Latvian gambling regulator the Lotteries and Gambling Supervisory Inspection (IAUI) has revealed that 127 people have so far accessed new, state-funded psychologist support for consumers affected by gambling-related problems.
Dutch Member of Parliament Roelof Bisschop of Christian Right political party the Dutch Reformed Political Party (SGP) has sponsored an amendment that would increase the nation’s gambling taxes in order to fund an expansion of Dutch student grant system.
Dumitru Mihalescul, member of the Romanian Chamber of Deputies, has called for tighter gambling regulations in the country in a parliamentary question to the head of the country’s National Office for Gambling, Marius-Sebastian Ionescu.
Online gaming solutions provider Aspire Global has reported a year-on-year rise in revenue for the third quarter, but also saw operating income slip 23.3% due to higher costs associated with expansion into new markets.
Betclic Everest Group’s bet-at-home subsidiary has put a year-on-year increase in both revenue and earnings during the first three quarters of the year down to focused marketing efforts in core European markets.
PokerStars has become the first online poker brand to go live in Pennsylvania after it launched in the state in partnership with Fox Bet, the joint venture between its parent company The Stars Group and broadcaster Fox Sports.
iGaming content developer and aggregation platform provider Relax Gaming has named former Kindred Group executive Tommi Maijala as its new chief executive, with his predecessor Daniel Eskola shifting to a new role as chief commercial officer.
Unibet has signed a multi-year partnership with the National Football League’s (NFL) Philadelphia Eagles that will see Kindred Group brand heavily featured around the team’s stadium and digital assets.