Tag Archives: new zealand tab
- Aussie TAB inks UFC partnership; New Zealand TAB website showing its age
September 21, 2016
Australian betting operator Tabcorp has entered into a multi-year sponsorship deal with the Ultimate Fighting Championship. On Tuesday, Tabcorp announced that its TAB.com.au betting brand was now the Official Betting and Wagering Partner of the UFC in Australia. The partnership will make its official debut in Melbourne on Nov. 27...
- New Zealand working group to study ways to defeat online betting sites
April 16, 2015
New Zealand’s Racing Minister is making good on his pledge to reduce or eliminate his countrymen’s access to international online betting sites. On Thursday, Racing Minister Nathan Guy (pictured) announced the formation of a working group to determine the scale of New Zealand gamblers’ use of online betting options other...
- New Zealand TAB under DDOS attack; Kiwis gambling less despite more options
December 28, 2014
The website of the New Zealand TAB is the latest online betting firm to be targeted by a distributed denial of service (DDOS) attack. The TAB first came under attack on Boxing Day (Dec. 26), which caused the site to crash multiple times. The site has managed to reboot each...
- Curbing online gambling “number one priority” of New Zealand racing minister
November 26, 2014
Cutting off the flow of funds to international online betting sites is the “number one priority” of New Zealand’s new racing minister. Nathan Guy (pictured) made the claim this week during a speech at the annual meeting of the New Zealand Racing Board (NZRB). The NZRB has long complained about...
- Vietnam bust 166bet ring as Hong Kong, Interpol trumpet anti-betting success
July 18, 2014
Police in Vietnam have revealed they broke up a major online sports betting operation shortly after the 2014 FIFA World Cup final match was played on Sunday. Moments after Germany hoisted the trophy, Ho Chi Minh City police raided eleven locations across the city at which gamblers were settling up...
- Tom Waterhouse may not be able to retire just yet; basketball rules New Zealand
August 14, 2013
UK bookies Betfred stopped accepting customer signups from Australia on Tuesday to prepare for life under the watchful gaze of its soon-to-be regulator in Australia’s Northern Territory. Betfred applied for an NT online license earlier this year, and welcomed aboard former Centrebet marketing director Luke Brill as managing director for...