Specialist eSports fantasy league and online sportsbetting provider ESP Limited has announced that it has received a license from the Isle of Man’s Gambling Supervision Commission regulator to offer virtual-goods games. ESP Limited stated that the award is the first of its kind to be granted under revised rules that...
After successfully meeting all of Curacao’s eGaming requirements, the Breakout Gaming Group, located in San Jose, Costa Rica, has secured a gaming license to operate on the Dutch Caribbean island. The BreakoutGaming.com website, currently operated by the Group, will be covered by the newly obtained license and additional coverage is...
The Philippine Amusement and Gaming Corporation (PAGCOR) recently announced that it has extended invitations to external companies interested in tendering offers for the development of an intermediary platform for the gaming regulator’s Philippine Offshore Gaming Operator (POGO) licensees. Citing the Philippine regulator, Asia Gaming Brief reports that the system will...
Philippine Senator Richard Gordon announced during a recent senate hearing that he wishes to see a new regulator created for the regulation of online gaming in the Philippines. Gordon feels that a new regulator would be better equipped to oversee the booming industry by using new technology. The Philippine...
Amatic Industries GmbH, a leading manufacturer and supplier of premium gaming solutions, has been given the green light to market its range of online games from its Amanet division in Spain. Netherlands-based iGaming test institute NMi managed the extensive process that led to the approval of the gaming license, which...
Scott Tom, founder and co-owner of Costa Rica-based Absolute Poker, arrived in the U.S. from Barbados Thursday to face money laundering and UIGEA charges. Scott, a resident of Antigua, pleaded not guilty to the charges in federal court and was released on half a million dollar bond. Reports indicate that...
In India, the small northeastern state of Nagaland has begun licensing online gaming operators for the game of poker with the first license going to K365 Web Assets Private Limited and its domain at Khelo365.com. According to a report from Asia Gaming Brief, the licensing, which is a first for...
In the Philippines, online games developer PhilWeb Corporation will reportedly soon be given permission to re-open 131 e-Games-branded gaming parlors across the nation following a re-think by the Philippine Amusement And Gaming Corporation regulator and the administration of firebrand president Rodrigo Duterte. According to a report from CalvinAyre.com citing “reliable...
Passing by a vote of 54-8, the online poker bill, S 3898, was approved by the New York State Senate on Tuesday. Sponsored by Sen. John Bonacic, the bill, for the second consecutive year, seeks to legalize and regulate online poker within New York State borders on the grounds that...
PhilWeb Corp., the software provider to 268 eGames internet cafes in the Philippines, filed a report with the stock exchange there, published today noting that the Philippine Amusement and Gaming Corp (Pagcor) is “expediting the procurement process” for the company’s license. The letter from Pagcor Chairman and CEO, Andrea Domingo...