A total of eight games
(Ireland).- CryptoLogic announced an expansion of its relationship with 888 Holdings, that will bring five new games to some of the world's most popular Internet gaming sites.
This week, in Madrid
(Spain).- Recreativos Franco organizes a two-day conference about the prospects that are offered by the new Regulation on Gaming Machines in Madrid, which will be held on July 15th-16th, at “La Masia de José Luis” in Madrid, Spain.
During the Gaming Executive Summit 2009
(Spain).- The event is an exclusive annual summit that gathers more than 200 top-level directors of the gaming industry, which debate on the future of the sector. Codere has an active participation through Fernando Ors, Director of Business Development of the Spanish firm.
Like Montenegro, Croatia, Serbia and other countries
(Russia).- Russian casino operators closed this month by the government are saying they will look to European areas to relocate their casino businesses, rather than move to the designated zones being set up by the Russian government.
The board hopes the country to be a profitable regulated online gaming market
(Italy).- Intralot announced the launch of its Italian poker site. Following the receipt of certification from the Italian regulator, AAMS, the Intralot poker service is now being rolled out and will join the group’s Italian poker network.
It will include a casino
(Romania).- Leisure Dome Bucharest, the world’s largest indoor multi-purpose complex to cover 400,000 square metres, will be built in Romania in the Snagov area, manager of the Dutch developer Axion Leisure Development George Barbulescu reports.
The ban does not apply to lotteries, bookmakers and poker clubs
(Russia).- A week after gambling was banned in Moscow, viewership for televised poker shows is climbing, a London casino is offering to send private jets for big-spending gamblers and gambling addicts are calling a hotline to complain that they can still find places to bet.
Betboo has over 3,000 active monthly customers
(Luxembourg / Netherlands Antilles).- Gaming VC Holdings S.A., a leading European online gaming company, announced that it has acquired the business and assets of betboo.com, owned by Intera NV, for an initial consideration of us$ 4 million in cash plus a three-year earn out.
The field test showed great appreciation from the players
(Italy).- ELAUT announced to have obtained the approval for its “Classic Roulette” for the Italian market. AAMS, the Italian gaming body, has confirmed the approval for its latest development under the Comma6a rules.
It set a record of sales with regards to 2007, of 305 million euros
(Spain).- While the online commerce sector in general decreased and so did the betting business and tradicional draws, the online gaming collection grew each semestre of last year with regards to the previous one, setting a new record of sales of the exercise with compared to 2007, of 305 million euros.