Tag Archives: Belgian Gaming Commission
- Belgium ministers approve gambling advertising curbs
October 16, 2017
Belgium is pressing forward with new restrictions on gambling advertising, including a blanket ban on gambling promos during live sports broadcasts. This summer, Belgian Justice Minister Koen Geens hinted that new gambling advertising curbs were in the works. On Friday, Belgian media reported that Geens’ plan had received the approval...
- Online gambling claims one-third of Belgium’s 2015 market revenue
September 7, 2017
Online gambling sites accounted for one-third of Belgium’s licensed gambling market revenue in 2015, according to new statistics from the state gaming regulator. This week, the Belgian Gaming Commission (BGC) released its 2016 annual report, which (confusingly) contains Belgian-licensed operators’ financial information from 2015, allegedly due to the slow pace...
- Malta Gaming Authority disavows links to 10 gambling sites
February 21, 2017
Malta’s gambling regulator has disavowed any connection with a flurry of online gambling sites. On Friday, the Malta Gaming Authority published a string of notices indicating it has “no connection" with the following websites: Caesarcrown.com, Casino-royal.net, Diamond-777.com, Explosionbet.com, Fortunepub.com, Greatway-casino.net, Lucky-play.net, Play-azart.com, Winner-bet.com and Wpcasino.net. Winner-bet.com is currently inaccessible, but...
- Betclic Everest Group pays €80k fine, gets name off blacklist, preps Belgian return
September 11, 2015
French gambling operator Betclic Everest Group is planning to re-enter Belgium’s online gambling market after having its name expunged from the country’s blacklist. Betclic Everest made the very first blacklist issued by the Belgian Gaming Commission (BGC) in 2012. In February 2014, the BGC seized €600k of Betclic Everest funds...
- Belgian Gambling Commission fines BetClic Players
May 12, 2015
The Belgian Gaming Commission (BGC) has fined 79 players who gambled on Betclic Everest’s Betclic.com site, which does not hold a license in the country. Betclic players will face fines of €200 ($223) for placing the unauthorized bets and balances from their Betclic account will be seized. The BGC will...
- Belgium to enforce law requiring live-dealer casinos to be based in country
January 14, 2015
Belgian gaming regulators have put online gambling operators on notice that all live-dealer casinos must be based within the country’s borders. The Belgian Gaming Commission (BGC) issued a notice on Jan. 7 stating that it has decided to enforce an existing edict banning all live-dealer casinos that beam their signals...
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Online gambling claims one-third of Belgium’s 2015 market revenue
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