Speaking at the 16th Kalff Katz & Franssen/IMGL Annual Gaming Industry Event, Netherlands Gambling Authority chairman René Jansen called on operators to demonstrate “responsibility” when the regulated Dutch online market opens.

During his talk, Jansen also announced progress on the Dutch self-exclusion register CRUKS. No further clarity was given, however, on possible changes to the cooling-off period.

Check out a video impression of the event here.

Janshen-Hahnraths Group is looking to hire an in-house lawyer.

LeoVegas has ditched its planned move to upgraded offices in Malta as part of strategic cost-saving measures which could cost the operator more than €6m. Earlier, the operator pulled its Royal Panda brand off the UK market.

Germany’s banks have received fresh warnings from government authorities that they are not allowed to process payments for international online gambling operators.

Nasdaq Stockholm-listed Scout Gaming Group has won a tender to supply its fantasy sports solutions to Norwegian gaming monopoly Norsk Tipping.

Unibet has signed a global sponsorship agreement with the world’s best chess player, Magnus Carlsen, making Unibet Carlsen’s main sponsor in 2020 and 2021.

The Chinese territory of Macau has become a near-ghost town during what is typically the busiest time of year in the world’s biggest casino hub.

Live dealer software supplier Evolution Gaming is to launch in South Africa after it secured a national manufacturer license from the Western Cape Gambling and Racing Board (WCGRB).