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  News Archive 04/2007
 WTO Head Confident USA Will Come Right
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 9 years ago
The Antigua Sun has reported that a well known top official in the World Trade Organization, who is known as Director Pascal Lamy is now confident that the United States will eventually comply with the WTO’s ruling on its online gambling discriminatory practices...
 More Internet Gambling Busts in America
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 9 years ago
The actual reports that are coming in from Phoenix Arizonia actually indicate that the Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office has actually served forty four warrants on Tuesday in the actual culmination of the two year long undercover operation that was held targeting an international gambling ring that is based in Phoenix but is actually using internet betting sites...
 Thursday is R-Day
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 9 years ago
It is know that both the international wire services as well as the main stream media are currently reporting widely on the first actual serious challenge to the UIGE A, which is a repeal that the Democratic Chairman of the House of Financial Services Committee, known as Congressman Barney Frank is going to soon launch....
 Taxation Could Be the Quid Pro Quo For Repeal
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 9 years ago
When it comes to supporting the Congressman Barney Frank’s attempts to actually repeal the controversial UIGEA this week, you may notice that taxation is more than likely going to be the sweetener that is used to get the United States fellow politicians to actually support him, this is according to the political observers in the well respected Washington publication known as The Hill....
 Another Neteller Crisis?
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 9 years ago
The Neteller card users can actually be in for a rough time is the email that was received around the world and that was ostensibly emanating from the Isle of Man based e-wallet is found to be correct and genuine....
 UIGEA Deadline Looms
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 9 years ago
This week, Card Player Magazine took the time to issue a timely reminder that the actual regulations backing the United States UIGEA fall due in two months time....
 Hypocrisy of UIGEA attacked on Nashville Blog
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 9 years ago
Tennessee Talk.com is known to be eclectic as well as an informative internet blog that has featured a pithy as well as accurate summary of the actual hypocrisy of the United States political moves that were made against the online gambling in the United States of America this week, which was known to be helping to actually improve and also shape the public perceptions of the troublesome act....
 New E-Wallet Launches
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 9 years ago
The actual integrity as well as the financial probity of the internet third party e-cash processors is actually a matter of concern when it comes to everyone that is actually involved in the industry in these times that are rather tricky especially as the United States legislation forces that are established companies out of the United States online gambling market, which is in turn leaving the field mainly open to those who are less proven entities....
 Kyl Counter Attack
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 9 years ago
Arizona Republican Senator, Jon Kyl, who is the online gambling’s arch enemy, used a Senate Judicary Committee enquiry to gain push for his anti online gambling agenda last week...
 Encouraging News From Germany
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 9 years ago
Last week in a meeting in Stuttgart, the Gaming Intelligence Group reports what is known to be positive political devleopements regarding restrictions on sports gambling in Germany could actually be emanating, this meeting took place between budget as well as financial speakers of the Christain Democratic Union as well as the Christain Social Union...
 Intercasino Tops in Player Poll
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 9 years ago
The members that voted in the online gambling magazine stated that Intercasinos.com is known as the top choice and won the search engine High Roller’s Awards initiative here recently...
 A Question of Respect
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 9 years ago
There were online casino players that were located at the Breakaway as well as the Connect2 and also the Sic-Fi venues that were critical this week of an email that was sent telling them that they were actually being transferred to another company and also another software platform without even giving them prior consultation...
 Barney Sill Making The Online Gambling Headlines
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 9 years ago
The congressman Barney Frank and his proposal to challenge the Unlawful Internet Gambling Enforcement Act continue to make the headlines this week based solely on an interview that he gave to the well respected Las Vega Review Journal....
 Republicans are looking for Indian Cash
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 9 years ago
“The Hill” which is a Washington DC publication has reported this week on one of the actual contradictions in the American political values...
 Major Taiwan Online Gambling Prossecutions
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 9 years ago
The China Post revealed this week that a major online gambling bust has been made by the Taiwanese police in the Panchiao District...
 Online Gambling Companies Need To Work Closer With ISPs on DDoS Threat
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 9 years ago
The Chief Technology Officer for the international online betting exchange Betfair, Rorie Devine, actually told a conference in London this week that Distributed Denial of Services attacks was a serious threat, and that the businesses must actually work more closely with the ISP’s so that they can prevent hackers from actually being able to launch successful assaults that are designed to takes sites offline as a basis for criminal extortion....
 Good Turnover But Profit Drops At Betbull
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 9 years ago
Betbull, which is an AIM listed online gambling joint venture that is owned by the FUNTech and the Austrian public company Bwin Interactive Entertainment AG, has actually reported mixed results for the year of 2006, with what is known as record revenues on the one hand but high costs on the other which as a result drove the profits straight down....
