The Dutch government currently aims to privatize state-owned Holland Casino in 2020, said State Secretary Menno Snel of Finance.

Consumentenbond, the most prominent Dutch consumer protection organization, has petitioned the Netherlands Gaming Authority to take enforcement action against De Nationale Postcode Loterij for sending out advertising mailers resembling payment reminders.

The Council of State, the Netherlands’ highest administrative court, has upheld the €200,000 fine which had been issued by the Netherlands Gaming Authority in 2014 to the Antigua and Barbuda-based online operator E-club Ltd.

A report published by Polish legal association Graj Legalnie has claimed that despite a recent amendment to the country’s gambling act, over 60% of the Polish gambling market is still controlled by unlicensed bookmakers.

Germany-facing operators have downplayed the regulatory risk to their businesses following Novomatic’s exit from the market last week.

PokerStars has become the very first operator to share its online poker player pool between Spain and France, a key milestone in the path towards opening the player pools in regulated European markets.

French operator Winamax has launched its own in-house poker and sports TV channel.

Prompted by a combination of industry interest and its own initiative to confront an increasingly important issue, The Totally Gaming Academy launches its latest course offer Responsible Gaming at ICE 2018, at the Totally Gaming Academy Theatre.

Betfred has agreed to become the new title sponsor of the UK Rugby Championship and League 1 club competitions.

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