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NGB clarifies that online gambling in South Africa remains illegal

The South African National Gambling Board has issued a statement this week concerning the legality of online gambling. There have ...

18 Sep 2020

888sport becomes betting partner of the NFL in the UK

Betting operator 888sport announced that it has signed a sports betting partnership agreement with the National Football League (NFL) in ...

14 Sep 2020

GVC actively supporting English lower leagues’ football

British GVC Holdings PLC is launching an investment program to support grassroots sports in the UK. It will be helping ...

7 Sep 2020

Interwetten’s Dominic Beier leaves role

Dominic Beier has stepped down from his position as Interwetten Sports’ Speaker of the Board. The 29-year-old had joined the ...

2 Sep 2020

UK adopts measures to reduce underage online ads exposure

BGC, the UK’s Betting and Gaming Council, has announced the implementation of a new set of measures in order to ...

28 Aug 2020

Vbet lands AS Monaco sponsorship deal

Online sportsbook and casino operator Vbet will be sponsoring French Ligue 1 powerhouse AS Monaco. The deal includes seasons 2020-2021 ...

25 Aug 2020

Betfred extends sponsorship of World Snooker Championship

UK-based bookmaker Betfred has announced the extension of its World Snooker Championship sponsorship until 2022. It is considered the biggest ...

20 Aug 2020

Melbet launches in Kenya

European sports betting firm Melbet is expanding its presence in Africa by entering the Kenyan market. After already operating in ...

17 Aug 2020

Matchbook suspension lifted by the UKGC

The UK Gambling Commission has lifted the ban on sports betting exchange Matchbook. The brand, running under operator Triplebet, had ...

14 Aug 2020

President Zelensky signs Ukrainian gambling bill

Ukraine’s president Volodymyr Zelensky has put pen to paper on bill 2285D, as expected since last month’s triumphant voting in ...

11 Aug 2020

Greece announces 7-year gambling licenses

Yesterday, August 6th, the new legislation covering the online gambling market came into effect. It was published in the governments’ ...

7 Aug 2020

Interwetten named Golden Sponsor of the Greek Super League

Interwetten has signed a three-year deal with the Greek Super League, commencing the coming September, that will see them being ...

4 Aug 2020

Bulgaria to abolish the State Gambling Commission

A new bill that is set to abolish the existing gambling regulator in Bulgaria and hand its duties to the ...

27 Jul 2020

1xBet UK acquired by TonyBet

1xBet Group has signed a Trademark License Agreement with TonyBet, which has a valid license issued by the UKGC. The ...

23 Jul 2020

Ukraine’s Supreme Council is set to legalise gambling

The Supreme Council of Ukraine (Verkhovna Rada) has held a voting last week, resulting in a victorious 248-95 at the ...

21 Jul 2020

European Commission to review Holland’s next online gambling steps

It’s been almost one and a half years since the Remote Gambling Act (RGA) was approved in Holland. Officials have ...

16 Jul 2020

Spain set to ban gambling ads on clubs’ football shirts

Gambling companies are set to be banned from featuring on football teams’ shirts, starting season 2020/2021. This new ruling comes ...

13 Jul 2020

STS completes takeover of betting tech provider BetSys

STS, the biggest Polish bookmaker, has taken its development one step further by taking over BetSys, the software provider that ...

9 Jul 2020

Roberto Carlos is the new Betwinner brand ambassador for LATAM

Betwinner has announced that it has signed an exclusive deal with Brazilian football legend Roberto Carlos, which appoints him as ...

6 Jul 2020

Norway to get gambling laws unified

The Norwegian Ministry of Culture is considering unifying the country’s gambling laws under a new piece of legislation. This means ...

1 Jul 2020

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