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Bookmakers under pressure to share their revenue from football with the sport

International news brief: Governing bodies in Europe are pressing for legislation that would allow sports leagues to sell gambling "rights" to bookmakers.

England: White Christmas betting goes into 'overdrive' as temperatures plummet

International news brief: The increasing prospect of a white Christmas forced bookmakers to slash their odds today after interest in the customary festive bet went into 'overdrive'.

UK, Malta dig in heels over EU gaming initiative

International news brief: Britain and Malta have teamed up to head off moves by EU president France to forge a bloc-wide policy for regulating the multi-billion euro gambling industry.

Over 1,000 casinos shut in Moscow under new law

International news brief: More than 1,000 casinos have been closed down in Moscow in the past 18 months under a law passed last year to move gambling from large cities to far-flung regions.

Isle of Man: Gambling Bill plans are unveiled

International news brief: The Treasury has outlined proposals for the Gambling Supervision Bill 2008.

NHS gambling rehab opens in Soho

International news brief: The first NHS clinic to treat gamblers through therapy and financial advice has been opened in Soho in the West End of London.

Online gambling to remain tax-free in Ireland

News brief: The Irish government says it needs more time to study the online gaming industry and has no immediate plans to tax it.

Job fears as Huddersfield's new casino closes doors

International news brief: The town's newest casino, Casino Red on Northumberland Street, has closed its doors.

European Poker Tour to return to Deauville

After a two-year hiatus, the PokerStars sponsored tour will return to the French town in January.

João Barbosa wins PokerStars EPT Polish Open

Barbosa celebrates his 26th birthday by becoming the first Portguese player to win an EPT title.

WSOP champ Eastgate can't escape the taxman

International news brief: The Danish champ is subject to some of the strictest tax laws in the world and will lose a significant portion of his $9.1 million first prize.

Isle of Man and NYX Interactive reach agreement

NYX Interactive has been given a gaming sub-license which will enable the gaming supplier to streamline operation set-ups.

Jan Sorenen wins grand final of Master Classics of Poker

He defeats Gustav Ekerot heads-up in one of the Europe's biggest poker tournaments.

Pros gear up for Belgium Poker Championship

Many well known pros have signed up for the €1,500 buy-in, five-day televised main event.

Back from London and Stockholm…minus an umbrella, phone (not mine, thank god) and 20 years off my life.

Wow is all I can say. Casinomeister, can you turn 50 again please? Amazing birthday party, great GPWA conference, ridiculous dinner with, crazy times at Mahiki, even more adventures in Scandinavia (part 3), and roughly 10 hours of sleep. Total.

Middlesbrough casino plans in motion

International news brief: The cards have started to be dealt in the process to bring a large casino to Middlesbrough.

On-portal betting to push mobile gambling wagers to $27.5 billion by 2013

A sea-change in operator attitudes towards mobile gambling services is a key factor expected to push total annual wagers to more than $27.5bn by 2013.

Caribbean gambling sites allowed to advertise in UK

International news brief: Gambling sites in Antigua and Barbuda will be allowed to advertise after it strengthened the regulation of the industry.

England: Bets are off as Barnet gambling centre is rejected

International news brief: Agora Gaming application denied on the grounds it could discourage future retailers and increase crime.

Wayne Rooney loses £65,000 in two hours gambling

International news brief: Footballer Wayne Rooney lost an astonishing £65,000 in just two hours after hitting a casino at four in the morning.

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