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  • 18 November 2006

    WagerShare Returns To The 'Private Ownership' Fold

    7 November 2006 Fairground Gaming Holdings plc (“Fairground Gaming” or the “Company”) proposed DISPOSAL of The spin palace group, PROPOSED CESSATION of trading on aim AND PROPOSED MEMBERS’ VOLUNTARY WINDING-UP Following the termination by the Company and its subsidiaries of participation by US-based customers in its casino and poker activities, the Board of Fairground Gaming (“Board”) has focused on finding ways of maximising shareholder value and in

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  • 18 November 2006

    PlayShare PLC acquires Grand Gaming Group

    Opportunity: noun, plural – ties 1. an appropriate or favourable time or occasion 2. a situation or condition favorable for attainment of a goal 3. a good position, chance, or prospect, as for advancement or success On the 1st of November, 2006, PlayShare PLC acquired the Grand Gaming Group, which comprises Grand Monaco Casino and the G3 Partner affiliate program.

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  • 17 November 2006

    Pantasia Online Casino Review

    We’ve added a review for a brand-new online casino from Rival Gaming. The new online casino is called Pantasia Casino. All new depositing players at Pantasia Online Casino qualify for a $777 welcome deposit bonus.

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  • 17 November 2006

    AFFILIATE SERIES OF POKER INTRODUCED AT CAP EURO!

    14-11-06 November 14, 2006 (London, UK) – The rumours were true! Coinciding with CAP Euro (www.capeuro.com) is the first ever Affiliate Series of Poker (www.asop.com), an event that at long last will find the best poker playing affiliate out there and the great thing is it costs you absolutely nothing.

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  • 17 November 2006

    GameAccount Announces Closure of US-facing Skill Gaming

    iGAMINB BUSINESS 17-11-06 November 17, 2006 (London, UK) – GameAccount (www.gameaccount.com), the world’s largest provider of person-to-person (P2P) skill games, and winner of the 2006 eGaming Review Award for Innovation, confirms that it has complied with both the letter and spirit of the Unlawful Internet Gaming Enforcement Act 2006 (UIGEA) signed into law on 13 October 2006.

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  • 16 November 2006

    32RED INTRODUCES BETDIRECT CASINO

    I am extremely pleased to announce the addition of a new online casino brand to the award-winning 32Red Affiliates programme. Introducing BetDirect Casino – part of the group of BetDirect brands which includes fellow 32Red Affiliate stablemate, BetDirect Poker. BetDirect Casino is now powered by the world’s leading online gaming software developer, Microgaming, meaning over 200 of the best online casino games available.

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  • 16 November 2006

    CASINO EXECUTIVES SPEAK OUT ON INTERNET GAMBLING BAN

    YAHOO NEWS By RYAN NAKASHIMA, Associated Press Writer Thu Nov 16, 12:37 AM ET LAS VEGAS – Casino executives and a poker lobby group said that they hope a change in power brought by the midterm elections will help them overturn an Internet gambling ban rushed through Congress while Republicans were still in control. MGM Mirage Inc. chief executive Terry Lanni said Wednesday that the measure is “ridiculous” because it was signed into law Oct.

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  • 16 November 2006

    30 CHARGED IN NEW YORK WITH OPERATING AN ILLEGAL ONLINE GAMBLING OPERATION / ONLINE BOOKMAKING

    PC WORLD Grant Gross, IDG News Service 16/11/2006 06:48:17 Twenty-seven people and three corporations face charges related to operating an illegal online gambling operation in indictments announced Wednesday by the Queens District Attorney’s Office and the New York City Police Department. The defendants operated a “highly sophisticated” gambling operation that booked more than US$3.3 billion in wagers over 28 months, the law enforcement authorities said.

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  • 16 November 2006

    GAMBLING SITE WEB REQUESTS UP IN SPITE OF US LEGISLATOIN

    BUSINESS WIRE LONDON & SAN MATEO, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–ScanSafe, the leading global provider of Web Security-as-a-Service, today released its latest Global Threat Report on Web and instant messaging (IM), spyware and Web viruses. Among the report’s key findings, the company saw a 40 percent increase in U.S.

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  • 16 November 2006

    TECH ADVANCES AND INTERNATIONAL EXPANSION HERALDED AT G2E

    November 16, 2006 08:49 AM Eastern Time BUSINESS WIRE Panelists Reaffirm Their Commitment to Responsible Gaming Global Gaming Expo 2006 LAS VEGAS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Technological advancements and the international expansion of gaming dominated the discussion at Wednesday’s G2E keynote panel as international industry leaders gave their insights on what will define the next generation of global gaming. Moderated by American Gaming Association (AGA) President and CEO Frank J.

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