The leading casinos of Las Vegas, London, Riga, Minsk and others to be present
(Ukraine).- At forum EELEX iGaming, which will be held next September 10-11 in Kiev, Ukraine, theme of gambling tours (junket) will be covered.
The regional government adapts the games of chance norm to the rest of Spain
(Spain).- Madrid Council has approved the Rules of Recreational and Games of Chance Machines, after studying and including the recommendations made by the Consultative Council and the Consumption Council of the region.
The brand new VLT features 8 new games full of special features
Slovakia (Slovak Republic)
(Slovakia).- Few weeks after Tom Horn Enterprise presented IVTGP II, gaming platform for video lottery terminals at Computex, newest version of IVTGP II Video Lottery Terminal “Magic Planet” got launched in Europe, Czech Republic in cooperation with Helvet Technology Ltd. It is a newly established Czech company with the ambission to produce the best VLT system focusing on markets of Central and Eastern Europe.
William Hill and Bet Bull/bwin are rumored to have started negotiations
(Spain).- The Spanish online gambling market is a big earner, with over us$ 50 million bets annually. Over the past two years, the government has been considering ways to comply with EU regulations for their online gambling industry. Now, it is looking to set up a framework for licensing and regulating sites.
After recent implementation of Russian casino ban
(Russia).- Kyrgyzstan is considering building a gambling zone near the large mountain lake of Issyk Kul, the central Asian country's ambassador to Russia informed. Russian casino operators will be able to move their establishments to Kyrgyzstan following the closure of gambling centers across Russia.
The firm has acquired SportingBet Italia in May of 2006
(Italy).- Online sportsbetting and gaming group SportingBet has announced the sale of its licensed Italian operation SportingBet Italia to a local management team for a “nominal consideration”.
The company achieved EBITDA of 430.6 million euros for the first half of 2009
(Italy).- Italian Lottomatica S.p.A has reported first half revenues of 1.1 billion euros, an 18.4% increase year-on-year, following strong growth in its sports betting, gaming solutions and interactive business segments, particularly in its home market of Italy.
It is the largest casino in the Spanish market
(Spain).- Novomatic Gaming Spain, the Spanish subsidiary of Austrian Gaming Industries (AGI), has delivered and implemented a third electronic Roulette system at Casino Barcelona.
Starting August 18th in Kiev, Ukraine
(Ukraine).- The European Poker Tour, one the most prestigious poker circuit, will use Fournier cards for its sisth season, which starts August 18th in Kiev, Ukraine.
The Italian government is completely behind online gaming
(Italy).- While many countries such as Russia and the US are fighting for their rights to participate in online gabling, other countries seem to be doing just fine in this area. It was recently announced that Spain was entering into the world of online gaming, and now today it looks like Italy may be also.