iGaming Tracker: do suppliers rely on a few ‘golden oldie’ titles?

first_img Tags: Online Gambling Slot Machines Microgaming The Microgaming distribution is different compared to the other established games suppliers in that they have three old games that have significant presence – Immortal Romance, Thunderstruck 2 and Mega Moolah.The other games with significant share are newer game releases. Microgaming has one of the largest portfolios of games available in the market, however as you can see the majority of content share is spread over a couple of dozen games. How reliant are suppliers on a few established titles? iGaming Tracker’s Ken Muir digs into the data to find out 30th May 2018 | By Stephen Carter iGaming Tracker – how it works iGaming Tracker tracks hundreds of casino sites worldwide every day. From this data it can ascertain which games are on which sites and where they are positioned on the pages. It can also measure the market share of casino games suppliers by percentage of “real estate” on casino sites at any given date.For more information visit www.igamingtracker.com or email [email protected] articles: iGaming Tracker: ‘logged in’ vs. ‘not logged in’ content iGaming Tracker: churn and the life of a casino game iGaming Tracker: challenger games suppliers Casino & games Subscribe to the iGaming newsletter Email Address Topics: Casino & games Marketing & affiliates Strategy Tech & innovation Slots AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to FacebookFacebookShare to TwitterTwitter Slots such as Starburst and Rainbow Riches are still omnipresent across casino sites worldwide many years after launch. So what does this tell us about the reliance of the big developers on a few ‘golden oldie’ titles and how does this vary across the different markets? iGaming Tracker’s Ken Muir digs into the data to find outEstablished suppliers have large portfolios of games, often numbering over 300. They launch at least one major game every month, each one usually prominent on casino homepages for several weeks then fading in popularity if not into complete obscurity (for more on this see our December article on ‘the churn and life of a casino game’)Occasionally though some games will ‘stick’ on casino homepages and retain their popularity and presence on sites worldwide.This article will look at some of the big suppliers’ content share on these sites to understand the degree to which they rely on a small number of well-established games. To be clear, the analysis will only include content present on casino pages over time, and does not quantify the traffic to those sites or revenue. However, from this content share, it’s fair to assume that the revenue generated from these games broadly correlates. NetEnt The table below shows the total content mix of NetEnt’s games across 262 sites from 1 March to 14 May 2018. We have just taken into account the site’s main pages and top 30 positions on these.During that period, we tracked over 150 NetEnt games on those sites’ main pages. However you can see the share of content is dominated by a few major titles. In fact, 35% of the total content share is spread across just five games; Starburst, Gonzo’s Quest, Asgardian Stones, Hotline and Twin Spin.Starburst alone accounts for 13% of NetEnt’s total content share.This is not surprising. What is perhaps more remarkable is the mix of newly launched games and old games. On the table, the darker the shade of green, the newer the game is.As you can see, many of the new games have a large content share. Given the amount of resource now needed to produce and market a new game launch, this is understandable. However, most of the big games are still the ‘golden oldies’. And this pattern is not unique to NetEnt. Summing up The visualisations illustrate the reliance by games suppliers on a relatively small amount of slot titles. In the main these popular titles are well entrenched. Whilst new game releases do have an initial impact, they tend to fade after a few weeks.There is also difference game mix across regions. It seems that regulated markets with less competition for game content on sites will have a smaller offering of game titles and will have less game releases than more competitive and open markets such as the UK and Sweden. Different regions also boast a different share of particular games.We looked at SG Digital content in the UK and New Jersey. As you can see, Rainbow Riches has a large share in the UK market whereas it is not present in New Jersey. Conversely 88 Fortunes is the most prominent game in New Jersey, but several games have greater prominence in the UK.The UK chart has many more games present and a different mix of games; the New Jersey distribution has relatively few new games. As it’s a regulated and ring-fenced market, there seems to be less reliance on new game releases. Playtech Most of Playtech’s games content is present on the ‘exclusive’ pages they have with big operators. This may explain why Playtech’s content share is much more evenly distributed across many more titles than their peers.The mix of old and new games is much more varied and it seems they are getting decent coverage from many relatively new game titles. This analysis includes titles from Quickspin and Eyecon, companies acquired by Playtech in recent years. SG Digital SG Digital comprises the brands Bally, Williams, Barcrest, Shuffle, Red7 and now NextGen branded games. Their No 1 game, Rainbow Riches, accounts for 7% of their content share on the main casino pages.Their share is more distributed than NetEnt, i.e. it is spread over more games, however similar to NetEnt, the majority of the big games are at least a year old.New games such as King Kong Fury do currently command a sizeable share, but it is likely this will decline over the coming months, quickly being replaced by more new game releases. Play’n Go Play’n Go differs from the other suppliers analysed in that they have a smaller range of games. With a smaller portfolio they rely on a smaller amount of games, but their new games have a proportionately larger impact. This pattern is similar to other up-and-coming games developers such as Yggdrasil and Red Tiger Gaming (for more on this see our recent analysis on “challenger games suppliers”) Regional variations The analysis above looks at sites over several different countries. We drilled down into the supplier data to see if countries had a contrasting mix of established vs. newer releases.The table below compares NetEnt content in a highly regulated market, Italy, with a highly competitive (open) grey market, Sweden.As you can see from the heatmaps (the darker the shade, the newer the title) game distribution is far more even in the regulated market of Italy compared to Sweden. This would suggest that less competitive regions have less reliance on new game content and thus the share of new game releases is smaller. iGaming Tracker: do suppliers rely on a few ‘golden oldie’ titles?last_img read more

