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GiH News Roundup: Netherlands Gambling Authority Chairman calls on industry to demonstrate responsibility; LeoVegas announces cost-cutting measures

GiH News Roundup: Netherlands Gambling Authority Chairman calls on industry to demonstrate responsibility; LeoVegas announces cost-cutting measures

Speaking at the 19th 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.

GiH News Roundup: Holland Casino to close smoking areas; Europe’s online gambling market shows double-digit growth

GiH News Roundup: Holland Casino to close smoking areas; Europe’s online gambling market shows double-digit growth

Due to recent court ruling, Holland Casino will be forced to close its smoking areas on April 1, 2020. The complete smoking ban is likely to negatively impact the operator’s revenues.

Gaming in Holland Newsletter- German States Agree on New Gambling Treaty …and More!

Limited Places Available for Next Week’s GiH Lunch @ICE 2020 We still have a limited number of places available for the Gaming in Holland Lunch on Wednesday February 5 at ICE 2020 in London. Operators interested in acquiring a Dutch remote gaming license, as well as tech providers are expressly invited. Remember: the license application period is expected to open[Read More…]

GiH News Roundup: Dutch court confirms affiliate marketing ban; EGBA welcomes German gambling regulation

GiH News Roundup: Dutch court confirms affiliate marketing ban; EGBA welcomes German gambling regulation

The Council of State, the Netherlands’ highest administrative court, upheld the legitimacy of a cease and desist order issued by the Netherlands Gambling Authority against Malta-based affiliate business Content Publishing Ltd, a Betsson subsidiary.

GiH News Roundup: German States agree on new gambling treaty; operators “should take responsibility,” UKGC chairman says

GiH News Roundup: German States agree on new gambling treaty; operators “should take responsibility,” UKGC chairman says

The German federal states have agreed in principle on a treaty that will allow country-wide online gambling – including poker and virtual slots – in the future.

Gaming in Holland Newsletter – Operators Invited to Join Us for the Gaming in Holland Lunch @ICE 2020 …and More!

Gaming in Holland Newsletter – Operators Invited to Join Us for the Gaming in Holland Lunch @ICE 2020 …and More!

UK Gambling Becoming the “New Tobacco?” The UK, Europe’s biggest and most important gambling market, is becoming increasingly hostile to the regulated gambling industry. For instance, Claire Murdoch, head of mental health for the country’s National Health Service (NHS) recently wrote a scalding letter to the chief executives of five major gambling companies stating that incentives offered by companies to[Read More…]

GiH News Roundup: UK gambling industry under fire; gambling being positioned as the “new tobacco?”

GiH News Roundup: UK gambling industry under fire; gambling being positioned as the “new tobacco?”

The UK National Health Service has demanded urgent action from the gambling industry to cut gambling addiction.

GiH News Roundup: Dutch Senate groups continue to push for gambling advertising ban; number of female problem in UK gamblers growing faster than men

GiH News Roundup: Dutch Senate groups continue to push for gambling advertising ban; number of female problem in UK gamblers growing faster than men

A vocal minority in the Dutch Senate continues to push for a gambling advertising ban. There is, however, virtually no chance they will succeed.

Gaming in Holland Newsletter – Dutch Regulatory Changes Negatively Impact Kindred Group’s Q4 Profits …and More!

Gaming in Holland Newsletter – Dutch Regulatory Changes Negatively Impact Kindred Group’s Q4 Profits …and More!

Don’t Miss the Holland Party at ICE 2020! As customary, Eurocoin Gaming will organize yet another one of its famous Holland Parties at the upcoming ICE 2020 trade show in London. The Holland Party 2020 will take place on Wednesday, February 5 at the TOP 1 Forever Restaurant, starting at 18:00. For more information on the event and instructions on[Read More…]

GiH News Roundup: despite ad ban, Italian online betting operators post revenue increase; British bookmakers brace for ban on credit card betting

GiH News Roundup: despite ad ban, Italian online betting operators post revenue increase; British bookmakers brace for ban on credit card betting

Despite the country’s ad ban, Italian online sports betting operators reported €1.59 billion in revenues in 2019, a 7.4% increase compared to the previous year.