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Tag: Online Poker

Russia Considers Plans for Online Poker Regulation

Three government ministries in Russia will evaluate the possibility of legalizing online poker in the country.

Rational Group Applies for Online Casino License in Italy

Plans to expand the casino offering at Full Tilt Poker continue to move forward as the Rational Group has applied for a license to operate in Italy.

Philippe Ktorza On the Decline of France's Poker Industry: "We Shouldn't Rely On Politicians"

According to the French poker pro, the market needs a new regulation and also some significant changes from the operators' side.

bwin.party Denies Rumored Sale of Company

Bwin.party denies rumors that it is evaluating the possibility of selling part of the company.

Russian Student Turns $10 into $15,000 on Full Tilt Poker Jackpot Sit-and-Go Table

A Russian student was the first player to claim $15,000 in Full Tilt Poker's Jackpot Sit-and-Go tournaments.

Portugal to Fight Compulsive Gambling with Online Players Blacklist

Portugal is cracking down on Internet gambling operators to ensure that strict measures against compulsive gambling are being met.

Merging of Italian and Spanish Poker Markets is France's Best Solution

French poker pro Julien Ferey believes that merging the Italian, French and Spanish online poker markets could be the best solution for France.

Online Poker Traffic Surges at WSOP.com in Nevada

Traffic at WSOP.com in Nevada has surged since the 2014 World Series of Poker kicked off in May.

PokerStars Terminates Contract of Team Online Pro Dale 'Daleroxxu' Philip

PokerStars terminated its contract with Scotland's Dale "Daleroxxu" Philip, removing him from Team Online.

partypoker Adds Sit-and-Gos, Casino Games to iOS and Android Apps

On June 20, partypoker released a new update of its Android and iOS mobile apps adding new functionalities and improving the offer available on mobile devices.

Portugal Legalizes Online Poker

On Thursday, the Portuguese government approved a new bill that regulates online poker, online casino and sports betting.

Singaporean Officials Visit Paris to Study France's Gambling Legislation

An official delegation from Singapore met with ARJEL President Charles Coppolani to analyze France's online gambling legislation.

Norway Wants to Bring the Norwegian Poker Championship Back Home

Norway's Ministry of Culture recommends allowing national poker tournament, home games, and small tournaments inside the country.

PokerStars Receives Licenses to Offer Online Casino in Spain

PokerStars has secured two licenses to offer blackjack and roulette games in the Spanish market.

Portugal to Regulate Online Poker by July 10

New gambling legislation is ready to hit Portugal early in July.

Daniel Negreanu, Vanessa Selbst React to Amaya Gaming's Purchase of PokerStars

Team PokerStars Pro Daniel Negreanu and Vanessa Selbst offer their thoughts about the $4.9 billion sale of PokerStars to Amaya Gaming.

Inside Gaming: Amaya-PokerStars Blockbuster, New Jersey Decline, and MGM coming to Mass.

In this week's Inside Gaming, the Amaya-PokerStars deal has the industry scrambling to consider implications just as New Jersey's online numbers are down.

Amaya CEO on Acquisition of PokerStars: "It Will Transform the Entire Gaming Industry"

Amaya's acquisition of the Rational Group represents a "strong deal from a financial perspective" that will "transform the entire global gaming industry."

New Online Charity Marketplace Offers Real-Life Experiences with Poker Stars

How would you like start your day with a poker lesson from legendary Phil Hellmuth and then go clubbing with Antonio Esfandiari? Check out the new charity marketplace which offers both.

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