Tag Archives: Jeremy Hunt
- UK to be envy of Europe by 2015
August 20, 2012
The U.K. will have the continent’s fastest broadband by 2015 and profit from a huge amount of economic benefits as a result. Culture secretary Jeremy Hunt told a gathering at Google’s Campus in east London that he will bring high-speed broadband – defined by him as greater than 24 mbps...
- Inconsistent UK Gambling Act unlikely to see changes
October 28, 2011
Right when you thought the gambling industrywas hiding in amongst the talk of hardback books, foreign ownership and the 2012 Olympics the Culture Committee made sure it got its rightful airing. Jeremy Hunt told a parliamentary committee that the “inconsistent” Gambling Act 2005 is unlikely to see legislative time in...
- UK changes could affect sponsorship deals
July 13, 2011
The media was abuzz over the weekend with rumors that the UK was considering a refurbishing of its online gambling licensing regime in the wake of Black Friday. The latest fall out from that day back in April is the first we’ve heard from the UK government on the matter....
- Alderney gaming body hits back at IMF money-laundering criticisms
January 27, 2011
Following a recent study of the Alderney Gambling Control Commission’s (AGCC) efforts to combat money laundering, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) announced that it felt there were areas in which the AGCC could do better. Specifically, the IMF thought the AGCC needed to improve customer identification reliability and to compel...
- APCW Perspectives Weekly
January 24, 2011
Jeremy Hunt is hell bent on stopping all offshore gambling companies from being able to advertise in the UK. As always it's the same cry, "Think of the children!" But what's really behind this move? Given the fact that offshore gambling companies aren't licensed by the UK Gambling Commission, perhaps...
- Advancements in television and broadband set to shape UK’s future
December 6, 2010
Culture secretary Jeremy Hunt may well be receiving lavish offers and gifts from anyone in the British horse racing levy dispute, however, he continues his every day job as if nothing’s going on. Today’s announcement will have lifted the mood in certain communities around the country. Hunt has announced that...
Betfair latest to exit Poland
March 28, 2017
Betfair sponsor Juventus; Unibet sponsor Aston Villa
July 5, 2017
Genting sizes up possible smaller Star City casino in UK
March 28, 2017