Apopka commissioners see reason for State of City optimism

first_img December 15, 2016 at 7:04 pm Mama Mia Wayne December 19, 2016 at 9:47 am Reply June 1, 2017 at 10:26 pm Wow, I can just imagine what the Trumpers said when they found out that in NY Bill Clinton was one of the elector college members who casted a vote for Hillary………LOL, now that is funny! Oh yeah, and I didn’t see any photos of Hillary standing there looking over Bill’s shoulder gazing at his ballot to see if he voted for her, like I saw The Donald do at the polls looking over Melania’s shoulder to see if she voted for him!!! LOL!!! Trump is soooooo insecure! Did he think Melania was going to vote for someone else??? What a clod! Gov. DeSantis says new moment-of-silence law in public schools protects religious freedom A diversity of opinions expressed by the CouncilThe State of the City AddressMayor Joe Kilsheimer laid out his administration’s accomplishments  and vision for the future in a 35-minute, 5,000-word State of the City address Monday morning. He touched on several issues including business in Apopka, municipal government, public safety, city finances, grants, economic development, The City Center, The Highland Manor, growth, education, and even the environment. The Apopka Voice is taking a comprehensive look at each section of the speech, with the City Commissioners thoughts being the theme for part four.Part Four: The Commissioners weigh-inIn a strong-mayor form of government, the mayor sets the agenda. Typically it is his vision that drives a city into the future, but in Apopka the strong-mayor form of government comes with four partners in decision making – the city commissioners. Partners might be one description, checks and balances might be another.With that in mind it is important to know the thoughts and opinions of the Apopka City Commissioners as it relates to the State of the City address. The Apopka Voice talked to all four of them, and their opinions were diverse.Bankson: “I will always be a voice for moving forward in a fiscally sound way that creates a sustainable future for us all.”Commissioner Doug Bankson was encouraged by the forward movement and potential of Apopka.“I’m excited about the future opportunities we have here in Apopka,” he said. “We are at the perfect time in our history to see many positive changes while keeping and building on our heritage and hometown feel. The economic opportunities to bring needed jobs will be a tide that raises all ships through both personal income and revenue to the local economy. I’m very excited about the fire department bringing to Apopka the Firefighters Challenge national competition. Our firefighters did so well winning nationally, and it was their idea to “bring it home” which will give us another way to show how great Apopka is. All in all there is a synergy growing that has unlimited potential if we move forward together. Uniting our community organizations, HOA’s, schools, and churches and working together to serve the citizens of Apopka is the key to success.Commissioner Kyle Becker was also optimistic of Apopka’s future, but stressed the need for improvement and growth in leadership.Becker: “It is incumbent upon us as leaders to ensure we improve and grow stronger every day.”“Like many Apopka residents, I had work commitments that prevented my attendance for the address, but was very pleased to see the Mayor deliver this type of message to the residents of Apopka.  I think a State of the City address is critical to ensure residents of our city are aware of progress, and where focus is needed for future action.  I agree with the Mayor’s message that the state of our city is strong, but it is incumbent upon us as leaders to ensure we improve and grow stronger every day.”Dean: “I thought he did a good job, but I was hoping to hear something I didn’t already know.”Vice Mayor and Commissioner Billie Dean gave Kilsheimer high marks for delivery, but hoped for new ideas in the speech.“I thought it was presented well. He did his homework, and I don’t want to sound negative, but he didn’t bring out anything new in his speech. Everything he said we already knew. There was nothing exciting. We’ve been talking about the splash pad for months, and the (Florida) hospital was done before he took office. So I thought he did a good job, but I was hoping to hear something I didn’t already know.”Velazquez: “I’m excited and profoundly optimistic in the direction the city is heading in.”Commissioner Diane Velazquez was perhaps the most excited about Kilsheimer’s address. She noted the inclusive nature of the message, as well a focus on public safety, growth and jobs.