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Opening of regulated Netherlands iGaming market postponed

The opening of the Netherlands’ regulated online gambling market is being pushed back by six months in order to give lawmakers more time to establish secondary regulations.

The country’s new remote gambling act was expected to come into force on July 1st, 2020, with the launch of licensed operations planned for [...]

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South Australia to provide extra funding to help problem gamblers

The government of South Australia has introduced new reforms that will see additional funds injected into the state’s Gamblers Rehabilitation Fund to support people at risk of gambling related harm.

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Ballot measure proposed to allow sports betting in California

A coalition of Native American tribes in California have proposed a constitutional amendment to legalise sports betting at the state’s racetracks and tribal casinos.

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HKJC stable staff among 21 arrested for illegal bookmaking in Hong Kong

Anti-corruption authorities in Hong Kong have disrupted an illegal bookmaking syndicate with ties to horse racing.

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Netherlands regulator outlines iGaming licensing requirements

Dutch gambling regulator Kansspelautoriteit (KSA) has released further information about the application requirements for the upcoming licensing process.

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Australia set to begin ISP blocking of unlicensed iGaming sites

The Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) is stepping up its fight against unlicensed online gambling websites by blocking access to Australian consumers.

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Colorado latest US state to legalise sports betting

Colorado voters have narrowly approved a ballot measure to regulate sports betting.

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British parliamentary group calls for £2 online slot stake limit and tighter regulations

Britain’s Gambling Related Harm All-Party Parliamentary Group called on the government Monday to introduce a £2 maximum stake limit for online slot games, similar to the maximum stake limit introduced for fixed-odds betting terminals.

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UK Gambling Commission highlights need to raise standards in Malta

The UK Gambling Commission has advised Malta-based operators and the Malta Gaming Authority of the need to raise standards in the regulation and operation of online gaming.

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Michigan House approves iGaming, Sports Betting and Fantasy Sports bills

Michigan’s House of Representatives approved a package of gambling-related bills Wednesday, including legislation to regulate sports betting and online gaming.

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Finnish consumer authority calls for more effective regulation of gambling

Finland’s Competition and Consumer Authority has concluded that the Finnish gambling monopoly does not provide effective industry supervision or protection to problem gamblers, although it stopped short of recommending a liberalised gambling market.

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Greece set to begin online gaming licensing

Lawmakers in Greece voted Thursday in favour of new online gambling regulations that will see operators fully licensed and regulated for the first time.

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