A Belgian court has annulled Casinos Austria’s online license in the country for offering casino games and sports betting through a single online domain.

The European Gaming and Betting Association (EGBA) has reiterated its call for a unified European online gambling code.

Norway’s gambling regulator has warned newspapers that they are effectively carrying illegal gambling advertising if they include odds offered by unlicensed operators in articles.

Danish state-owned operator Danske Spil has revealed an 8% rise in its online revenues for the first half of 2019, with revenues rising to DKK1.06bn.

Finnish monopoly operator Veikkaus has revealed a 3.5% year-on-year drop in gross gaming revenue for the first half of 2019, with revenues falling to €844m.

Stockholm-listed casino games developer NetEnt has agreed the first acquisition in its history, with a deal to take control of slot specialist Red Tiger Gaming worth up to £220m (€245.3m).

William Hill has promoted former Betsson CEO Ulrik Bengtsson to the role of group chief executive (CEO), replacing Philip Bowcock who is set to leave the operator after three years at the helm.

Gaming Innovation Group (GiG) has announced previous COO Richard Brown has become the supplier’s Acting CEO, as Robin Reed vacates the position with immediate effect.

The UK Gambling Commission has suspended EveryMatrix’s operating license with immediate effect and instigated a review into the online gaming software supplier.

Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte has announced that he will not bow to pressure from China to ban online gaming in the country.