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Playson granted approval to launch in Greece

Playson has become the latest gaming supplier to be granted a licence to enter Greece’s regulated iGaming market.

The approval from the Hellenic Gaming Commission (HGC) sees a wide range of popular Playson titles licensed in Greece, including Solar Queen, Wolf Power: Hold and Win and Legend of Cleopatra Megaways.

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Swedish Court of Appeal lowers penalty fees for self-exclusion failings

Sweden’s Court of Appeal has lowered the penalty fees issued to Aspire Global subsidiary AG Communications and Genesis Global over failures to implement the country’s self-exclusion programme on their sites.

AG Communications and Genesis Global failed to have a functioning connection with Spelpaus.se for 33 and 9 days respectively following the [...]

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VBET secures license approval in Ukraine

BetConstruct’s VBET brand has secured license approval to launch online poker and casino games in Ukraine.

The company secured license approval on May 31 from Ukraine’s Gambling and Lotteries Commission (KRAIL), including the first online poker license awarded under the country’s new gambling legislation, which came into force in 2020.

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Penn National Gaming

Penn National Gaming cleared to acquire Hollywood Casino Perryville

New York-listed racing and gaming operator Penn National Gaming has received final approval from the Maryland Lottery and Gaming Control Commission to acquire Hollywood Casino Perryville.

Penn National entered into a definitive agreement with Gaming and Leisure Properties (GLPI) in December to acquire the operations of Hollywood Casino Perryville for $31.1m in [...]

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SkillOnNet partners Caesars to launch PlayOJO brand in New Jersey

SkillOnNet has entered into a market access deal with casino operator Caesars Entertainment to launch its PlayOJO brand online in New Jersey.

The agreement will see SkillOnNet debut its PlayOJO brand on its own proprietary software to players in the Garden State, pending regulatory approval.

“This is a milestone opportunity for SkillOnNet. [...]

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Play’n GO secures new supplier licence in Greece

Slot developer Play'n GO has become one of the first companies to be granted a supplier licence from the Hellenic Gaming Commission.

The licence will allow the supplier to launch its content in Greece's newly regulated iGaming market, including popular titles such as The Green Knight, Rich Wilde & The Amulet [...]

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WatchandWager secures licence approval in West Virginia

Shares in Webis Holding soared by more than 13 per cent in London Tuesday after the operator’s WatchandWager subsidiary was granted approval to launch online in West Virginia.

The new Advanced Deposit Wagering (ADW) licence from the West Virginia Racing Commission allows WatchandWager to accept online horse wagers from state residents.

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Gaming Realms approved to launch Slingo in Pennsylvania

London-listed gaming supplier Gaming Realms has been granted approval to launch its content in Pennsylvania’s regulated iGaming market.

The Interactive Gaming Manufacturer Licence was issued by the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board, and marks the supplier’s third US state licence after New Jersey and Michigan.

The licence will allow Gaming Realms to provide [...]

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LuckyDays.com issued €440,000 fine by Dutch gambling regulator

Dutch gambling regulator Kansspelautoriteit (KSA) has imposed a €440,000 fine on Raging Rhino’s LuckyDays.com site for targeting Dutch players over a three-month period last year.

An investigation by the regulator found that the Curacao-licensed site allowed players from the Netherlands to gambling using Dutch payment processor iDEAL, and referred to an [...]

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Betsson approved for online gaming and betting launch in Greece

Stockholm-listed operator Betsson has been granted online gaming and sports betting licences by the Hellenic Gaming Commission (HGC) to launch its flagship brand in Greece.

The seven-year licences will allow the operator to launch Betsson.gr in the country in the coming weeks, offering Greek players a range of products including sports [...]

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Wazdan enters US iGaming market

Malta-based gaming supplier Wazdan is set to launch its games portfolio in the United States for the first time, having secured approval in New Jersey.

The transactional waiver from the New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement (NJDGE) will allow the supplier to roll out its portfolio of games online in the [...]

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Further 11 Tribes agree Washington State sports betting compact amendments

The Washington State Gambling Commission has reached a tentative agreement with a further 11 federally recognized tribes to allow them to offer sports betting under amended gaming compacts.

This adds to the four gaming compact amendments previously agreed between the commission and the Tulalip, Suquamish, Kalispel, and Snoqualmie tribes, with the [...]

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