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Arcade hall operator JVH gaming and the shareholders of Flamingo Casino, a Dutch gaming operator with 15 casinos and more than 200 employees, have reached an agreement on the acquisition of Flamingo Casino by JVH gaming. No financial details were disclosed.

Is this the beginning of further consolidation in the Dutch land-based market?

MPs Stieneke van der Graaf (ChristenUnie) and Madeleine van Toorenburg (CDA) tabled parliamentary questions on the recent suicide of a problem gambler. The aim of their questions appears to be to introduce further voluntary restrictions on payments to unlicensed online gaming operators.

Ironically, both ChristenUnie and CDA voted against the remote gaming bill, which introduces non-voluntary, legally enforceable restrictions on offering payment services to unlicensed operators.

According to its latest estimates, the Dutch government is likely to collect considerably less gambling taxes in 2018 than previously expected: €509m instead of €540m.

Three family members and local slot machine operators in the Dutch province of Drenthe are being charged with cross-border tax evasion.

The Netherlands Gaming Authority has further clarified the rules surrounding the popular Fun4Four slot machines.

GVC shareholders are rebelling over £67m in proposed executive pay awarded to two of the company’s bosses.

LeoVegas is taking proactive measures to raise the bar for responsible gaming by registering with GAMSTOP, a central system in the British market that has been created to enable customers to restrict their gambling with all online gambling companies licensed in UK.

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