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PokerStars Exits Israel

PokerStars sites business risks as the reason to prohibit real-money gaming to Israeli customers.

MyBet Poker Closing at the End of the Month

Mybet Poker closes its online poker room on June 30 to focus on its casino and sports wagering verticals.

Online Gaming Booming in Spain Despite Continued Struggles from Online Poker

Despite online gaming revenues hitting record levels in Spain, online poker continues to struggle.

From Europe and Heading to Las Vegas for the WSOP? Check Your Passport

Heading to Las Vegas from Europe for the WSOP? You may not even get out of the country if you don't hold an e-passport.

An Inside Look at the Global Poker League, Part 2: Goals of the League

Alex Dreyfus gives PokerNews an inside look into the Global Poker League.

An Inside Look at the Global Poker League, Part 1: Aware of Needed Improvements

Alex Dreyfus gives PokerNews an inside look into the Global Poker League.

Unibet Records Record Growth Across All Verticals

Unibet Group plc, the owners of many online gaming brands including Unibet, Stan James, and iGame, reported record growth to its investors.

Study Shows eSports Revenues to Hit $463 Million in 2016

A study of the ever-growing eSports industry shows possibility for revenues to hit $463 million in 2016.

GPL Partners with Sina Sports to Expand Into China

The Global Poker League and Sina Games join forces, giving huge exposure to the GPL in China.

Everest Poker Shutting Down in France; To Be Merged With Betclic Poker

The Betclic Everest Group plans to consolidate into

Good News, Bad News for Portugal: Shared Liquidity Permitted, Shared Networks Prohibited

Portuguese gaming regulators plan to allow international liquidity, however, will prohibit business-to-business licenses.

bestbet Dir. of Poker Jesse Hollander Talks Florida Poker, Customer Service, and More

Jesse Hollander, Director of Poker Operations at both bestbet Orange Park and bestbet Jacksonville, talks about his poker background, philosophy, and more.

YouStake Acquires; David Tuchman Named Brand Ambassador

YouStake is making heads line again, this time for acquiring, a poker staking platform.

2016 Cash Game Festival at Aspers Casino Westfield Stratford City a Huge Success

The first ever Cash Game Festival in the United Kingdom was a huge success with players from around the world competing at low to high stakes for 120 straight hours over five days from March 30 to April 3 at the Aspers Casino Westfield Stratford... Becomes General Partner of Russian Poker Tour

888poker forms strategic partnership with the Russian Poker Tour (RPT), which hosts tournaments in different cities across Eastern Europe.

Taxation May Lead the Way To Online Poker Legislation in Russia

Due to the ongoing financial crisis in Russia, many industry analysts believe that online poker could become legalized and regulated in the country.

Learn What's in Store for Greg Raymer During 2016 and More About YouStake

Greg "Fossilman" Raymer explains in a PokerNews-exclusive interview about what he has been up to, his plans during the WSOP, and to learn a bit more about YouStake.