“In Monday’s State of the City address, the mayor highlighted the accomplishments completed in the last two years of his administration, and he also addressed the future developments the city will undertake as it continues to grow and prosper. The mayor gave credit to the city council and the city staff for their hard work in helping and keeping the city’s interest as their main priority. The message was clear and to the point, but most importantly, I believe it was inclusive delivering a wide range of subjects that our residents, business people, and visitors are all interested and concerned with. It’s my belief that the visioning study was instrumental in helping the city’s administration decide on how to prioritize the direction and what route the city administration will take as it continues to consider and undertakes the needs of our community. Monday’s address emphasized public safety, growth, and jobs – three very important concerns the community cares about. I think it was clear that these subjects are and will be paramount now and in the future.Tomorrow: Education, Economy and a final analysis of the State of the City address. LEAVE A REPLY Cancel reply Diane Velazquez thank you for viewing the dysfunctional dead end mess that is Mt. Stirling Ave.Like Ed said we need an upgrade to a functional cul-del-sac with a grass perimeter and fencing likeHaddington Ct. and the rest of this phase of Rock Springs Ridge. Reply Please enter your name here Mama Mia Here is what is weird to me about today, the day the electoral college members cast their votes as to who they vote for President of the United States………the electoral members votes will be gathered up and sent to Washington and will not be revealed until Jan. 6, 2017. Isn’t that amazing? Yet, on election night they announced the winner on tv before all the votes were even counted from around the entire nation! They even announced who was leading which may have influenced other people’s votes in other states behind in the different time zones….! The actual vote tally was not accurately known for weeks in some states……yet now, that it is the electoral college members turn, we are kept in the dark until Jan. 6, 2017! This whole system is so strange! What, it takes about 18 days or so to count 538 votes????? Mama Mia You have entered an incorrect email address! Please enter your email address herecenter_img UF/IFAS in Apopka will temporarily house District staff; saves almost $400,000 Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. I am a lot more optimistic regarding the COA’s future, than our nation’s future, and that is for sure! However, whatever policies Trump and his administration dictate will ultimately greatly affect state and local government also. This Russian hacking is very serious, not just campaign e-mails hacked, but also, it is now revealed, the Pentagon was hacked, even before the election! And with a President-elect that is purring like a happy kitten with Putin’s every action, it is frightening! I question every single day why the President-elect is given top secret info BEFORE he is even sworn in? This is not right! This is before the electoral college has even decided if he is going to be President……and what if they don’t choose him with their votes???? Is he going to spill the beans of the top secrets of our nation, to his buddy, Putin, in revenge ?????? Reply December 19, 2016 at 7:41 pm 5 COMMENTS December 19, 2016 at 10:01 pm Reply TAGSCity CommissionersMayor Joe KilsheimerState of the City Previous articleInexpensive ways to decorate for ChristmasNext articlePastor Morgan takes the reins as Ministerial Alliance President Denise Connell RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Mama Mia Well, so much for Jan. 6 announcement as to who will be president…….the rat race is over, and the rat has won…….guard your cheese, and hope that he screws up sooner rather than later, and is removed for whatever illegal, corrupt, conflict of interest, treasonous, or otherwise impeachable offense, and is hauled away and LOCKED UP and removed from office ASAP! LOCK HIM UP and waterboard him, for conspiring with our nation’s enemy! Send him to Gitmo, where he will get more, as he never has enough! Sick of him already, and he isn’t even sworn in yet!……….. Florida gas prices jump 12 cents; most expensive since 2014 Please enter your comment! 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The Lake House / JRKVC

