News Page 579

Nambling Notes - Dec. 20, 2007
20 December 2007
Betfred launches a new deposit option with Citadel, poker is once again a game of chance in Denmark and more.»
Q & A: Javaid Aziz
20 December 2007
In the I-gaming space, London-listed software provider CryptoLogic has made one of the largest footprints in the tricky Asian market, making two major deals in the region this year alone. IGN spoke with CryptoLogic Chief Executive Javaid Aziz, who shared a little bit of his company's approach to establishing a presence in a market powered by its enormous -- and growing -- population.»
US Attorney Settles Gambling Ad Case
19 December 2007
The U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Missouri today settled with Microsoft, Google and Yahoo for a total of $31.5 million over the promotion of Illegal Internet gambling. The case dates to a 2003 investigation.»
Microsoft, Yahoo, Google Pay $31.5 Million to US DOJ
19 December 2007
High-profile Internet giants Microsoft, Yahoo and Google have forked over a combined $31.5 million in a settlement with the U.S. Justice Department over allegations the three promoted illegal Internet gambling.»
Nambling Notes - Dec. 19, 2007
19 December 2007
Inspired loses 10 percent of its share value on AIM, U.S. Attorney Catherine Hanaway admits online gambling is still alive in the United States and more.»
Betting Odds & Ends - January
18 December 2007
IGN's monthly review of news from the sports and race betting industries.»
Nambling Notes - Dec. 18, 2007
18 December 2007
European and American papers take aim at the EU-U.S. WTO settlement, NetEnt inks a deal with an Eastern European mystery licensee and more.»
A Closer Look at the EU-US WTO Settlement
18 December 2007
Compensation talks between the United States and the European Union ended on Saturday at the World Trade Organization with an agreement to open new trade sectors, none of which would directly benefit the Internet gambling industry.»
The Top 10s
17 December 2007
Hitwise's Top 10 "Entertainment -- Gambling" sites for the week ending December 15.

The No. 1 sites:
Australia: TAB Racing
Hong Kong: Hong Kong Jockey Club - Bets
Singapore: Singapore Pools
United Kingdom: The National Lottery
United States: Blingo
View the complete lists.»

EU, US Reach WTO Settlement
17 December 2007
The United States today agreed to compensate the European Union, Japan and Canada for closing its borders to Internet gambling.»
Market Briefs - Dec. 10-14, 2007
17 December 2007
IGN's weekly roundup of financial news in the I-gaming industry.»
Nambling Notes - Dec. 17, 2007
17 December 2007
The U.K. Tote returns to the selling block, 888 says fourth-quarter trading is in line with management expectations and more.»
Weekly Nambling Notes
15 December 2007
A roundup of news briefs from the week of Dec. 10-14, 2007.»
Antigua, US WTO Ruling Delayed Again
14 December 2007
The decision by the World Trade Organization's arbitration panel in the Internet gambling trade dispute between the United States and Antigua and Barbuda has been delayed yet again.»
Party Lands Licensing Agreement with Hollywood's Paramount
14 December 2007
London-listed operator PartyGaming has entered into an agreement with the digital entertainment arm of Hollywood's Paramount Pictures to create a suite of film-themed slots.»
Mendel on WTO Ruling: 'It's a High-Anxiety Time'
14 December 2007
The World Trade Organization arbitration panel is expected to deliver its decision in the Internet gambling trade dispute between the United States and Antigua and Barbuda by next week.»
Nambling Notes - Dec. 14, 2007
14 December 2007
GigaMedia inks its second deal of the week, news emerges regarding the tragic murder of former CWC Chief Exec Adam Anhang and more.»
Comments End, Questions Linger
14 December 2007
Wednesday ended the public comment period for the proposed Unlawful Internet Gambling Enforcement Act regulations.»
White-Label Year Continues for 888
13 December 2007
In a white-label deal announced today, online operator 888 has agreed to supply Europe-facing Kamay Holdings with online casino and poker products.»
Nambling Notes - Dec. 13, 2007
13 December 2007
Rank shares continue to shed pence, Jaxx continues to grow its presence in the United Kingdom and more.»
bwin e.K.'s East German License Valid, Court Rules
13 December 2007
bwin's Germany facing-subsidiary, bwin e.K., can continue to operate in former East Germany with minor restrictions, according to a ruling handed down by a court in the German state of Saxony.»
Canada: Good News for Offshore Operators?
13 December 2007
A change in the Canadian Criminal Code could be a breakthrough for the Internet gambling industry.»
Casino Watch - January
12 December 2007
A monthly review of news from the land-based, online casino and poker industries.»
Nambling Notes - Dec. 12, 2007
12 December 2007
Trobles continue for Rank, 888 gets responsible and more.»
Crypto Finalizes $6.1 Million Mikoishi Dea
11 December 2007
CryptoLogic continues to be one of the industry's most aggressive Asian acquisitors, having this morning finalized a deal for a significant minority stake in a Singapore-based game development and design company.»