 Betex Execs Arrested In China
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 9 years ago
It is known that the Asian marketers will actually be watching for more detail than they have previous got that are available following reports from Jilin province in China that two Betex senior employees have been arrested and a third is actually being sought...
 Party Casino Announces A New Site Jackpot Record
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 9 years ago
There is a great celebration based on the fact that a slots winner from Party Casino.com actually hit a life changing win on the slot jackpot of $847,801 and also some change late last month, which resulted in a new jackpot record for the site and it came form a forty five cent spin....
 Neteller Mystery
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 9 years ago
Stephen Lawrence and John Lefebvre, Neteller founders, have still not actually had their day in court despite the fact that they were arrested and also bailed some time ago in January of this year by the FBI....
 More Greek Online Gambling Arrests
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 9 years ago
This week, three internet cafй owners and also six of their players were actually reported to be under arrest in a part of Western Greece that is known as Arta, this is following raids that were made by the Greek Police...
 US Online Gambling Discrimination
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 9 years ago
This week, what can be recalled as a solid Sunday reading, was actually a succinct however well informed editorial opinion that was located in the Los Angeles Times that has took and examined what is known as the discriminatory nature of the United States legislation that was dealing with online gambling....
 Vietnamese Online Betting Ring Organizers Get Jail Time
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 9 years ago
During this week, it was saw that the final denouncement in a current case against the Vietnamese gambling rings that was busted earlier in the week....
 Slingo To Supply New Interactive TV Games
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 9 years ago
The United States interactively known television entertainment provider that goes by the name PixelPlay, has just now signed to join forces with Slingo Inc, which is a host for online games that are known as casino slot machines and also casino table games, this is to take part in the exclusive international iTV partnership....
 Double Click Acquistion by Google Could Have Online Gambling Impact
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 9 years ago
The three point one billion dollar massive deal that was put out by Google, in which the actual company acquired online advertising company Double Click for almost double the amount of what it paid for the fee video enterprise YouTube last year, could actually impact the online gambling industry marketers say....
 Big Brother To Watch Chinese Online
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 9 years ago
The Chinese government is looking into actually assigning virtual cops to actually monitor and wipe out pornography along with gambling and other known illicit activities that are taking place on the internet, as the Ministry of the Public Security known as MPS stated this week....
 Understanding Online Casino Bonuses
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 9 years ago
If you currently think that online casino bonuses are the greatest invention since the sliced bread, then you are right...
 Tough Times for VC Gaming
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 9 years ago
VC Gaming, an online gambling AIM listed company, has now released its latest full year results with pre tax losses of EURO twenty eight point eight million which results in showing just how tough the market has become in countries like Germany, where the firm has been mainly focused...
 The Ease of Opening A Player Account
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 9 years ago
Many people that are newcomers to the actual online gambling world may be put off by the amount of computer work that you have to go through when you are joining an online casino...
 Sports Direct Lets 28 Employees Go
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 9 years ago
The information portal and forum of the Eye On Gambling, reports that Sports Direct, who is a parent company for the popular information site Covers.com has had to lay off twenty eight of the employees that we employed there which included the handicapping division head known as Shaun Torrey and also the highly respected sports analyst by the name of Stephen Nover...
 Is SportsBetting Coming to Delaware?
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 9 years ago
Over the past weekend, the United States publication News Journal, reported that there were suggestions by the racing industry in the location of Delaware that legalizing sports betting would actual be good for topping up state tax coffers and also good for getting gamblers to racings and their slots parlors in that state...
 Investors Can Find Real-Under Valued Gems In Online Gaming
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 9 years ago
Rupert Morell, an investment manager, believes that online gambling stocks are actually undervalued following the controversy that has took place over the online gambling last year, which was when the United States Congress outlawed the credit card and also the money transfer companies from actually accepting payments to gambling websites....
 Inspired Moves To Asia
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 9 years ago
A division of Inspired Gaming Group plc, Inspired Gaming International, has now announced that there is a partnership with Silver Heritage Limited which is one of the leadign operators of the terminals to licensed gaming premised in the Asia Pacific region...
 Inspired Moves To Asia
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 9 years ago
A division of Inspired Gaming Group plc, Inspired Gaming International, has now announced that there is a partnership with Silver Heritage Limited which is one of the leadign operators of the terminals to licensed gaming premised in the Asia Pacific region...
 Gambling Should Have Never Been Included In The US Trade Agreement
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 9 years ago
This week, Interactive Gaming News actually carried an informative interview with the president of the United States trade Body, the National Thoroughbred Racing Association regarding the predicament in which the United States of America actually find itself following the latest World Trade Organization ruling in a dispute over online gambling with Antigua....
