Dublin, Ireland

Irish Government approves publication of Gambling Regulation Bill

The Government of Ireland has approved the publication of a long-awaited bill to regulate online and land-based gambling.

Irish premier Micheál Martin described today’s Cabinet approval [...]

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PokerStars and Paddy Power unite to sponsor Irish Poker Open

Flutter Entertainment brands PokerStars and Paddy Power have been unveiled as the new sponsors of the Irish Poker Open.

The tournament takes place at the RDS [...]

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Anne Marie Caulfield appointed as first Irish gambling regulator

The Irish government has named Anne Marie Caulfield as CEO designate of the country’s soon-to-be established Gambling Regulatory Authority.

Legislation is currently being prepared for publication [...]

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Ian Brown-Flutter Entertainment

Flutter Entertainment names replacement for Conor Grant as UK & Ireland CEO

Flutter Entertainment’s UK and Ireland chief executive Conor Grant will step down from his role before the end of this year, handing the reins to [...]

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bet365 becomes PGA Tour’s first international partner outside North America

Leading betting operator bet365 has signed a deal to become an official betting operator of the PGA Tour.

The three-year content and marketing agreement sees bet365 [...]

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Flutter Entertainment

Flutter Entertainment adds former Eir CEO Carolan Lennon to board

London-listed betting and gaming operator Flutter Entertainment has strengthened its board of directors with the appointment of former Eir chief executive Carolan Lennon.

Lennon will take [...]

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Soft2Bet approved to expand into Ireland

Malta-based iGaming supplier and operator Soft2Bet will launch its services in Ireland for the first time after securing approval from the Irish Revenue Commissioners.

Soft2Bet’s entry [...]

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Lottoland launches new £5m jackpot bingo game

Gibraltar-based online lotto betting operator Lottoland has launched a new online 90 ball bingo game, which offers a record-breaking jackpot of £5m.

The Vault takes place [...]

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Flutter agrees new strategic partnership with Racecourse Media Group

London-listed betting and gaming operator Flutter Entertainment and Racecourse Media Group (RMG) have agreed a new long-term partnership through to 2028.

The wide-ranging agreement involves streaming [...]

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Dublin, Ireland

Ireland outlines new regulatory framework for gambling

The government of Ireland plans to have a new national gambling regulator in place by 2023 to license and regulate online and land-based operators.

Having approved [...]

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888sport sponsors Cheltenham’s opening Showcase meeting

Online sports betting operator 888sport has been named as the official betting partner of Cheltenham’s opening two-day Showcase meeting.

888sport will sponsor four races across the meeting, which [...]

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Sinn Féin introduces bill to ban gambling on credit in Ireland

Lawmakers in Ireland have introduced legislation to ban the use of credit cards for gambling.

The bill introduced by opposition party Sinn Féin would officially ban [...]

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