The Dutch government wants to encourage legitimate operators, whether Dutch or foreign, with its online gambling licensing programme in order to keep “cowboys” out of the market, the new gambling...
Dutch regulators intend to build on established technical standards, where possible, as they prepare for the opening of the country’s online market, according to a workshop held with the industry...
Dutch elections this week that altered the political landscape probably will not have much impact on gambling legislation, but experts predict delays may increase pressure to change interim...
The Dutch government will sell ten casinos as a group under the Holland Casino brand as part of its privatisation programme, but the new owner of the those venues will not be allowed to bid on the...
The Dutch package of gambling bills has been slowed as legislators query government officials.
VAN Speelautomaten, a Dutch slot machine trade association, is protesting the planned Netherlands gambling bill, claiming it could cost hundreds of jobs because it favours online gambling.
The Netherlands Gaming Authority said it has signed cooperation agreements with Dutch banks and payment processors over blocking illegal gambling websites.
Dutch arcade owners are laying the groundwork for a lawsuit against a proposed two-tier tax system and could launch it before the end of the year when the government’s gambling bill is going...
Dutch Council of State recommendations are set to intensify the debate over tax and enforcement of the country’s online gambling bill.
The Dutch Gaming Authority has warned online gambling operators they face sanctions and fines if they do not stop advertising in the Netherlands in the run-up to licensing — in Dutch or in English.
The Dutch Council of Ministers approved draft legislation Friday that scheduled the privatisation of Holland Casino and lowered mandatory contribution rates for charity lotteries, but it backed off...
The Dutch Council of Ministers delayed taking a decision last Friday on a draft online gambling bill and lottery proposals, pushing a possible verdict to this Friday.
Dutch-facing online gambling operators have agreed to try to rein in affiliates who might be violating agreements made with regulators in the run-up to licensing.
Updates to a draft Dutch online gambling bill leave plans to introduce a controversial two-tier tax system unchanged, and confirm that online poker, casino and sports betting will be included but...
The Dutch government caught the industry by surprise yesterday when its online gambling bill was notified to the European Commission earlier than expected.
Dutch online gambling legislation will now fully enter the political arena as the Dutch Council of Ministers approved a draft bill and indicated a desire to change lottery governance. 
The potential merger of the Dutch State Lottery and De Lotto into a €1.1bn “powerhouse” would face a difficult task passing scrutiny from competition authorities, according to Dutch lawyers.
Dutch lotteries are pushing back against a planned online gambling licensing regime in the Netherlands, saying that it may hurt contributions to charities and sports organisations. 
Dutch online gambling operators can expect to generate €266.5m in gross gambling yield in the first year of regulation, a figure that will rise to almost €370m in 2016, according to a new report...
The Dutch Gaming Authority has asked its government to consider licensing online gambling suppliers and has called for clearer measures to curb addiction. 

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