News Page 722

Betfair, ABA Voice Opposing Views to DCITA
9 May 2003
Betfair.com and officials with the Australian Bookmakers Association haven't exactly seen eye to eye on betting exchanges.»
Denmark Seeks to Invoke Australia's 'Good Neighbor' Clause
8 May 2003
The government of Denmark is asking Australia to disallow the latter country's online gambling companies from offering Internet gambling services to Danes.»
Australian Casinos: 'Regulation Is the Answer'
8 May 2003
For the Australian Casino Association, there is a simple solution to the review of Australia's Internet Gambling Act: regulation.»
Sporting Odds and Ends – May 2003
8 May 2003
News on the latest developments, trends and issues facing the sports betting industry.»
Nambling Notes - May 8, 2003
8 May 2003
In today's Nambling Notes: Malta looks forward to business from U.S. companies and more.»
Nambling Notes - May 7, 2003
7 May 2003
In today's Nambling Notes - Coral Eurobet gives Connextra a try and more.»
PBL Closes Crown Online Casino
7 May 2003
Sydney-based Publishing and Broadcasting Ltd. said today that it ceased its online gambling operation, CrownGames.com, as of Monday.»
Nambling Notes - May 6, 2003
6 May 2003
In today's Nambling Notes: William Bennett comments on his gambling and more.»
House Subcommittee Moves Leach Bil
6 May 2003
The U.S. House Crime Subcommittee today put its stamp of approval on HR 21, the Internet gambling bill proposed by Rep. James Leach, R-Iowa.»
Financial Institutions Oppose I-Gaming Transaction Ban in Australia
6 May 2003
MasterCard International and banking industry groups are lobbying to prevent Australia's government from broadening the Interactive Gambling Act to include laws making it mandatory for banks and credit card companies to block card use for illegal online gaming transactions.»
Amid Uncertainty in US, Crypto Performs Well in Q1
5 May 2003
In the first quarter of its fiscal year, CryptoLogic Inc. has already accomplished several of its yearlong goals, although the company is still keeping a wary eye on the U.S. legislative I-gaming agenda, company executives said during an April 30 conference call.»
Nambling Notes - May 5, 2003
5 May 2003
In today's Nambling Notes: The U.S. House Subcommittee on Crime schedules a vote on Leach's I-gaming bill and more.»
Market Briefs (April 28 - May 2, 2003)
5 May 2003
Several dozen publicly held interactive gaming companies are reporting, acquiring, floating, spinning off, merging, de-listing, rising and falling in stock markets all over the world. Every Monday IGN wraps the financial happenings of the Net betting biz from the previous week into a nifty little package just for you.»
DCITA Studies I-Gaming Submissions
5 May 2003
Interested parties from all over the world have responded to the Australian federal government's call for submissions to review the Interactive Gambling Act.»
The Survey Says. . . Americans Want Regulation
2 May 2003
Opponents of the I-gaming prohibition movement are hoping the results of a recent survey will give them ammunition in their efforts to convince the U.S. Congress to regulate their industry.»
Nambling Notes - May 2, 2003
2 May 2003
In today's Nambling Notes: More staffing shakeup at CryptoLogic.»
Weekly Nambling Notes
2 May 2003
A review of news briefs for the week of April 28 -May 2.»
'Derby Day' Looks Promising
2 May 2003
The Kentucky Derby, unquestionably the most hyped event in U.S. horse racing, has become a major payday for companies operating online race wagering services.»
Island Lottery Allowed to Offer I-Gaming Services to Finns
1 May 2003
A Finnish Court of Appeals recently ruled that the Aland Islands online gaming Alands Penningautomatforening, or PAF, operation could continue to offer its services to Finnish customers.»
Sportingbet on the Block?
1 May 2003
Rumors are swirling about the future of Sportingbet.com after the company put out a required share-price announcement to the Alternative Investment Market of the London Stock Exchange.»
GIGSE Update - May 1
1 May 2003
It's happening! With time of the essence, the Global Interactive Gaming Summit and Expo has been rescheduled for June 17-19 at the Palais des Congres in Montreal.»
Nambling Notes - May 1, 2003
1 May 2003
In today's Nambling Notes: The Crime Subcommittee will mark-up Leach's I-gaming bill next week and much more.»
Editorial: The Truth about the Leach Bil
30 April 2003
Why does everyone seem to be painting the Leach bill as prohibitionist?»
Betfair.com to Continue Taking Bets in Australia
30 April 2003
Betfair.com, the world's largest person-to-person betting exchange, is ready and willing to fight for its commercial right to do business in Australia, despite some harsh words and heavy threats from regulators and industry insiders Down Under.»
Nambling Notes - April 30, 2003
30 April 2003
In today's Nambling Notes - More on yesterday's hearing on Internet gambling.»