 Former Minister Sues Broadcaster over Online Gaming Program
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 9 years ago
Doug Lewis, had a distinguished political career based on the fact that he actually served as the Minister of Justice in the year of nineteen eighty eight, he was later the Minister of Transport in the year of nineteen ninety, and then one year later in the year of nineteen ninety one he was the Solicitor General of Canada...
 Find an Online Casino that Suits You
Category: Casino, Comments (2) - 9 years ago
Whenever you are looking on the internet to find a gambling site, you may see pop ups as well as ads for internet gambling sites...
 No more Turks for Party Gaming
Category: Poker, Comments (0) - 9 years ago
Party Gaming, which is a publicly listed online gambling group, has now withdrawn online gambling services from its subsidiaries that are known as Party Poker.com and also Party Casino.com from the Turkish Market in a response to the legislative developments in that country....
 Online gambling can be good for your health
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 9 years ago
There are many people that are living in the world today that can find it actually hard to believe that gambling can sometimes be very good for your health....
 Party Gaming bounces back
Category: Poker, Comments (0) - 9 years ago
Party Gaming, one of the world’s leading online gambling groups, has once again been catching the eye of analysts and also investors due to the remarkable bounce back that they have achieved by its actual share price....
 The Prohibition is repealed
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 9 years ago
Did you know that seventy four years ago, the United States government started actually dismantling a what is known as a hugely unpopular law, one that is consider to be like the UIGEA?...
 The wonderful world of online casinos
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 9 years ago
In most parts of the world, nowadays, there are many more people that are actually enjoying the wonderful experience of gambling thanks to the availability of the numerous online casinos...
 49er Leaves US market
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 9 years ago
The RTG-powered 49er casino, has advised online casino marketing affiliates that it will indeed be closing its virtual doors to the United States players effective from April 23rd, 2007....
 Big future for Italian gambling market
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 9 years ago
A report that was titled “The Italian Gambling Market- A forerunner in the Liberalization of European Gambling Markets”, the research group that goes by the name MECN has now predicted that the Italian gambling market is now set to actually achieve what is known as a sixty four percent growth rate that is culminating in revenues that are worth sixty one billion in EURO by the year of 2010....
 Fugitive stung into a response by financial Times story
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 9 years ago
It has not been the first time that someone who is the actual subject of a media report has actually denied the claims that have been made and accused the publishers of an unprofessional reportage...
 Google - Can pornography be more "moral" than gambling?
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 9 years ago
A well respected British publication by the name of New Media Age has uncovered some rather puzzling conflicts in the moral values on the Google search facility this week when it compared search results for porno sites with those for gambling....
 Honing video poker skills
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 9 years ago
Online-Casinos.com, a popular online gambling information portal, has introduced the latest player assist that is known as an easy to use video poker training tool....
 Winds of Change
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 9 years ago
The WTO known as the World Trade Organization recently announced yet again that the Draconian US laws against online gambling are in fact breaking international trade agreements...
 The end to the South African lotto
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 9 years ago
"Tata Ma Chance, Tata Ma Millions!" is the selling line for the South African Lotto, which in fact dishes out multi million grand prizes twice a week...
 New Leader
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 9 years ago
After months of industry speculation have come to a halt, the announcement was made today by Cryptologic, that Javaid Aziz is to become its new CEO and President...
 Malta Agency, Gambling Usage Stats
Category: Casino, Comments (1) - 9 years ago
Upon the recent lifestyle study that was conducted by the Maltese organization, Agenzija Sedqa, in collaboration with the National Focal Point for Drugs and Drug Addiction and the National Commission on the abuse of drugs, alcohol and other dependencies, online gambling usage can actually be found to be very low...
 Gamcare Publishes Care Report
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 9 years ago
Stressing that the content is a snapshot of Gamcare clients using its services, the problem gambling agency has released its 2006 Care Services Report...
 An Expensive Business
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 9 years ago
The newspaper USA Today claims in an article which appeared this week on political liaison aimed at persuading politicians to see things your way that online and more traditional land gambling interests spend millions of dollars every year on lobbying activities in the USA...
 BetonSports, Kaplan arrested
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 9 years ago
BetonSports, controversial founder and fugitive from US justice, Stephen Gary Kaplan, after over eight months on the run, was arrested today at a hotel in Santo Domingo in the Dominican Republic...
 The Pros and Cons
Category: Casino, Comments (4) - 9 years ago
We are witnessing two parallel situations in the gambling industry today...
 World Cup Gambling Season
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 9 years ago
Starting off 2007 with a splash, one of the world’s leading online casino and sports books has recently announced an increase in revenue! The online casinos group recorded an eleven percent increase in the amount of money being laid down by online gamblers...
 WTO appeal
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 9 years ago
A ruling of the tiny Caribbean nation of Antigua and Barbuda that has been keenly anticipating was made by World Trade Association officials this week, who made a decision that was found in favor of the islanders in their long David and Goliath tussle over online gambling with massive neighbor the United States...