first_imgArchDaily Projects Year:  Area:  65 m² Year Completion year of this architecture project Photographs:  Peter JurkovičText description provided by the architects. During the design process of the lake house I focused on finding the essence of a holiday home—a complement to family life. The house serves as a refuge for a family of five living in the capital—an opportunity to spend free time with family and friends in the countryside.Save this picture!© Peter JurkovičRecommended ProductsWoodEGGERWood-based materials in EGGER HeadquartersCeramicsTerrealTerracotta Baguettes in Vork CenterWoodBlumer LehmannFree Form Structures for Wood ProjectsWoodLunawoodThermo Timber and Industrial ThermowoodSave this picture!© Peter JurkovičSingle-storey bungalow is organized around a central living area with a fireplace. Secondary functions are shifted sideways, their volume wraps around the living room. Thanks to folding doors living room opens to the south terrace.Save this picture!DiagramSave this picture!SectionThere is an asymmetrically positioned hipped roof. Over the south terrace it creates a valuable space protected against sun and rain. Inside the roof serves as an additional space to accommodate additional guests or a hideout for kids.Save this picture!© Peter JurkovičSave this picture!© Peter JurkovičOutside the cabin is almost monochrome, just natural wood and white painted cladding. No details. All attention is paid to the essential part of the house, which is inside. There we find the beauty, colors and textures.Save this picture!© Peter JurkovičProject gallerySee allShow lessThe Worst Thing About the 2016 Venice Biennale Was the Response of its Sanctimonious…ArticlesRedsquare Productions Releases Film Detailing Shigeru Ban’s Aspen Art MuseumVideos Share ShareFacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsappMailOrhttps://www.archdaily.com/789517/the-lake-house-jrkvc Clipboard Architects: JRKVC Area Area of this architecture project Photographs CopyHouses•Vojka nad Dunajom, Slovakia Save this picture!© Peter Jurkovič+ 44 Share “COPY” Slovakia ShareFacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsappMailOrhttps://www.archdaily.com/789517/the-lake-house-jrkvc Clipboard “COPY” Houses CopyAbout this officeJRKVCOfficeFollowProductWood#TagsProjectsBuilt ProjectsSelected ProjectsResidential ArchitectureHousesVojka nad DunajomSlovakiaPublished on June 16, 2016Cite: “The Lake House / JRKVC” 16 Jun 2016. ArchDaily. Accessed 11 Jun 2021. ISSN 0719-8884Read commentsBrowse the CatalogPartitionsSkyfoldChoosing the Skyfold Wall for Your SpaceGlass3MSun Control Film – Prestige ExteriorShowerhansgroheShowers – Croma SelectWall / Ceiling LightsSpectrum LightingLED Downlight – Infinium 3″ Round FlangelessVentilated / Double Skin FacadeCosentinoDekton Cladding in LD Sevilla hotelSealantsSikaJoint SealingBeams / PillarsLunawoodThermowood Frames and BearersPorcelain StonewareApariciPorcelain Tiles – MarblesCeramicsTerrealTerracotta Facade in Manchester HospitalWindowspanoramah!®ah! CornerHome AppliancesGIRAGira Keyless in – Door communicationLightsLinea Light GroupIntegrated Lighting – Fylo+More products »Read commentsSave想阅读文章的中文版本吗?斯洛伐克湖滨小屋 / JRKVC是否翻译成中文现有为你所在地区特制的网站?想浏览ArchDaily中国吗?Take me there »✖You’ve started following your first account!Did you know?You’ll now receive updates based on what you follow! Personalize your stream and start following your favorite authors, offices and users.Go to my stream The Lake House / JRKVCSave this projectSaveThe Lake House / JRKVC The Lake House / JRKVC 2016last_img read more

