Interview to Lyubov Loginova, Chairman of the board of directors of Alsart
(Russia).- Before moving all gambling establishments to the special zones, operators plan to convert casinos in poker venues, considering that this activity has been recognized as a sport. According to this, News4Amuse granted an interview with Lyubov Loginova, Alsart’s Chairman of Board of Directors, about the trends and leaders of the business activity.
After purchasing a 51% stake on Sportsbet Party Limited
(Ireland / Australia).- Irish online gaming provider Paddy Power has entered the Australian market in a big way after agreeing to purchase a 51 % stake in one of the nation’s largest corporate bookmakers, Sportsbet Party Limited.
The show will take place in Moscow in June 9-11
(Russia).- The 18th edition of EELEX 2009, the international gambling, lottery and amusement exhibition, will gather producers, distributors and operators in sphere of amusement. Over 100 exhibitors will take part at the event from the Russian Federation and ten foreign countries, and over 10,000 visitors are expected.
Reaching 52 million euros
(Spain).- Leisure and gaming company Cirsa has increased its operational benefit a 9% in the first quarter 2009 with regards to the same period last year, reaching 52 million euros, with an operational income of 411 million euros.
If the Law of High Capacity Leisure centers is approved
(Spain).- Gran Scala promoters plan to start the development by the end of 2009. Everything depends on the parlamentary processing of the Law of High Capacity Leisure centers, promoted by the Aragon government in order to make the project viable.
By law, all gaming to cease July 1st, with the gambling zones still to be designed
(Russia).- The implementation of a ban for all gambling in Russia except at special zones is nearing, and Moscow officials say casinos will meet the closing deadline. Russian authorities assert the country's gambling industry will continue to close operations throughout Moscow.
In Zaragoza, Spain
(Spain).- Cirsa has just incorporated to its Bingo Gran Via six new gaming machines developed by the local firm Zitro. The company, leaded by Manuel Lao, currently has 57 venues in Spain.
Alsart’s Chairman Lyubov Loginova comments on the situation of gambling in Ukraine
(Ukraine).- News4Amuse has interviewed the Lyubov Loginova, Chairman of Board of directors of Alsart Group, one of the leading gambling operators in Ukraine, who made comments about the latest events in gambling industry in the country and how did the gambling prohibition affect the markets and the company.
The company informed that it has just installed 20 machines in different venues
(Spain).- The Spanish firm installed its bingo machines based in the Bluewave platform in several gambling venues in Zaragoza and Teruel. In this case, 20 bingo machines of the Bluewave platform will be installed in the venues located in: Santa Inés, Caribe, Leyva, Serrano, Pacífico and Atlantic from Zaragoza and in Salón Aragón, located in Alcañiz council.
(Spain).- Gran Madrid Group specified MEI Cashflow SC bill acceptor in its future purchases of machines, after a careful analysis in which there were considered the features of the products.