iGaming News - October 21st
Online Roulette Declared Illegal
Less than 1 year after the game
was launched, Hamburg Spielbank's live Roulette game has been ruled illegal
Oslo, Norway Yahoo/Reuters
& Dow Jones
Caribbean Posts Bleak Outlook
Caribbean Passengers Still Booking Late
Israel Israel National
Wants a Private Casino in Eilat
Sweden Boss Media
Press Release - 24th October
Media sells its well-known gaming portal Casino.com
Casino Lugano is being investigated
by the Federal Gambling Board over allegations of money lending on the
premises and renting offices to junketeers.
De Bund & Neue Zürcher Zeitung
Lugano muss mit Strafuntersuchung rechnen
Lugano unter Beschuss
Sweden Online Casino
sold for $5.5 million
was owned by Boss Media and for a number of years has been used as a gambling
portal advertising casinos using the company's software.
Hamburg Online Casino
find legal loop-hole to close German Casino
Spielbank Hamburg will have to close
it's pioneering live Internet Roulette game after officials have ruled
the game is unlawful.
Vienna, Austria Der
Arzt knackte in Wien "Mega Austria Jackpot"
Cyprus & Israel
for Israelis gamblers heading for casinos in the north
According to the report there are
28 casinos in the Turkish controlled Northern Cyprus.
Baden Baden, Germany
können Casino-Verluste zurückfordern
The headline from Germany translates
- Addicted gamblers can reclaim losses!
Vereinigung reicht Strafanzeigen wegen Wuchers ein
Italian authorities have brought
charges against 7 Money lenders charging interest of 10% per day in Casino
expels 30 Israelis headed for casino in north
casinos hit the jackpot
Swiss authorities are set to introduce
a sliding scale of taxes with Class A casinos paying 40% and the smaller
Class B 20 to 30%.
Ireland & Las Vegas
Belfast Telegraph - 10th October
$750m irish casino in las vegas
biggest poker tournament in Holland Casino
Austria & Hungary
will im Osten weiter wachsen
Novomatic has plans for expansion
in Eastern Europe including operations in Hungary & the Czech Republic.
Last year the group which has 2,400 employees world-wide including 1,000
in Austria had a turnover of €280 million.
Asturias, Spain El
Principado no ha recibido proyectos para el casino a 10 días del
final del concurso
Israel Ha'aretz Daily
aides try to obtain report on illegal gambling
Austria & Las Vegas
gegen Casinos Austria - US-Unternehmen behauptet, Kartenmischer sei abgekupfert
Israel & Austria
bank linked to Sharon loan has Jericho casino stake
More details on the ownership of
the Jericho casino and plans for Casino Cancun now anchored off Eilat and
awaiting permission to open.
Source: Österreich Journal
Austria in Griechenland - Beteiligung am größten europäischen
Casinos Austria's €100 million
investment in the Israeli owned Casino Loutraki. The company owns or has
management contracts for 71 casinos in 16 countries.
Source: Der Standard
Austria investieren in Griechenland
Tirol, Austria Source:
ne va plus für das Card-Casino
Arizona & Lübbecke, Germany
Proudly Celebrates 10 Years of Success at G2E
Bad Homburg, Germany
Source: Frankfurter Neue Presse
Gäste bei der Playboy-Night
5 new Playboy slots from Bally Gaming
have been installed at the Bad Homburg Spielbank.
Valencia, Spain Source:
The Guardian & CBS Sports/AP
star held over casino scam
Olympic gymnast arrested in casino fraud case
Source: Voraralberg Online
Besucher, aber höherer Einspielertrag
- Casino Kleinwalsertal
Source: Hamburger Abendblatt
- Nichts geht mehr
- Warum die Deutschen immer weniger Geld in die Casinos tragen.
Spielbank Hittfeld south of Hamburg
is the latest German casino to remove table games and replace them with
slots. 85 staff will be made redundant.
Source: Der Standard
Fünf Jahre für süchtigen Spieler
Source: Radio Netherlands & Het Parool
laundering reported in Dutch casinos
Casino drijft op zwart geld
zag witwassen zelf ook
Government owned monopoly Holland
Casino is facing accusations in the newspaper Het Parool and Nova television
programme that between €10 and 20 million of black money is laundered
anually by criminals through their Amsterdam casino. Holland Casino operates
12 casinos in the Netherlands.
Source: Business World &Yahoo UK/Electronic News
Power may offer online casino
Power to launch e-casino
2nd & 3rd
Source: Ananova.com & The Guardian
tycoon Nadir says he will return
that shook UK fugitives in Cypriot haven
Source: Hugin Online
And Columbia Exchange Systems Ltd. Form Joint Venture To Enter Betting
Source: Ha'aretz Online
Bottom Line / Soncino Casino R.I.P.
A look at the efforts of the Finance
Ministary and Police in closing down 60 illegal casinos in Tel Aviv.