Charity lotteries have now been designated Dutch “intangible cultural heritage.”
The city council of The Hague has approved the coming of a Legoland to the beach resort of Scheveningen, with the result that two local casinos now will have to move. Controversially, one of these two casinos has been designated to be relocated to a poor neighborhood.
Tuesday’s winner of a €23.5m Belgian Euromillions prize has not come forward yet.
Online casino technology supplier NetEnt saw revenue and earnings rise more than one-quarter in 2016 as the UK became the company’s top market for the first time. Given the regulatory uncertainties in its Nordic home markets, NetEnt’s geographical diversification is a welcome development.
Live gaming technology provider Evolution Gaming saw its revenue rise by more than one-half in 2016 as customers demanded greater choice from online gambling operators.
Novomatic expects to achieve more than €4bn in combined revenues for the first time, for fiscal year 2016.
Technology supplier NYX Gaming Group has agreed a seven-year partnership with Spanish operator Luckia Games.
Australian gambling firm Tabcorp is set to face a record fine of A$45m (€32.7m) over anti-money laundering failures.