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GiH News Roundup: parliamentary questions on Caribbean-based gambling; UK Competition and Markets Authority targets online promotions

GiH News Roundup: parliamentary questions on Caribbean-based gambling; UK Competition and Markets Authority targets online promotions

Dutch MP Ronald van Raak (SP) tabled a long list of written questions on the Netherlands’ responsibility for the offshore gambling industry on the Caribbean islands of Aruba, Curaçao, and Sint Maarten. The next Slot Academy training course takes place 10-12 April in Leiden, The Netherlands. Download the course agenda here. The UK Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) found that[Read More…]

GiH News Roundup: Sweden to propose an online gambling tax rate of 18% of GGR; join us for the 2nd Annual Live Gaming Summit

GiH News Roundup: Sweden to propose an online gambling tax rate of 18% of GGR; join us for the 2nd Annual Live Gaming Summit

Additional details of the proposed future Swedish online gambling regulation, including a tax rate of 18% of GGR, have now been revealed. It’s better live! Join us for the 2nd Annual Live Gaming Summit @Casino Barcelona on 26 April, 2018: Since its modest and pioneering start ten years ago, live casino gaming has become a key income generator for the[Read More…]

GiH News Roundup: possible tube strikes during ICE; big data helps prevent gambling addiction; live gaming on the rise

GiH News Roundup: possible tube strikes during ICE; big data helps prevent gambling addiction; live gaming on the rise

Visitors to ICE 2017 may have to deal with tube strikes. Holland Casino is looking to hire a senior spokesperson / communications adviser. Veikkaus, one of the leading money gaming companies in Europe is using big data analytics to create a 360-degree view of customers, which, among other things, helps to identify those customers who show signs of gambling addiction.[Read More…]

GiH News Roundup: the need for an industry vision; the remote gaming bill revisited; free drinks in Vegas; more live dealer games in Italy

GiH News Roundup: the need for an industry vision; the remote gaming bill revisited; free drinks in Vegas; more live dealer games in Italy

Gaming consultant Daniel Waugh at Regulus Partners comments on the latest proposals by the UK Government to enforce strict regulation: “[…] it is not actually the role of government to articulate a more positive vision for gambling. It is up to the industry itself – and in recent years it has not done a particularly effective job of this. […][Read More…]