Media entrepreneur John de Mol’s Talpa Network and the Royal Dutch Football Association (KNVB) will launch an online platform, VoetbalTV, for broadcasting amateur soccer matches.

Yesterday, the Dutch Lower House voted to approve a temporary gaming tax rate increase of 1.1%, increasing the Dutch gambling tax rate to 30.1%. The temporary increase is expected to last until 1 January 2019, six months after the anticipated enactment of the remote gaming bill.

An amendment proposed by MP Aukje de Vries (VVD), which would limit the duration of the temporary tax rate increase to one year at most, was defeated.

Last night, many SIGMA’17 attendees from both the Netherlands and other countries joined Gaming in Holland and LeaseWeb for drinks at The Thirsty Barber, one of Malta’s most popular bars.

Third quarter financial results for the world’s biggest companies in online poker show that the industry enjoying another impressive period of growth.

Golden Palace Group is to enhance its online gaming offering in Belgium after picking up an A+ license in the country.

Betsson Group has joined forces with Scout Gaming to launch a daily fantasy sports (DFS) platform.

Illegal sports wagering now accounts for 97% of all US sports betting, according to a new analysis by market data provider H2 Gambling Capital.

Lottery betting operator Lottoland has continued its international expansion with the launch of a new US subsidiary.

William Hill is in “preliminary discussions” regarding a potential merger between its Australia-facing business and CrownBet.