Czech Republic approves Amaya

Czech Republic approves Amaya and awards it with Live Games license

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Czech Republic approves Amaya under the country’s new gaming regulation. Since Czech Republic approves Amaya, PokerStars becomes first licensed international operator in the Czech Republic. The Czech State Supervision of Gambling and Lotteries Department awarded Amaya with the Live Games license on 28 January and it is set to launch on PokerStars.cz in the coming days. As Czech Republic approves …

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Prague will host the biggest European Poker Tour ever

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The capital city of Czech Republic, Prague will host the biggest European Poker Tour ever. The European Poker Tour Prague Festival is sponsored by PokerStars, an Amaya Inc. brand. This year’s the the biggest European Poker Tour ever in Prague will be the result of cooperation between EPT and the Eureka Poker Tour and it is to last for 12 …

Source: EPT
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PokerStars gets Portuguese licence

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PokerStars gets Portuguese licence after the regulatory body the Serviço Regulação e Inspeção de Jogos do Turismo de Portugal (SRIJ) announced that it had granted a licence to REEL Europe Limited based in Malta, which is a subsidiary of parent company Amaya. The announcement came on Monday, November 28th. Portugal’s government legalised the online gaming sector in June. The country …

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Dwyane Wade and Cristiano Ronaldo in PokerStars #raiseit campaign

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After the great success of the #raiseit social duelling video campaign, the new PokerStars #raiseit campaign features two famous sports stars: Dwyane Wade and  Cristiano Ronaldo. PokerStars, an Amaya Inc. brand, has released a new PokerStars #raiseit campaign starring Team PokerStars SportsStar Cristiano Ronaldo and popular basketball player Dwyane Wade. In the new PokerStars #raiseit campaign, Ronaldo and Wade respond …

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PokerStars launched Casino Rush mobile gaming app

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PokerStars launched Casino Rush, an action-packed mobile gaming app, which is the latest innovation from PokerStars, an Amaya brand. Since PokerStars launched Casino Rush, the app is now available on app stores around the world, delivering a free-to-play poker, casino and slots fusion to the modern player. Casino Rush mobile app is to fill a void in the games market …

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PokerStars’ VIP programme to be further enhanced

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Amaya Gaming has confirmed that it is to make a series of enhancements to the VIP programme for its PokerStars brand. In an e-mail to the brand’s clients, Amaya said a new rewards programme will be released at some point in 2017, with the update system to cover all PokerStars products, including its BetStars sportsbook. Each and every player will …

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Playtech and PokerStars team up

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The world’s leading omni-channel gaming software and services provider, Playtech and PokerStars, operator of the world’s most popular online poker websites have signed a strategic content deal. Due to the fact that Playtech and PoketStars decided to sign content agreement, Playtech will extend its existing relationship with the largest online poker site and one of the most increasing online casinos. …

Source: SBC News
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Portugal online poker delayed until November

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The availability of regulated Portugal online poker is expected to be delayed until November due to country’s consideration of two proposals. Portugal approved legalisation of online gaming in the country last year but has so far awarded only one license – sports betting license to Betclic Everest. Betclic Everest took advantage of the newly awarded license by launching its services …