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- Antigua PM Gaston Browne uses United Nations address to urge US to honor WTO rules
September 22, 2017
On Thursday, Antigua and Barbuda Prime Minister Gaston Browne addressed the United Nations General Assembly, reiterating his call for the United States to respect the decision of the World Trade Organization that the US' prohibitionist stance against Antigua-based online gambling operators is in violation of America's international trade obligations. Browne...
- Antigua urges Non-Aligned Movement nations to support WTO fight with US
September 19, 2016
Antigua’s leader is seeking assistance from other nations to resolve the country’s protracted battle with the United States over online gambling rights. This weekend saw Antigua Prime Minister Gaston Browne (pictured) travel to Venezuela to attend a summit of the Non-Aligned Movement (NAM), a group of 120 countries – many...
- Antigua & Barbuda PM Gives the US a Week to up Their Offer in Online Gambling Dispute or Copyright Sanctions Will be Invoked
August 26, 2016
Antigua & Barbuda Prime Minister, Gaston Browne, has warned the US negotiating team handling the online gambling dispute between the pair that they have one last chance to resolve their dispute before he implements copyright sanctions. The Prime Minister of Antigua and Barbuda, Gaston Browne, has told the Antigua Observer...
- Antigua preps digital download strategy after “regrettably paltry” US WTO offer
July 26, 2016
Antigua’s Prime Minister says his country’s “patience is wearing thin” over the United States’ refusal to negotiate a fair resolution to the two countries' World Trade Organization (WTO) online gambling dispute. This week, Antiguan Prime Minister Gaston Browne delivered an address to the nation detailing his frustration in getting the...
- New bill paves way for Packer-De Niro casino
November 30, 2015
A new law has been passed that will expedite the development of actor Robert De Niro’s Caribbean resort and casino. De Niro, with the help of his Australian billionaire BFF James Packer, plans to build a $250 million resort and casino, which includes a five-star boutique hotel, high-end eco-lodge, a...
- Antigua’s PM tells United Nations that US trade policy proves “might is right”
October 3, 2015
Antigua’s Prime Minister Gaston Browne has told the United Nations that his country’s online gambling dispute with the United States demonstrates that “might is right” when it comes to international trade obligations. On Thursday, Browne addressed the 70th Session of the UN General Assembly Debate, reminding delegates that it had...
Charges dropped against Calvin Ayre, Bodog and friends
July 14, 2017
Calvin Ayre Foundation to match donations to Barbuda relief effort
September 9, 2017
UIGEA, 6 Years Later
October 15, 2012
The cost of America’s war on Antigua, Calvin Ayre and online gambling
September 5, 2017