Tag Archives: Poland
- Polish lottery monopoly seeks online casino technology partner
September 5, 2017
Poland’s lottery monopoly has issued a tender for firms interested in assisting the launch and operation of its new online casino monopoly business. Lottery and betting operator Totalizator Sportowy recently announced it was seeking help in launching its ‘eKasyno’ online casino, bingo and poker monopoly, which the state-owned operator was...
- 888 exit Poland; country monitors Facebook for illegal gambling
May 30, 2017
Poland continues to tighten its grip on the nation’s gambling market, prompting operators like 888 Holdings to join the exodus of operators not holding a local gaming license. This week, Polish poker players reported that 888Poker had informed its customers that their ability to play on the site was coming...
- OEG’s Polish exit hits profits; Casinos Poland’s Warsaw move
May 3, 2017
Eastern European casino operator Olympic Entertainment Group (OEG) reported flat profits in Q1 following the closure of its Polish operations, just as a rival operator moves into OEG's former Warsaw digs. OEG’s gaming operations generated revenue of €51.5m in the three months ending March 31, 5.3% higher than the same...
- Poland’s new online gambling blacklist undergoes growth spurt
April 28, 2017
Poland has updated its blacklist of the online gambling domains it intends to block starting this summer. On Friday, Poland’s Ministry of Finance added more names to its list of domains deemed to be offering online gambling services to Polish punters without the necessary local license. The list made its...
- Poland waves bye-bye to iPoker Network & live tournaments
April 27, 2017
The mass exodus of gambling entities leaving the Polish market increased this week, after a post on the Gambling Portal Webmasters Association (GWPA) confirmed that all skins on the iPoker Network would cease offering a product from 24 April. If you are a fan of the iPoker Network and reside...
- Bwin seek Polish license as gov’t readies online blacklist
April 3, 2017
Online gambling operator GVC Holdings’ flagship sports betting brand Bwin is reportedly pursuing a new Polish license despite the country’s punitive tax regime. April 1 marked the imposition of the amended Polish Gambling Act, which explicitly bars online gambling operators not holding a local license. The shift has led to...
Fortuna new sponsors of Romania’s national football team
March 22, 2017
Betfair latest to exit Poland
March 28, 2017