The Dutch Senate is currently scheduled to continue its debate on the Remote Gaming Bill and Casino Reform Bill on Tuesday February 12, 14:05-15:45 CET.
Later today, the Minister for Legal Protection Sander Dekker, will also send in his written responses to the three further questions that senators asked regarding additional measures to keep illegal online operators away from the Dutch market. This letter itself has not been made public yet.
Proposed changes in the basis on which sports betting tax is calculated – 29% of GGR instead of 29% on prizes of more than €449, could lead to (€) the disappearance of horse racing in the Netherlands, stakeholders warn.
Swedish gambling regulator Spelinspektionen has revealed that its Spelpaus.se self-exclusion program has now attracted more than 20,000 registrations.
The UK Gambling Commission has announced new rules which online operators must follow to make gambling safer and fairer. The new rules will ensure that operators verify customers’ age and identity details faster.
Now that the new Swedish iGaming regulation is up and running, LeoVegas expects to derive more than 50% of its revenues from regulated markets.
Catena Media is not ready to turn its back on M&A opportunities after the company’s financial results revealed a slowdown in organic growth towards the end of 2018.
Bookmaker Ladbrokes Coral is telling shop staff to sign up as many gamblers as possible to online accounts if they want to avoid being among 5,000 employees it plans to make redundant, the Guardian has learned.
Scientific Games has partnered with National Lottery Bulgaria to launch a series of online slot games.
The US Department of Justice’s online gambling views are under simultaneous attack by at least two state attorneys-general and the association representing all US lottery operators.