Visit Casino City's Internet Directory
Casino City Home World Gambling Europe Gambling
Europe News
Casino City Home
World Gambling
Europe Gambling

Europe News - Page 122

« Previous   Next »
UK City Approves Casino Deal

International News Brief: The future of Torbay's tourism received a boost yesterday after councillors backed the industry in a vote for a new £10 million casino complex.

Mafia Costs Betting Companies Millions

International News Brief: Crime syndicates have cost betting companies millions of pounds in a series of internet sabotage attacks, it was revealed today.

UK Betting Exchange Investigation Launched

International News Brief: An investigation into betting exchanges, whose emergence in recent years has been blamed for a rise in suspicious betting patterns in horseracing and prompted allegations of race fixing, is to be launched.

Hendon Mob Competes in British Open

The Hendon Mob will challenge the world’s very best poker players in The British Open, at the Grosvenor in Victoria, London.

UK Bookmakers Welcome Tax Review

International News Brief: Chancellor Gordon Brown’s announcement of a review into the tax treatment of Internet betting exchanges and their clients was welcomed by traditional bookmakers today.

Bookies Prepared for Hackers

International News Brief: William Hill and Coral admitted they are preparing for a new wave of hacker attacks.

Champion Cheltenham Win for Eustace

International News Brief: Irish trained Hardy Eustace caused a major upset by holding off Rooster Booster to win the Champion Hurdle at Cheltenham.

Poker Moves to UK Mainstream

International News Brief: Online poker is now the fastest growing form of internet gambling in Britain, while television shows such as the World Poker Tour have been winning huge audiences and attracting tens of thousands of new players to the game.

Centerparcs Eyes Casino Move

International News Brief: Holiday village operator CenterParcs UK has joined the throng of companies interested in cashing in on moves to deregulate the gaming industry.

Casino Firms Said to Eye New U.K. Deals

Officials in the British city of Liverpool are in talks with Las Vegas casino resort operator MGM MIRAGE and with Las Vegas Sands, which owns The Venetian hotel-casino in Las Vegas, about developing a resort there, the Daily Post newspaper in Britain reported.

Skeptics Speak Out Against Blackpool Casino Resort

International News Brief: Leisure Parcs’ idea for a resort hotel-cum-megacasino in Blackpool has it’s share of skeptics who have a hard time envisioning the proposed gambling operation.

UK Casinos May be Forced Onshore

International News Brief: The UK Government may end up using strong-arm tactics against casinos to force them to move onshore.

Jair du Cochet Put Down

International News Brief: Jair du Cochet, a leading contender for the Cheltenham Gold Cup, has had to be put down after breaking a leg.

Fox Tumble to Face Probe

International News Brief: The Jockey Club is to launch an investigation into the controversial race at Fontwell on Monday.

Bookies Suspend Mars Bets

International News Brief: Bookmakers are suspending betting on odds on life existing on Mars.

New Gambling Channel Debuts

International News Brief: Sky's new gambling channel 'Sky Vegas Live' will launch tomorrow at 6pm.

U.S. Casino Giants Fine with British Rules

American casino company representatives hoping to do business in the United Kingdom say they are satisfied with the tax rates under discussion and are pushing ahead with casino development plans.

Report: UK Pubs, Bingo, Arcades Threatened

International News Brief: Many pubs, bingo halls and amusement arcades could close as a result of a shake-up of gambling laws, according to a report published today.

UK Official Seeks Consensus

International News Brief: The UK culture secretary is moving towards a consensus with peers and MPs over the need to provide stronger protection of vulnerable groups when the government publishes its bill to relax the laws on gambling.

Compulsive Gambler Wins Lawsuit

International News Brief: A compulsive gambler who lost his business and tried to commit suicide after running up huge debts at Casino Austria casino has won a lawsuit against the casino.

About us | Editorial Staff | Feedback | Advertising
CASINO CITY NETWORK: Online Casino City | Casino City Times | Poker Zone | RGT Online | Casino City Press | Gaming Directory | iGaming News