Roxy Palace Casino to Welcome Forbidden Throne Slot

Join the Jet Set at Roxy Palace CasinoAs per its custom, Microgaming software group is planning to roll out new slot games in May. Roxy Palace Casino, a popular Microgaming-powered online casino among Australian players, will be welcoming three new slots, and is especially excited to introduce Forbidden Throne slot to its players.

Forbidden Throne video slot promises to be a good choice for players due to its fantasy theme, reminiscent of Microgaming’s Avalon slot or its branded game, Game of Thrones, based on the iconic television series.

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Australian Government Continues Online Gambling Reform Legislation

Australian Government Continues Online Gambling Reform LegislationThe Australian government introduced even more reforms pertaining to online gambling in the country, in a bid to crackdown on what it perceives as problem gambling. The 11 new measures have been approved by federal, state and territory ministers.

Alan Tudge, Australia’s Human Services Minister, said that the reforms came in direct response to a review of offshore gambling by the former premier of New South Wales, Barry O’Farrell.

“Many Australians enjoy a punt and the agreement today paves the way for stronger protections for them,” said Trudge. “The rate of problem gambling online is three times higher than elsewhere, and online wagering is growing by 15% per annum.”

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Get More Bonus for Your Bucks at Golden Riviera Casino

Get More Bonus for Your Bucks at Golden Riviera CasinoGolden Riviera online casino is known to be extra generous to Australian players. This site, powered by Microgaming, offers new players a truly unbeatable three-tier deposit bonus. This ultimately gives them up to $1,400 free to play with – a hefty amount to add to any size bankroll.

The welcome bonus begins on your first deposit into your real money Golden Riviera account. You are gracefully welcomed through the virtual doors of this online casino with a 100% bonus up to AU$ 150. That means that if you deposit $150, you will essentially have $300 to play with.

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Australian Government Plans to Restrict TV Sports Gambling Ads

Australian Government Plans to Restrict TV Sports Gambling AdsThe federal government in Australia is mulling the idea of introducing new legislation that will ban all forms of advertising that pertains to gambling during live sports events. If the cabinet approves the proposal put forward by Australia’s Communications Minister, Mitch Fifeld this week, the ban could come into effect very soon. Essentially, gambling operators will not be allowed to advertise their services and products from the start of the game to the end of it.

As expected, there is serious opposition to the government’s idea. The executive director of the Coalition of Major Professional and Participation Sports, Malcolm Speed, came out strongly against the proposition, saying: “We don’t support a ban on sports betting advertising, on the basis that it is likely to impact media rights deals or the value of media rights, we is the sports’ greatest asset.” Speed said that Australian sport operates in a highly regulated system, where there exists limits on placement of sports betting advertising.

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Playtech Signs Lucrative Deal with Rank Group

Australia Mulls New Online Betting TaxThe online casino software developer, Playtech, which offers its software to popular Aussie facing online casinos such as Casino.com, has announced that it has entered into a lucrative agreement with the UK gaming operator, Rank Group.

Under the terms of the new agreement, the two entities will extend an existing contract, where Playtech will fully integrate its table games and slots management systems across Rank’s Grosvenor land-based casinos in the United Kingdom. The new deal comes one year after Playtech’s Neon casino management system was implemented across Rank’s casinos in the UK. As a result of the Neon system, Rank said that its revenues had increased significantly.

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Last Updated : 08 September 2017