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Tag: Online Casino

12 Gaming Companies Have Applied for Spanish Gaming Licenses

Twelve gaming companies, including Eurobet, have applied for Spanish gaming licenses.

Daniel Negreanu on Poker and Gambling: "I Don't Want To Be a Hypocrite"

"I am not a believer in restrictions, regulations and stuff. If people want to play craps online for money, if that’s what they choose to do, I am OK with that." -- Daniel Negreanu

Betfair Poker Ends Operations in New Jersey

Betfair officially closed its New Jersey poker room on Dec. 1 after failing to penetrate the market. What does this mean for NJ online poker?

Op-Ed: Here's Why Victoria Coren Mitchell Should Be Applauded

PokerNews contributor Mark Bonington shares his views on Victoria Coren Mitchell's recent decision to leave PokerStars over the introduction of casino games.

Daniel Negreanu Discusses His Reasons for Sticking with PokerStars

Daniel Negreanu discusses his reasons for sticking with PokerStars after the site's announcement of introducing online casino games and an online sportsbook.

Vicky Coren-Mitchell Leaves Team PokerStars Pro Over Introduction of Casino Games

Vicky Coren-Mitchell, the first player to ever win two EPT titles, has parted ways with Team PokerStars Pros after the introduction of online casino games.

PokerStars Announces Global Launch of Sports Betting and Casino Games

PokerStars announces global launch of sports betting and casino games.

PokerStars Announces Casino Games and Sports Betting in Italy

PokerStars.it Country Manager Marco Trucco announces the imminent launch of casino games, slots, and a new sports-betting product.

New VAT Laws Could Cost Online Gaming Companies Tens of Millions

Online gaming operators will be subject to tens of millions of dollars per year in value-add tax (VAT) starting in 2015 as the European Union (EU) implements changes related to the tax on electronic services.

Online Gaming Revenues Increase by 19 Percent in Spain

Online gross gaming revenues increase to €62 million ($77.5 million) in the third quarter of 2014.

Full Tilt Unveils New "Cinematic" Ads Strategy

With two video clips named "The Bluff" and "The Call," Full Tilt completed the process started with the decision to not renew Gus Hansen and Viktor Blom's sponsorship contracts and embrace an all-new promotional strategy.

UK & Ireland PokerNews Round Up: Live Tournaments Galore

The UK & Ireland PokerNews Round-up takes a look at the biggest and most popular stories from the past seven days.

Amaya CEO Baazov "Very Pleased" with Performance of PokerStars and Full Tilt in 2014

Amaya Gaming CEO David Baazov says he's "very pleased with the performance of PokerStars and Full Tilt in 2014." Read the full report from the first half of the year.

Belgium Announces Plans to Open Two New Casinos

Belgium has announced plans to allow two new land-based casinos, increasing the number in the country from nine to 11.

Singapore Parliament Votes to Prohibit Online Gambling

Singapore's Parliament passed the Remote Gambling Bill on its second reading, potentially resulting in a complete prohibition of real-money online poker.

PokerStars Announces First-Ever European Poker Tour Festival in Malta

The first-ever Malta Poker Festival will run from March 18-28, 2015, and will include the GPI European Poker Awards.

Authorities Suspend Four Casino Gaming Licenses in Mexico City

Mexico's Interior Ministry has suspended the gaming licenses of four casinos in Mexico City.

Voting is Now Open for the 2014 British Poker Awards

The voting is now open for the 2014 British Poker Awards. Cast your vote before it's too late!

PokerStars Launches Online Casino Games in Spain

PokerStars has officially added casino games to its platform to "provide a safe, trusted and convenient way for them to be entertained."

Report: Full Tilt Poker No Longer Entering Italian Market

Amaya Gaming has decided not to bring Full Tilt Poker into Italy's online gambling market.

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