ARTICLES FROM AROUND THE WORLD
The following curated news articles provide a global snapshot of the latest regulatory news from the last month.
These articles are provided by IAGR media partner, Focus Gaming News.
23 March 2022
Portugal – The Portuguese gambling regulator the Serviço de Regulação e Inspeção de Jogos (SRIJ) has brought in a new rule prohibiting odds postings for live sports events.
16 March 2022
Trinidad and Tobago – Finance minister Colm Imbert has announced the launch a new regulator, the Gambling Control Commission (GCC), to govern and monitor gambling activities in Trinidad and Tobago.
25 March 2022
Brazil – The Brazilian Chamber of Deputies has issued a favourable opinion on the text that would legalise games of chance, including casinos, bingo halls and Jogo do Bicho.
28 March 2022
Netherlands – KSA chair René Jansen has said initial estimates on the size of the Dutch online gaming market appear to have been exaggerated.
25 March 2022
Haushalter compared the current state of the market with the .com boom of the late 1990s and early 21st Century.
28 February 2022
France – L’Autorité Nationale des Jeux has issued new guidelines following its condemnation of an “oversaturation” of gambling advertising during Euro 2020.
08 February 2022
The Executive Council of Gauteng has named the lawyer Anthea Platt SC as the new chair of the Gauteng Gambling Board.