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GiH News Roundup: WSOP returns to Rotterdam; Swedish regulator receives 22 license applications on first day of submissions

GiH News Roundup: WSOP returns to Rotterdam; Swedish regulator receives 22 license applications on first day of submissions

The 2018-19 World Series of Poker International Circuit will visit Holland Casino Rotterdam from August 31 through September 8, 2018. The Dutch state has withdrawn its appeal in cassation against an earlier decision by the Appeals Court in The Hague with regard to the specific height of the tax adjustments that were imposed on a Dutch online poker player. The[Read More…]

GiH News Roundup: Netherlands Gaming Authority releases annual report; Dutch gov’t informs Lower House of match-fixing strategy

GiH News Roundup: Netherlands Gaming Authority releases annual report; Dutch gov’t informs Lower House of match-fixing strategy

The Netherlands Gaming Authority has released its 2017 annual report. Chairman Jan Suyver notes that the regulator currently has only limited powers to fight illegal online gambling and calls on the Dutch government and legislature to make haste with enacting the remote gaming bill. The Dutch government has officially informed the Lower House regarding its latest efforts and proposals to[Read More…]

GiH News Roundup: Playtech eyeing Dutch remote market; Netherlands Gaming Authority simplifies probity screening form

GiH News Roundup: Playtech eyeing Dutch remote market; Netherlands Gaming Authority simplifies probity screening form

The Netherlands Gaming Authority has introduced a new, simplified form to screen prospective land-based slot machine operators with regard to the demands of the Public Administration (Probity Screening) Act (Wet Bibob). During an unannounced inspection, the Netherlands Gaming Authority discovered illegal sports betting equipment in a drinking establishment in the city of Nijmegen. Playtech’s strategy is to focus on investing[Read More…]

GiH News Roundup: demolition of Holland Casino Groningen starts; Betsson prepares launch of Spain-facing sportsbook

GiH News Roundup: demolition of Holland Casino Groningen starts; Betsson prepares launch of Spain-facing sportsbook

The demolition of the burned out Holland Casino branch in Groningen has started. In more upbeat news, Holland Casino is also sponsoring the Dutch bobsled team, as shown in this video. Betsson is planning to launch a Spain-facing sportsbook brand that will be powered by BetConstruct’s sports betting platform. PokerStars’ hybrid online poker game Power Up has returned to the[Read More…]