Co-op raises £5.5m in 18 months for British Red Cross’ loneliness campaign

first_img Howard Lake | 30 March 2017 | News  150 total views,  2 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis16 https://twitter.com/DoncasterCLF/status/839791497478291456 Eighteen months into its two year charity partnership the Co-op group has raised £5.5 million for the British Red Cross to help it support people experiencing loneliness and social isolation. The original target was £3.5 million.From May 2017 the British Red Cross will provide personalised support for up to 12,500 people experiencing loneliness or social isolation. New teams of dedicated community connectors and support at home staff and volunteers will deliver new services in 39 locations in all four nations of the UK.A study by the Co-op and the British Red Cross has revealed “epidemic levels” of loneliness and social isolation in the UK, with over nine million people feeling always or often lonely. It identified areas around the UK that need support and what that support would look like.The research also found that more than 80% of people agree that there are small actions people can take in their everyday lives to tackle loneliness. As a result the Red Cross is now asking people to put words into action by giving a couple of hours a week to tackle this major issue affecting people across the UK. Around 500 volunteers from across the country are needed to support the new services and they will spend time helping each person reconnect with their community, with a commitment of as little as two hours a week. https://twitter.com/redfoxcountry1/status/816359654796075009  149 total views,  1 views todaycenter_img Co-op raises £5.5m in 18 months for British Red Cross’ loneliness campaign AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis16 Tagged with: British Red Cross charity of the year corporate Research / statistics About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving.last_img read more

Army ROTC to participate in Cowtown Marathon

first_imgReview: ‘Love, Simon’ is actually a cute romantic comedy + posts TCU social work majors go into the field to help support Fort Worth’s homeless ReddIt ReddIt William Konig William Konighttps://www.tcu360.com/author/william-konig/ Fort Worth’s first community fridge program helps serve vulnerable neighborhoods Review: ‘Ready Player One’ is a ton of fun Review: ‘Black Panther’ delivered even with high expectations Twitter Previous articleInternational Spring Banquet showcases student diversityNext articleEarly voting turns out big numbers in Tarrant County William Konig RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Review: predictions on who will win the Oscar vs. who should William Konighttps://www.tcu360.com/author/william-konig/ Facebook Facebook Twitter printWith the 38th annual Cowtown Marathon approaching, the TCU Army ROTC program is looking to do more than just participate.CDT 2nd Lt. Joseph Medina said cadets will be running various events as well as helping runners at the water table.“It’s the nature of the ROTC program to give back to the community in whatever way we can,” Medina said. “A big event like the Cowtown marathon is a great opportunity to do so.”Medina also said completing the marathon is a great fitness goal to pursue.TCU Cadet Alex Ghozeil will be running the half marathon. He said ROTC volunteering is just “a reflection of this idea that we, as military, serve our communities as well as our nation.”“The Cowtown generally needs a hefty sum of volunteers in order to run smoothly,” Ghozeil said. “So, TCU ROTC is honored to help out every year.”The Cowtown marathon helps different charities each year, including the Cowtown C.A.L.F., or “Children’s Activities for Life & Fitness.”C.A.L.F.’s mission is to educate and promote a healthy lifestyle for children.According to the Cowtown website, the 2015 Cowtown race weekend allowed for the C.A.L.F. program to provide over 5,000 financial grants to youths in need.The Cowtown Marathon is Feb. 27 and will feature a children’s 5k, adult 5k and the 10k. The marathon will be followed by the half, full and ultra marathon on Feb. 28.All races start and finish at the Will Rogers Memorial Center on Gendy Street.For more information, including event times or registering for the marathon, visit the website. Linkedin William Konighttps://www.tcu360.com/author/william-konig/ William Konighttps://www.tcu360.com/author/william-konig/ ‘Liters for Life’ student campaign raises funds for global water crisis Linkedinlast_img read more

