Tag Archives: Kim Jong Un
- Kim Jong-nam murder suspect ran North Korea gambling site
February 22, 2017
One of the suspects arrested in connection with the murder of the half-brother of North Korea’s leader Kim Jong-un ran illegal online gambling operations on behalf of the regime. On Wednesday, Korea JoongAng Daily reported that Ri Jong-choi, one of the suspects arrested in connection with last week’s murder in...
- N. Korean dictator’s casino-loving brother killed on way to Macau
February 15, 2017
Fed up with the spread of illegal online gambling operators, Malaysian authorities are moving to update the country’s laws to help stem the tide. It was two years ago that Malaysian authorities began calling for an update to the country’s Common Gaming House Act 1953, which obviously predates the modern...
- Have Paddy Power Broken UN Sanctions Over North Korean Debacle?
January 13, 2014
Have Paddy Power gone a step too far with their North Korean joke, after the Associated Press run a series of stories suggesting that the Irish funsters, and Dennis Rodman, may have broken UN Export Sanctions, and US Treasury Laws, by giving the North Korean leader birthday gifts. The wheels...
- Top iGaming PR Stunts of 2013
December 21, 2013
The online gambling industry has produced some colorful PR stunts throughout its history, with brands such as GoldenPalace.com, Bodog and Paddy Power springing to mind. 2013 may not have been a vintage year for PR stunts, but as usual our friends at Paddy Power pulled through with some real zingers...
- Paddy Power Release Their ‘Chairman Kim’ TV Advert
April 19, 2013
The Irish Bookmaker, Paddy Power, do it again, as they create yet another hilarious TV ad that pushes the boundaries of taste as far as they can be pushed. If Christian Woolfenden and his genius marketing team at Paddy Power were ever at the wrong end of a cost cutting...
Fedor Holz On Why His Future Will be Away From Poker
July 18, 2016
European Poker Tour London Day 3: Martin Kozlov Leads The Final 45
October 10, 2013
Paddypower: Making Mischief Work
August 23, 2013