th November, 2016 at 06:34:11
Forbes magazine flags the danger of an Adelson-inspired attack on US online gambling as the current Congress moves into its final stages.

Forbes magazine has joined other publications in flagging a possible attack on US online gambling during the closing weeks of the current Congress....the so-called "lame duck session" where last-gasp attempts are made to drive bills through the federal legislature, often on the coattails of unrelated appropriations bills.

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