Creepy clown sighting reported to Fort Worth police, no clowns found

first_imgLinkedin Sierra Tuthillhttps://www.tcu360.com/author/sierra-tuthill/ Sierra Tuthill is a junior journalism major and film, television & digital media minor. She is the staff writer for the109.org. Sierra is the co-captain of the TCU Showgirls and loves country music, diet coke and the TCU Horned Frogs! Twitter printWhile it is not uncommon to see people dressed in costumes during the month of October, Fort Worth police are investigating reports of people dressing up in creepy clown costumes and scaring some residents.People dressed up as scary clowns have been reported by residents in 12 other states including Oregon, Washington, South Carolina and Pennsylvania to name a few. Some cases, such as the one in Pennsylvania, turned violent, which is why police said they are taking every sighting very seriously.Fort Worth police spokesperson Tamara Valle confirmed that one resident reported a clown running up and down a residential street screaming near Interstate-35 West and Western Center, but police didn’t spot a clown when they searched.On Sunday night Kaelen Sherman, a Fort Worth resident, posted on her Facebook about an unsettling run-in with the clowns at the Target located by Ridgmar Mall.Sherman said two men dressed as clowns were walking around the Target parking lot and looking in people’s vehicles.No arrests have been made, and police said they haven’t seen a clown yet in Fort Worth.While this may seem abnormal, “Clown Sightings” is trending on social media. On Facebook alone, 29, 706 people are ‘talking’ about the topic. Fort Worth moms host The Best Friend Bazaar ReddIt + posts Linkedin Sierra Tuthill ReddIt Sierra Tuthillhttps://www.tcu360.com/author/sierra-tuthill/ Sierra Tuthillhttps://www.tcu360.com/author/sierra-tuthill/ Twitter Who’s your (Frog) Daddy? Previous articleMeals on Wheels slices through hunger, melts heartsNext article“Miss Peregrine’s” too peculiar for its own good Sierra Tuthill RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Fort Worth set to elect first new mayor in 10 years Saturday Facebook  Valle said that many reports going around are false, but nonetheless the reports are being taken seriously.Check back for more information. Until then, if you see any more suspicious clown activity be sure to report to Fort Worth police at 817-335-4222. Hop your way into spring: a guide to upcoming local beer festivals Sierra Tuthillhttps://www.tcu360.com/author/sierra-tuthill/ Facebook Child abuse prevention month aims to raise awareness and create change Abortion access threatened as restrictive bills make their way through Texas Legislature Grains to grocery: One bread maker brings together farmers and artisans at locally-sourced store last_img read more

