Ahead of tomorrow’s decisive debate on the Remote Gaming Bill in the Dutch Senate, Minister for Legal Protection Sander Dekker proposes a blackout period for online operators who “actively” seek to attract Dutch customers
A shutdown in British horse racing due to an outbreak of equine influenza is costing the bookmaking industry tens of millions of pounds, and could get much worse if the outbreak is prolonged.
Poland’s leading betting operator STS is launching online sports betting, casino, virtual sports and eSports operations in multiple European markets under licenses obtained from regulators in Malta and the UK.
William Hill is reviewing its media planning and ad buying efforts in the UK.
UK problem gambling treatment provider GamCare has launched a new social responsibility quality kitemark for the gambling industry. Bet365, Betsson, PaddyPower Betfair, Camelot, JPJ Group and Genting are among the first operators currently going through the accreditation assessment process.
The US Department of Justice should not end online gambling to appease Trump donor Sheldon Adelson, says former H.W. Bush associate deputy attorney general Peter Ferrara:
I have never come across a decision as corrupt, unethical and legally bankrupt as the one the Justice Department made public last month, reversing a 2011 ruling that allowed states to legalize and regulate online gambling within their borders. The reversal seems to be nothing short of a handout to casino owner and top Republican donor Sheldon Adelson.