Two-day program includes seminars and round tables
(Russia).- During the 18th international gambling, lottery and amusement expo EELEX 2009 the Conference will be held regarding actual questions and transformation of gambling industry after July 1, 2009.
(Spain).- The Government of Aragon has approved the bill of the High-Capacity Leisure Center, that will regulate the installations of high-tourist impact, as the mega-project of leisure and gaming Gran Scala, that includes legal guarantees and the demand of a 6 million euros guarantee to the promoters of the project.
Dogan decided not to bid due to current market conditions
(Turkey / Italy).- Italian Lottomatica has announced the termination of its joint venture with Turkish Dogan Sirketler Grubu Holding. The two companies had entered into a memorandum of understanding on February 16th, 2009 forming the joint venture in order to participate in the tender for the privatization of the Turkish national lottery.
In order to prevent an increase in gambling addictions
(Sweden).- Sweden is considering plans that would limit its citizen’s access to foreign gambling sites in order to ensure the primacy of its own monopoly, Svenska Spel.
Next June 9-11
(Russia).- The full range of existing now slot machines in Russia will be presented at the 18th international gambling, lottery and amusement show EELEX 2009, the largest expo in Russia and take place in June 9-11, 2009.
In April 12th, it started offering four fixed betting points
(Spain).- Betbull bwin España, the Spanish joint venture company formed between Betbull Holding and bwin Interactive Entertainment, said that it will become the first company to offer live betting in a football stadium in Spain later this month, with the launch of fixed betting points under the firm's w1nners brand in Real Madrid's Santiago Bernabéu stadium.
(Spain).- The bill of high capacity leisure centres, created in response to the leisure and gambling complex Gran Scala that International Leasure Development (ILD) aims to install in Ontiñena (Huesca), will demand promoters to this kind of developments to have a share capital of 10 million euros and hand in a guarantee.
If country’s bookmakers don’t contribute more to the Horse and Greyhound Racing Fund
(Ireland).- Martin Cullen, Ireland’s Minister for arts, sport and tourism, said he will ban online sports betting if the country’s bookmakers don’t contribute more to the Horse and Greyhound Racing Fund, reports The Independent.
A complete roll-out of the full 10-game suite will be released over the coming months
(Ireland).- CryptoLogic Limited has signed a multi-year deal to provide at least 10 of its most popular online slot games to Gala Coral - a large UK-based gaming company that operates four of Europe's most popular online gaming sites.
With the launch of BingOlé
(Spain / Isle of Man).- Cashball Ltd, part of the Bonnier Media Group, launched on Tuesday 31 March BingOlé, a Spanish online bingo brand, on the NYX platform.