Listen: The Podell and Pickell Show with Olivia Wales

first_imgFacebook Twitter Previous articleDefense and Fisher’s three-point shooting lead second half comeback victory over SMUNext articleChanukah celebration to bring awareness of religion Garrett Podell RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR ReddIt printThe Podell and Pickell Show airs every Thursday on TCU 360. This episode includes an interview with guest Olivia Wales of TCU Club Table Tennis (00:00-17:00). Garrett and Jonathan break down the week in sports. They talked college basketball (18:00-32:00), college football (33:00-58:00) and NFL (58:00-1:16:00). Recorded on December 6, 2018. Boschini talks: construction, parking, tuition, enrollment, DEI, a student trustee + posts Garrett is a Journalism and Sports Broadcasting double major. He is the Managing Editor for TCU360, and his passions are God, family, friends, sports, and great food. Garrett Podell Listen: The Podell and Pickell Show with L.J. Collier Garrett Podellhttps://www.tcu360.com/author/garrett-podell/ Facebook Garrett Podellhttps://www.tcu360.com/author/garrett-podell/center_img Garrett Podellhttps://www.tcu360.com/author/garrett-podell/ Garrett Podellhttps://www.tcu360.com/author/garrett-podell/ Men’s basketball scores season-low in NIT semifinals loss to Texas ReddIt Linkedin Fort Worth’s first community fridge program helps serve vulnerable neighborhoods Linkedin 2021 NFL Mock Draft (Part 1) Special Twitter Boschini: ‘None of the talk matters because Jamie Dixon is staying’ TCU rowing program strengthens after facing COVID-19 setbacks last_img read more

Audio update – Less than 15% of the Donegal workforce were in agency assisted…

first_img WhatsApp Three factors driving Donegal housing market – Robinson Pinterest GAA decision not sitting well with Donegal – Mick McGrath By News Highland – January 23, 2015 Google+ The Western Development Commission has published figures today showing that in 2013, under 15% of all employees in Donegal were in jobs assisted by IDA Ireland, Enterprise Ireland or Udaras na Gaeltachta.Nationally there were ten counties with lower shares.The report on Assisted Employment shows some growth between 2010 and 2013, but the number of people in assisted employment in 2013 was still more than 1,800 below the 2005 figure.In 2013, almost 7,900 people were working in assisted jobs in county Donegal. This was just under 15% of total employment, the third lowest share in the region and below the national average.Almost 14% of assisted jobs were temporary/part-time, second highest share among western counties, but this was down from 2005 when 21.7% of all assisted jobs in the county were temporary/part-time, double the national average in that year.The Western Development Commission survey shows assisted employment in Donegal declined by almost 25% between its highest and lowest years, 2005 and 2010. There has been some recovery since, and between 2010 and 2013, Donegal showed growth of 4.4%.Pauline White is a Policy Analyst with the Western Development, and she’s been assessing the figures.She says one thing which is becoming evident is the high dependence in the west and north west on foreign investment, particularly in manufacturing.She says the government needs to look at how best to support and promote indigenous industry…….Audio Playerhttp://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/01/paulinewdc.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. WhatsApp Audio update – Less than 15% of the Donegal workforce were in agency assisted jobs in 2013 Facebook RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Twittercenter_img Nine Til Noon Show – Listen back to Wednesday’s Programme Google+ Homepage BannerNews Pinterest Facebook Twitter NPHET ‘positive’ on easing restrictions – Donnelly Calls for maternity restrictions to be lifted at LUH Previous articleWDC appointment process to be changed after Dail challenge from Mac LochlainnNext articleEU concerns over Water Conservation Grant could have serious consequences – Doherty News Highland Guidelines for reopening of hospitality sector publishedlast_img read more

Delhi High Court Issues Summons To Karan Johar’s Dharma Productions In Royalty Plea For Song Performances In ‘Gunjan Saxena’

