Sweden in the News — Weekly Round-up for December 28, 2018

2018-12-28
More Swedish Licence Awards Publicised 888, Videoslots and Paf all ready to go on January 1's re-regulated online market Sweden's regulator Lotteriinspektionen has announced three more additions to its rapidly expanding list of licensee preparing to enter the newly re-regulated...

Slovakia President Vetoes New Gambling Act (Update)

2018-12-28
Back to the drawing board Slovakian President Andrej Kiska has vetoed the new Gambling Act passed by the country’s parliament earlier this month, TASR reports. Kiska recommended the act be rejected in its entirety saying the gambling industry requires a...

Former Sheriff Gaming Execs Handed Jail Sentences (Update)

2018-12-28
Stijn Flapper, Maurice Gregoire and Michel Gregoire reportedly jailed on illegal gambling, money laundering and tax evasion charges The fate of former Sheriff Gaming execs Stijn Flapper, Maurice Gregoire and Michel Gregoire was concluded in a Dutch court this week,...

Norway in the News — Weekly Round-up for December 21, 2018

2018-12-21
Kindred Group To Take On Norwegian Apple App Store Ban Files law suit against National gambling authority Kindred Group has reportedly filed legal papers against the Norwegian gambling regulator, Lotteri- og stiftelsestilsynet for its part in having payment transfers blocked...

New Spanish Advisory Committee On Responsible Gambling

2018-12-21
CAJR has some heavyweight industry execs on board Spain's new regulator-approved advisory committee for responsible gambling (‘Consejo Asesor del Juego Responsible – CAJR’) formed early this month (see previous InfoPowa reports) has already attracted some influential industry support. Local media...