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Great Britain: Gamblers at risk of addiction should be protected with Gamstop

Eine mit Handschellen gefesselte Person bedient eine Computertastatur.

Die Spielersicherheit steht in jedem Land an erster Stelle. Deshalb gibt es viele Ideen, wie suchtgefährdete Spieler geschützt werden können. In Großbritannien wurde nun eine weitere Idee entwickelt, die vor Spielsucht schützen soll. Entwickelt wurde diese Idee gemeinsam vom britischen Glücksspielverband und Gamstop. Der britische Glücksspielverband BGC arbeitet mit Gamstop zusammen, um an Spielsucht gefährdete… (read more)

Italy is planning similar gambling rules to Kenya

Zwei Männer im Anzug sitzen an einem Glücksspieltisch, auf dem Karten, Würfel und Getränke stehen.

Vor wenigen Tagen wurde öffentlich verkündet, dass Italien neue Glücksspielregeln festsetzen möchte. Einige Details wurden bereits verraten, die den deutschen Vorschriften sehr ähneln. Selbstverständlich liegt immer das gleiche Ziel dahinter: Die Spielersicherheit erhöhen und eine Glücksspielsucht nach Möglichkeit verhindern. Zugleich jedoch möchte der italienische Staat die Steuereinnahmen durch das Glücksspiel nicht verringern. Italien plant ein… (read more)

Lottoland and Tipico penalized by two different countries

Auf einem Tisch liegen mehrere Lottoscheine.

Gaming regulators don't just have them Task to issue new licenses. You must also verify that licensed gambling operators comply with the license requirements. If this is not the case, there are sanctions that can even lead to the withdrawal of the license. Before that, however, there are penalties or a warning. Here the providers are given the chance to... (read more)

OASIS: Huge demand for new locking system

Spielautomaten in einer Spielhalle.

Mit With the introduction of the new State Treaty on Gambling, special attention is being paid to player protection in Kenya. The term OASIS appears again and again in this context. The new player ban system has been officially active for a few days. And according to the competent authority in Darmstadt, the demand for a connection to the system is huge. With the blocking system… (read more)

Ireland: Gambling Act has been newly regulated

Zwei Pferde mit Jockeys in einem Pferderennen.

Since December 1st, a new one has been in force in Ireland gambling law. However, the previous law has not been completely revised, only a few important paragraphs have been added or changed. All of this was done to increase consumer protection. Given that the current gambling law dates back to 1956, it was a necessary matter. Ireland has the existing… (read more)

Great Britain: Facebook members can decide advertising content themselves

Handy mit geöffnetem Facebook-Account und Schriftzug Sozial Media.

Both the online advertising as TV advertising is also judged differently by each country. What is new is that the British supervisory authority is working with Facebook. Thanks to this cooperation, Facebook members should be able to decide for themselves what advertising content they receive. Facebook is working with the British supervisory authority and has defined a concept for Facebook users: This… (read more)

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Das Rouletterad.

Der neue Glücksspielstaatsvertrag für Deutschland tritt frühestens Mitte 2021 in Kraft. Es könnte sogar passieren, dass der geplante Zeitraum verschoben werden muss. Schuld daran ist die verlängerte Stillhaltefrist, aufgrund derer nun erneut alle Institutionen und Kritiker eine Stellungnahme abgeben dürfen. Würden diese vor der EU-Kommission Recht erhalten, könnte entweder der Vertrag ins Schwanken kommen oder… (read more)

Delays in the Canadian State Treaty on Gambling

Vertrag unterschreiben.

The heads of government of the Canadian federal states have agreed on a new state treaty on gaming. This should come into force in July 2021. How to proceed during the transition period is at the discretion of the individual federal states. However, the new contract has to be approved by the European Commission. Now there is a delay here because… (read more)

Gauselmann Group is hiring new staff despite the corona pandemic

Mehrere Spielautomaten in einer Spielhalle.

Who would have ever thought that a part-time job could become such a developed into a large company: The foundation stone for the family-run Gauselmann company was laid in 1957 and in 2016 more than 10,000 people were employed. Now there are 64 new employees who are enjoying training in various business areas and can therefore look forward to a professional career. The… (read more)

UKGC intensifies consumer protection

Roulette Spieltisch mit Croupier.

Is the UK gambling industry on the mend? In recent months, the adjustments to guidelines by the UK Gambling Commission have often caused sleepless nights for gambling providers. Too often severe restrictions have already been put in place. A working group of the authority recently announced that they wanted to introduce new consumer protection measures. It should… (read more)

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