first_imgNews UpdatesDelhi High Court Issues Summons To Karan Johar’s Dharma Productions In Royalty Plea For Song Performances In ‘Gunjan Saxena’ Shreya Agarwal27 Dec 2020 10:10 PMShare This – xHearing a suit by the Indian Singers Rights Association (ISRA) against film producer Karan Johar’s production house Dharma Productions for royalty against ‘performance’ in the film ‘Gunjan Saxena – The Kargil Girl’, the Delhi High Court issued notice and summons to the production house.The court, however, deferred passing any order against Dharma on deposit of the royalty amount with the…Your free access to Live Law has expiredTo read the article, get a premium account.Your Subscription Supports Independent JournalismSubscription starts from ₹ 599+GST (For 6 Months)View PlansPremium account gives you:Unlimited access to Live Law Archives, Weekly/Monthly Digest, Exclusive Notifications, Comments.Reading experience of Ad Free Version, Petition Copies, Judgement/Order Copies.Subscribe NowAlready a subscriber?LoginHearing a suit by the Indian Singers Rights Association (ISRA) against film producer Karan Johar’s production house Dharma Productions for royalty against ‘performance’ in the film ‘Gunjan Saxena – The Kargil Girl’, the Delhi High Court issued notice and summons to the production house.The court, however, deferred passing any order against Dharma on deposit of the royalty amount with the court until the next date of hearing, as it noted that the singers’ performance right “is a serious triable issue.”Referring to the bare provisions of the Copyright Act, the court said that this is because the definition of ‘performer’ in Section 2(qq) of the Copyright Act, under which the singers claim rights, includes a Singer within its sweep but the “performers’ right implies any visual or acoustic presentation made live by one or more performers. Every performance has to be live in the first instance whether it is before an audience or in a studio.”Representing the singers, ISRA issued a legal notice to Dharma claiming infringement of copyright in respect of their performer rights in the songs ‘Ae Ji O Ji’ from the film ‘Ram Lakhan’, ‘Choli Ke Peeche Kya Hai’ from ‘Khalnayak’ and ‘Saajan ji Ghar Aaye’ from ‘Kuch Kuch Hota Hai’.Performers’ rights were first introduced in the Copyright (Amendment) Act, 2012 by amending Section 38 and introducing Section 38A and 38B to the Copyright Act. The association has claimed that ‘Gunjan Saxena’ commercially utilizes three performances of its singer members which were originally part of earlier cinematograph films.The association prayed that as per the scheme arrived at, the tariff for the performers’ rights was fixed, therefore, Dharma was bound to deposit the said amount before the Court pending final decision.Single Judge bench of Justice Mukta Gupta, hearing the matter relied on the decision of the court in the case of Neha Bhasin Vs. Anand Raj Anand & Another 2006 (32) PTC 779 (Del.), while deferring its order on deposit. It had been held therein that “while the definition of “performer” in Section 2 (qq) of the Copyright Act, 1957 includes within its sweep a singer, section 2(q) defines “performance”, in relation to performer’s right, to mean any visual or acoustic presentation made live by one or more performers. Every performance has to be live in the first instance whether it is before an audience or in a studio. If this performance is recorded and thereafter exploited without the permission of the performer then the performer’s right is infringed. So, as regards performers’ right’s the plaintiff definitely has a serious triable case…..”The court has posted the matter for further hearing on Mar 12, 2021.Click Here To Download Order[Read Order]Subscribe to LiveLaw, enjoy Ad free version and other unlimited features, just INR 599 Click here to Subscribe. All payment options available.loading….Next Storylast_img read more

Students to get insight into top organisations

first_img Previous Article Next Article Related posts:No related photos. A group of students are being given the chance to launch their careers atmajor professional services firms this Friday, as part of an industry-firstcareers event aimed at ethnic minorities. ‘Big 4 Chances – ethnic minorities into professional services’ will let 100students to gain an insight into careers at Deloitte, Ernst & Young, KPMGand PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC). The students will spend the morning at Ernst & Young, where they will hearfrom the four firms about jobs in the sector and will be able to talk to recentgraduates about their experiences. The day ends with a reception hosted by PwC, where the students will be ableto network with senior industry figures. Mark Blythe of event organiser, graduate careers publisher GTI, said:”Professional services firms have recognised that they need to build morediverse workforces to retain their competitive edge.” “The Chances programmes enable top organisations to reach out to thebest ethnic minority graduates,” he added. Comments are closed. Students to get insight into top organisationsOn 23 Mar 2004 in Personnel Todaylast_img read more