Tag Archives: Gibraltar
- Gibraltar’s challenge of UK online gambling tax hits EU speed bump
June 13, 2017
The European Union’s top court has rejected efforts to exempt Gibraltar-licensed online gambling operators from paying the UK’s online point of consumption tax. On Tuesday, the Court of Justice for the European Union (CJEU) issued its preliminary ruling on a dispute between the UK government and the Gibraltar Betting and...
- Girls in Tech launches Gibraltar chapter
May 31, 2017
Playtech joins as sponsor as organisation expands reach of empowerment and engagement of women in technology Gibraltar: May 31st 2017 – Girls in Tech, a global organisation focused on the empowerment, entrepreneurship, engagement, and education of women in technology, is proud to announce the launch of its latest chapter in Gibraltar...
- Paddy Power Betfair closing Gibraltar office, not a Brexit play
May 26, 2017
UK-listed online gambling operator Paddy Power Betfair is closing its Gibraltar office and surrendering its local online gaming license. Late Thursday, local media outlet GBC reported that Paddy Power Betfair (PPB) was preparing to board up its Gibraltar office, which employs around 20 individuals. A PPB spokesperson said all Gibraltar...
- Gibraltar regulator urges online licensees to obey Australian law
April 20, 2017
The Australian government’s proposal for a complete ban on betting operators advertising during live televised sports broadcasts has sparked a flurry of pushback from stakeholders. On Wednesday, The Australian reported that Communications Minister Mitch Fifield would present a proposal next Tuesday (25) calling for a ‘siren to siren’ ban on...
- 2017 Gibraltar eSummit depicts a bright future for the industry
March 30, 2017
The glittering Sunborn Hotel in Gibraltar was the location for KPMG’s 7th annual eSummit in Gibraltar on the 23rd March. Attended by nearly 300 delegates, the event featured over 40 keynote speakers and experts from the world of eBusiness. This summit marks the 15th in a series hosted by KPMG across the Isle...
- Main Event Travel named as official travel partner of the Super Stack poker tour
February 6, 2017
Poker logistics and entertainment outfit Main Event Travel has added the Super Stack poker tour to its growing collection of relationships. Main Event Travel (MET) has shaken hands on a deal that will see them become the Official Travel Partner for the Super Stack poker tour. The Airbnb/Kayak of the...