Gambling News 12th September, 2013

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E.U. COURT CONFIRMS ONLINE GAMBLING CANNOT BE RESTRICTED FOR ECONOMIC REASONS

12th September, 2013 at 11:47:39
Nations seeking to exclude other EU members need other grounds to do so

The Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) has again confirmed the well-established principle that Member States cannot restrict national gambling markets to protect the commercial interests of incumbents or for other economic reasons.

Full Story: E.u. Court Confirms Online Gambling Cannot Be Restricted For Economic Reasons »

NET ENTERTAINMENT LOSES TAX CASE REVIEW (Update)

12th September, 2013 at 11:47:39
Management intends to continue with appeal process.

The tax problems of Swedish online gambling software developer Net Entertainment appear set to continue following a decision on review by the Swedish Tax Agency that its original assessment is to stand.

Full Story: Net Entertainment Loses Tax Case Review (update) »

32RED DOES IT AGAIN

12th September, 2013 at 11:47:39
Another record half-yearly performance from popular online casino operator.

Online casino operator 32Red has posted another impressive set of half-yearly results, reporting record performance numbers in H1-2013.

Full Story: 32red Does It Again »

CHINESE MOBILE GAMING MARKET IS BOOMING

12th September, 2013 at 11:47:39
New Research and Markets study released.

The business research company Research and Markets has released its study of the Chinese mobile gaming market, revealing the following highlights:

Full Story: Chinese Mobile Gaming Market Is Booming »

SPANISH ONLINE GAMBLING REVENUES DECLINE

12th September, 2013 at 03:30:17
Q2-2013 shows a quarter-on-quarter dip of 10 percent in GGR.

Because it only launched in mid-2012, year-on-year performance comparisons in the Spanish online gambling market are not yet possible, but looking at the latest quarterly reportage from regulator La Direccion General de Ordenacion del Juego, progress is slow and halting.

Full Story: Spanish Online Gambling Revenues Decline »