 Online Casinos a Hit
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 9 years ago
Online casinos are banned in the United States, where they made for about half the global industry...
 Antigua to Help
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 9 years ago
Online casino bettors, employees and the online casino industry as a whole should be satisfied with the news that makes its way from Antigua...
 High Profile Name in NY Sports Betting Busts
Category: Bingo, Comments (0) - 9 years ago
With over sixty arrests and some accused still being sought, this week's online sports book arrests across New Jersey, New York and Connecticut have triggered a wave of media reportage and speculation...
 Attempt to Repeal Could Start as Early as April
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 9 years ago
Barney Frank, chairman of the House Financial Services Committee, piqued the online gambling industry's curiosity further this week with a hint that he may launch his proposal to repeal what he calls "the stupidest law ever" as early as mid April...
 Active Gambling Consumer
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 9 years ago
There is nothing like the power that the consumer has and this is also applicable when you talk about online gambling...
 Sportech, Scientific Games Announces Partnership
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 9 years ago
A leading supplier of fixed odds betting terminals and systems, Scientific Games, has signed a lucrative five year strategic agreement with Liverpool-based Sportech, which are the operators of online gaming site Littlewoodsgaming.com...
 German betting and lottery market
Category: Bingo, Comments (0) - 9 years ago
Following the Federal Constitutional Court's decision, Management consultants MECN Research have just completed a new study analyzing developments in the German betting and lottery market, the state treaty on gambling, and the ECJ's decision in the Placanica case...
 Citadel Gets Ready for European Growth
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 9 years ago
Citadel has joined companies, like many of its counterparts seeking asylum outside the United States of America where the Unlawful Internet Gambling Enforcement Act has made business almost impossible...
 New Online Games Produced by Microgaming
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 9 years ago
Earlier this week the new sophisticated Hitman slot that was released was capturing all of the lime light...
 Online Casino Players are to Pocket Crucible Tickets
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 9 years ago
If you are thinking about going to the Snooker World Championship at the Crucible Theatre in Sheffield, UK, then you may be in luck because tickets to the Snooker World Championship can be won with 888.com online casino site, 888 and Chad Sport are offering nine pairs of tickets for the afternoon and evening on Thursday April 26th...
 Changes Will Occur Due to an Online Casino Group Losing Their Rank
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 9 years ago
The shares in Leading Leisure and Gaming group rank is expected to tumble by more than seven percent due to the fact that Chancellor Gordon Brown’s announcement was made stating that remote gambling will be hit on the head with a fifteen percent tax rate...
 Revise Online Gambling Ban; this is what EU tells Germany
Category: Casino, Comments (2) - 9 years ago
German Regions are warned by the European Commission to think about the opportunity of revising plans to ban online gambling or if they don’t they may be faced with possible legal actions, this was said by an official at the European executive arm last week...
 In Spain, Where Online Casinos are a Hit
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 9 years ago
Since online casinos were banned in the United States where they made for about half the global industry, that is just another large online casino market that is off the table...
 More Online Gambling, Citadel is Better Positioning Itself for All the Action
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 9 years ago
ESI Entertainment Systems Inc., made a Vancouver announcement Monday that its Citadel Commerce subsidiary, which handles all of the payment processing for the online gaming industry is planning to make a move...
 The Canadian Lotto Row Rumbles on at $100 Million
Category: Bingo, Comments (0) - 9 years ago
The Canadian Press is closely monitoring several of the provincial scandals in the Canadian lotto industry...
 United States Gambling gets a Pessimistic Outlook
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 9 years ago
A privately held, wholly owned global group of financial services companies by the name of Standford Financial Group has a pessimistic outlook when it comes to online gambling in the United States of America...
 In New York, Widespread Online Sport books Arrests
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 9 years ago
With a police press conference due in that time zone, a story of police arrests of New Yorkers accused of generating betting activities for a Costa Rican based sports book was emerging...
 Your Casino Vacation
Category: Casino, Comments (1) - 9 years ago
If you are planning to take a vacation to spend a little time seeing how far a little money can get you then there are a couple of things that you should know or keep in mind while you are planning your trip...
 Smart, Simple Decisions
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 9 years ago
Gambling both online and offline is probably one of life’s greatest pleasures but it can also cause a lot of heartbreak for many gamblers who simply do not know how to go about making the most of this great pastime...
 Winds of Change
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 9 years ago
The WTO known as the World Trade Organization recently announced yet again that the Draconian US laws against online gambling are in fact breaking international trade agreements...
 The end to the South African lotto
Category: Casino, Comments (0) - 9 years ago
"Tata Ma Chance, Tata Ma Millions!" is the selling line for the South African Lotto, which in fact dishes out multi million grand prizes twice a week...
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