Gambling News 25th February, 2017

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STEADY GROWTH CONTINUES IN SPAIN'S ONLINE GAMBLING MARKET

25th February, 2017 at 07:43:55
Fourth quarter 2016 results show continued significant wagering across all verticals.

Spain's online gambling regulator, the General Directorate for the Regulation of Gambling Affairs, has posted Q4-2016 that close out another year of steady growth for Spanish operators.

Full Story: Steady Growth Continues In Spain's Online Gambling Market »

LAWMAKERS ASSURED THAT ISP-BLOCKING IS PERMISSIBLE UNDER THE CZECH CONSTITUTION

25th February, 2017 at 07:43:55
Constitutional Court rules that anti-illegal online gambling iSP blocking does not constitute censorship.

A faction of Czech lawmakers with concerns regarding the constitutionality of internet service provider blocking as a means to combat unlicensed online gambling had their fears assuaged this week when the nation's Constitutional Court ruled that such activity was not designed to stifle free speech, but to fight criminal activity, and could consequently not be regarded as censorship and an infringement of constitutional rights.

Full Story: Lawmakers Assured That Isp-blocking Is Permissible Under The Czech Constitution »