Gambling News 26th December, 2016

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INSPIRED ACQUISITION COMPLETED (Update)

26th December, 2016 at 18:42:50
Parent company now known as Inspired Entertainment Inc.

Hydra Industries Acquisition Corp's acquisition of virtual sports provider Inspired Gaming Group has concluded with the combination of the two entities under Inspired Entertainment Inc.

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LITTLE GOODWILL AROUND IN THE PHILIPPINES (Update)

26th December, 2016 at 05:57:45
Online gambling row drags on.

There was not much goodwill on display in the Philippines over Christmas, at least as far as online gambling is concerned as the national president Rodrigo Duterte lashed out at the head of the Cagayan Economic Zone Authority (Ceza), implying that long-time chief Jose Mari Ponce was responsible for corruption and bribery regarding online gambling licensing and taxes (see previous reports).

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G.L.I. THE FIRST TESTING AGENCY TO BE ACCREDITED IN CZECH REPUBLIC

26th December, 2016 at 05:57:45
Growing interest in the newly regulated market from operators.

Online gambling operators are showing growing interest in licensing in the newly regulated Czech Republic market scheduled to open January 1 2017, encouraging testing agencies to seek accreditation, and the first to be successful in this endeavour is Gaming Laboratories International (GLI).

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