Tag Archives: Lotteritilsynet
- “Poker Championships Could Be Held in Norway,” Says Norwegian Ministry of Culture
October 22, 2014
Norway’s Minister of Culture, Thorhild Widwey, has stated that the Norwegian National Championships could be held on home soil after a bill was submitted to parliament to permit the return of live poker tournaments, and home games, to the Scandinavian country. It’s good news for Norway, but not so good...
- Norway warns operators; Ongame exit greys; PKR exit Italy; Bet365 exit Romania
October 8, 2014
Norway has put 24 online gambling operators on notice that their activities in the country aren’t welcome. The Lotteritilsynet (Norwegian Gaming Authority) has sent letters to operators including PokerStars, Unibet, LeoVegas, Mr Green and Betsafe that their “illegal marketing” to Norwegian customers needs to stop. The Lotteritilsynet’s specific objections include...