As predicted, Betsson’s complaint against the Netherlands Gaming Authority, with which the company sought to prevent the Dutch regulator from taking steps against its Kroon Casino and Oranje Casino brands in accordance with the gaming authority’s recently tightened enforcement policy, was ruled inadmissible by the preliminary injunction court in The Hague.

The Rwandan start-up EarthEnable has won the Postcode Lottery Green Challenge 2017 and received €500,000.

The last 29 cars that were left in the parking garage of Holland Casino Groningen were salvaged yesterday.

Sweden’s unregulated market saw a 17% year-on-year rise in revenues to SEK 2.7bn for H1, gambling authority Lotteriinspektionen has reported.

After revealing double-digit revenue and earnings growth in the first six months of 2017 up to June 30, GVC indicated a desire to seek more acquisitions.

SBC Event’s second annual Betting on Sports Conference kicked off yesterday at the Olympia in London. Following Sky Bet’s controversial decision to terminate its affiliate program, the subject of affiliates was discussed in great depth. A video recap of day 1 is available here.

The Florida Lottery has resumed operations after Hurricane Irma.

Colombia’s gaming regulator Coljuegos has issued its second online gaming license to Corredor Empresarial, operator of Kambi-powered Betplay.com.co.

A pair of Australian researchers have won an Ig Nobel prize for studying the effects of proximity to crocodiles on gambling behavior.

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