French poker fans will soon be able to enjoy 24-hour a day French-language poker programming as The Poker Channel France prepares for launch, while advertisers gain a targeted new medium to reach a broad base of potential customers. operator Gaming VC has transferred its gaming operation to GTECH G2's updated Gaming Management System (GMS), providing players with single wallet access to all gaming and betting products while at the same time enabling Gaming VC to better understand its customers.

Having already established a significant presence in the Italian market with the successful network, Playtech has announced the launch of its Italian online bingo network in real money mode, fully compliant with the requirements of Italian regulator AAMS.

Unibet is to offer customers additional live streaming sports content through its website, including coverage of Spain's La Liga, following an agreement with the Sportsman Media Group.

In-play sports betting specialist has signed a deal to sponsor segments of the new dedicated sports betting Internet TV service, The Betting Channel, contributing odds for sports events and speciality markets on the show every Friday.

Online skill gaming site, a subsidiary of DIRECTV and Sony Pictures Entertainment's GSN, has released a new skill-based version of PopCap Games' acclaimed strategy puzzler Plants vs. Zombies, with players competing online for real cash prizes.

With a renewed focus on its core online casino product, Canada's Chartwell Technology Inc has announced its largest release of games in two years with the launch of its Q2 product release, which includes a range of nine new games available to Chartwell clients from April.

Intralot Italia said Thursday that it has signed a sponsorship deal with the Italian National Olympic Committee, allowing the company to offer fixed odds sports betting at events in Rome's famous Stadio Olimpico, home of Serie A football clubs A.S Roma and S.S Lazio.

Specialist skill games provider GameAccount has announced that Sisal MatchPoint's skill games platform has passed the formal technical test by Italian regulator AAMS, paving the way for the imminent launch of real money competition tournaments.

Italy's Juventus football club has signed a two year agreement with Betclick UK Ltd. which will see the online gaming operator's logo appear on Juventus' first team jerseys as official sponsor, beginning July 1st of this year.

The UK Advertising Standards Authority has upheld a complaint against two advertisements in the Racing Post newspaper for UK bookmaker William Hill which were considered misleading since they did not provide sufficient clarification to qualify the company's claim that it had the best prices for various sporting events.

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