Tag Archives: Belgian Gaming Commission
- 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...
- Belgium wants dedicated social gaming blacklist, higher taxes for poker pros
October 1, 2014
Belgium’s gambling watchdog is asking its government to broaden its mandate to allow it to go after operators of free-play gambling apps. The Belgian Gaming Commission (BGC) last sounded the alarm over social gaming back in June, warning that app makers were doing a craptacular job of verifying the ages...
- Dutch, Belgian gaming regulators plead for more powers to crush rogue sites
June 24, 2014
Gaming regulators in the Netherlands have warned online gambling operators currently targeting Dutch citizens that the party is over. The Netherlands is planning to launch its regulated online gambling market early in 2015 and the Kansspelautoriteit (aka the Dutch Gaming Authority) is preparing to drop the hammer on sites that...
Breaking: Dutch Lower House okays Holland casino privatization
February 1, 2017