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GiH News Roundup: Dutch Senate publishes second round of questions on remote gaming bill; Paddy Power Betfair enters DFS market

GiH News Roundup: Dutch Senate publishes second round of questions on remote gaming bill; Paddy Power Betfair enters DFS market

Yesterday, the Dutch Senate publicly released the second round of written questions regarding the remote gaming bill. The only political groups submitting questions were CDA and SP (declared opponents of the bill), as well as PvdA. Almost all questions were submitted by CDA and – since there is a clear Senate majority in favor of the bill – are not[Read More…]

GiH News Roundup: Senate to discuss way forward on remote gaming bill and casino reform bill; Betsson employed its 1000th employee in Malta

GiH News Roundup: Senate to discuss way forward on remote gaming bill and casino reform bill; Betsson employed its 1000th employee in Malta

This afternoon, the Permanent Committee for Security and Justice of the Dutch Senate will discuss the way forward with both the remote gaming bill and the casino reform bill. Gaming company Betsson has announced it has just employed its 1000th employee in Malta, whose combined salaries come to €40m. Even though online casinos are still illegal in the country, German-facing[Read More…]

GiH News Roundup: JVH gaming “best managed company;” Novamedia calls for lower charitable contributions; affiliates boycotting GVC

GiH News Roundup: JVH gaming “best managed company;” Novamedia calls for lower charitable contributions; affiliates boycotting GVC

JVH gaming has been named as one of the best managed companies of the Netherlands by consultancy firm Deloitte. Novamedia, owner of three major Dutch lottery brands, is actively lobbying for lower charitable contributions. The Dutch winner of a German lottery must pay an additional tax of €1m, the Appeals Court of Arnhem-Leeuwarden has decided. The local branch of political[Read More…]

GiH News Roundup: Holland Casino sued; desktop still has benefits; Paddy Power Betfair reports 3% drop in Q4 online revenues

GiH News Roundup: Holland Casino sued; desktop still has benefits; Paddy Power Betfair reports 3% drop in Q4 online revenues

Dutch labor union FNV is suing Holland Casino in order to preserve its employees’ job security. State Secretary Klaas Dijkhoff of Security and Justice has officially informed the Dutch Lower House on the granting of various lottery and land-based sports betting licenses by the Netherlands Gaming Authority. Mobile is devouring desktop traffic around the world, but bet365 discovered that desktop[Read More…]

GiH News Roundup: Nederlandse Loterij opens new HQ; Mr Green moves to Nasdaq Stockholm; PokerStars promotes casino vertical

GiH News Roundup: Nederlandse Loterij opens new HQ; Mr Green moves to Nasdaq Stockholm; PokerStars promotes casino vertical

Yesterday, Nederlandse Loterij officially opened its new headquarters. Mr Green is expected to commence trading on the Nasdaq Stockholm from the end of November. PokerStars launched its very first TV ad for its casino vertical. Paddy Power Betfair is listed among the top 20 FTSE companies having the highest proportion of females at a senior management level. The firm acknowledged[Read More…]

GiH News Roundup: Successful networking event; Holland Casino bets on social involvement; Donald Trump spells end of online gaming in the US

GiH News Roundup: Successful networking event; Holland Casino bets on social involvement; Donald Trump spells end of online gaming in the US

Last night, we were happy to welcome some new as well as many familiar faces at the well-attended Gaming in Holland business drinks and networking event. Discussions were lively and, we hope, informative. It was good to catch up. We hope to see you again soon! The Holland Casino branch in Eindhoven has joined “Samen voor Eindhoven,” an organization dedicated[Read More…]