CEN COMMITTEE 456 ON ONLINE GAMBLING KICKS OFF

After a formal request by the European Commission this April, the European Committee for Standardization (CEN) has officially commenced the process of setting up the EU online gambling standards. With the head of Belgian regulator in post,...

MARKETING IN GAMBLING FORUM: EOGL SECRETARY-GENERAL AS THE KEY NOTE SPEAKER

The Third International Marketing in Gambling Forum took place on 6 November in Bucharest. The event focused on topics such as ongoing regulatory and operational aspects of marketing/advertising of gambling industry across Europe. The EOGL Secretary-general, Mr....

NOVOMATIC OREDERED TO PAY 2.5M EURO INDEMNITY TO A PROBLEM GAMBLER

Austrian operator Novomatic will need to pay €2.5m in compensation to a gambling addict who for years wagered on the company’s slot machines offer. The Wiener Neustadt Regional High Court assessed the player as a problem gambler....

EOGL SECRETARY-GENERAL AT THE EUROPEAN GAMING CONGRESS

The EOGL Secretary-general, Mr. Zoran Puhač, participated at the European Gaming Congress, on October 16 in Ljubljana, Slovenia. The event brought together almost 100 top-notch industry professionals from 20 countries. Comprised of industry experts, regulators, operators and...