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Live gaming software provider VueTec has entered into a strategic partnership with Income Access under which VueTec's clients will be able to manage their affiliate programmes using the Income Access affiliate marketing software solution.

State lottery operator Loto-Quebec has reaffirmed plans to launch online gambling to the province's residents during the final quarter of 2010, with online poker to be offered on a common platform with the British Columbia Lottery Corporation and the Atlantic Lottery Corporation by GTECH G2, together with additional software and table games supplied by OpenBet.

The long-running bidding process to develop and operate 4,500 video lottery terminals (VLTs) at New York's Aqueduct Racetrack edged closer to fruition this week after three groups including Genting New York submitted formal bids to the New York State Division of Lottery.

Genting Malaysia Berhad's wholly-owned subsidiary, Genting New York, remains as the sole bidder to develop and operate 4,500 video lottery terminals (VLTs) at New York's Aqueduct Racetrack after the NY Lottery last week disqualified two of the three final bids received late last month.

Following publication earlier this week of regulations governing online poker in France's Official Journal, bwin's Ongame Network has announced the launch of its new French poker network with the latest to join alongside and

Poker customers of Betfair are set to benefit from a boost in liquidity after it was confirmed that the company is to migrate players from its standalone network to Ongame.

Canada's Chartwell Technology Inc has announced the addition of one of its previous customers Globet International Sports Betting Limited to the Chartwell Games Platform, which will see Chartwell powering Globet's online casino.

MTV Networks has taken its first step into the world of online gaming, signing an agreement with 888 Holdings' B2B subsidiary Dragonfish to launch a bingo product on the Dragonfish network.

Motors TV, a cable TV channel dedicated to motorsports, has upgraded its website to offer additional services to its customers including the integration of a new online gaming platform in partnership with France Pari.

Online gaming software provider Microgaming has signed a partnership deal to provide online games content to PhilWeb Corp's new online casino venture, Vibrant Vegas, which will launch through the state-owned Philippines Amusement and Gaming Corporation's (PAGCOR) e-Games café network.

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