Monthly Archives: June 2008

France nearer to controlled opening of online poker and betting markets

French Budget Minister Eric Woerth laid out the guidelines under which France would move towards a controlled opening of its online poker, online betting and gaming markets last Friday, after meeting with European Commissioner for internal market and services Charlie … Continue reading

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World gambling revenue to top $155B in 2012

Forecast: Global gambling revenue to top $155 billion in 2012 with Asia growing fastest region LAS VEGAS (AP) — Global gambling revenue is estimated to pass $155 billion in 2012 after growing at an annually compounded rate of 6.5 percent … Continue reading

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Bingo habit blamed for grandma’s drug running

61-year-old faces up to 12 years in jail after 214 lbs. of pot found in her car SIERRA VISTA, Ariz. – A grandmother found with a trunkful of marijuana was convicted of drug running in what prosecutors said was an … Continue reading

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Online gambling in Germany on the rise

A recent study by Berlin-based research group Forsa has found that gambling online is becoming increasingly popular in Europe particularly in Germany. The research found that around 2.2 million Germans gamble online on a regular basis, reports Online-Casinos. Approximately one-fifth … Continue reading

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Online Gambling In The UK

Thank goodness for the UK! During a time when many countries are taking away their citizen’s ability to game online the United Kingdom is making it easier. The United Kingdom revised its gambling law from 1968 and now it is … Continue reading

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