Europe

The Legislature of Bulgaria
Compliance 28-07-2020

The Legislature of Bulgaria Sanctions the Bill to Abolish Current Gambling Regulator

Last week, the Bulgarian National Assembly passed the amendments of second reading about the law on gambling. It aims to rebuild some resemblance of measures over the Bulgarian online as well as land-based casinos. Amendments in the Bill During Its First Reading The Bill 054-01-51 to supplement and amend the Gambling Act came into existence […]

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David Haye
Casino News 28-07-2020

Boxing Champ Represents Grosvenor Casino, UK Casino Lockdown Drains Million In Revenue

Meanwhile, casinos in the UK are losing millions in revenue because of the prolonged lockdowns imposed by the government. The gambling industry in Europe is becoming livelier. More and more casinos are reopening as countries loosen strict restrictions imposed to prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus. Poker tournaments started resuming following the events hosted […]

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england casinos reopen
Casino News 27-07-2020

England Casinos Reopens August 1, Scotland and Wales Not Willing To Gamble

Casinos in the UK remained closed since March 21because of the threat of the novel coronavirus. Gamblers and investors are thrilled to hear the news except for gambling fans in Scotland and Wales. The shutdown of the casinos in the UK took away the jobs of thousands of people. Government lockdowns stole millions in revenue […]

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germany online casinos regulation
Casino News 24-07-2020

Germany Goes Hard On Online Casinos

Nevertheless, the German government said that to avoid prosecution, online casino operators should just follow the new rules formulated under the new federal gambling treaty. The German media company NDR reported on Thursday that the country has established a working group composed of representatives from different state law firms. The report added that the group […]

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Genesis seek to appeal
Casino News 24-07-2020

Genesis Global Seeks To Appeal License Suspension In UK

Some people with insider knowledge about the issue have noted that the casino operator failed to check several compliances required by the government. However, the exact issue were not specified by the government. The United Kingdom Gambling Commission (UKGC) suspended the operating license of Genesis Global earlier this week. This means that the company was […]

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basketball uk
Casino News 23-07-2020

Basketball Could Become UK’s Next Big Betting Market

The UK allowed its sports betting industry to go legal through the Gambling Act of 2005. The act has entitled the UK Gambling Commission to approve licenses and supervise operations of online gambling platforms. The legislation has aimed at protecting gamblers against criminal activities and ensuring that they don’t commit gambling-related crimes. The legislation also […]

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Alberto Garzon
Casino News 23-07-2020

Spain Online Gambling Restrictions Take Effect in October

The decision was confirmed by the country’s Minister of Consumer Affairs Alberto Garzon. Mr. Garzon added that he will be urging the government’s Council of State to approve the new gambling advertising regulations by December. Given this timeline, the new regulations should receive final approval from the Council of Ministers by October. Stricter regulations The […]

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artificial intelligence technology
Casino News 22-07-2020

UK Online Casino Adapts Artificial Intelligence Technology

Online gambling is rapid as new developments in technology emerge. For decades, people needed to travel and spend unnecessary amounts to enjoy a casino gambling experience. Thanks to technology, they can now enjoy the same level of experience while sitting comfortably on their couch. The advancement in technology boosted the development in online gambling, and […]

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Grosvenor Casinos
Casino News 22-07-2020

Grosvenor Casinos Greenlights Reopening UK Establishments

The casino is joining the ranks of several casinos and betting shops in the country that have slowly opened their businesses now that the coronavirus pandemic is beginning to subside. Although the UK did allow the reopening of casinos and similar establishments, the government is setting strict guidelines in order to make sure the proper […]

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fired due to covid
Casino News 21-07-2020

UK Casino May Cut Up To 1,600 Jobs Due To COVID-19

The GMB trade union is strongly against this proposal claiming that this is a “serious slap in the face” of the casino’s employees. The U.K. is one of the hardest hit of the early surge of COVID-19 cases. In order to curb the spread of the virus the country was forced to close almost all […]

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