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bwin.party Resolves Belgian Dispute, Partners with Partouche for License
bwin.party Resolves Belgian Dispute, Partners with Partouche for License

Belgian Gambling Commission has green-lighted the deal that will see Party bring its products, including online poker, to Belgian customers.


Belgium Must Respond to EU Commission by Year's End
Belgium Must Respond to EU Commission by Year’s End

The European Commission has released a statement in which it warns Belgium to comply with Commission’s requests…


Teufelberger’s Belgian Detention Provokes Backlash by Gaming Bosses
Teufelberger’s Belgian Detention Provokes Backlash by Gaming Bosses

Heads of the European online gambling industry criticize the EU Commission for lack of action following the bwin.party co-CEO detention last week.


bwin.party: We "Always Acted in Compliance" with Belgian Law
bwin.party: We “Always Acted in Compliance” with Belgian Law

The presence of unlicensed online gambling operators within their country goads Belgium officials to react.


Belgian Authorities Detain bwin.party co-CEO Norbert Teufelberger
Belgian Authorities Detain bwin.party co-CEO Norbert Teufelberger

bwin.party’s battle with the Belgium Gambling Commission deepens as EGBA Chairman and bwin.party head detained during Brussels conference.


Unibet Awarded License to Operate Online Poker in Belgium
Unibet Awarded License to Operate Online Poker in Belgium

Unibet will become one of only six companies to operate online poker under license in Belgium, according to an official…


Another Five Bite the Dust in Belgium
Another Five Bite the Dust in Belgium

The latest whitelists and blacklist have just been issued by the Belgian Gaming Commission. Five new bad boys make the…


Bwin Remains on Belgian Blacklist Following Court Ruling
Bwin Remains on Belgian Blacklist Following Court Ruling

The bwin.be domain will remain on the blacklist of illegal sites operating in Belgium after its Court of First Instance…


Big Euro Brands Among Ten New Domains On Belgium Blacklist
Big Euro Brands Among Ten New Domains On Belgium Blacklist

The list of sites prohibited to offer online gaming in Belgium has been expanded this week to include some of the more…


GoldenPalace.be, Win2day Granted Belgium Licenses
GoldenPalace.be, Win2day Granted Belgium Licenses

Belgian online poker players now have a choice of two more poker rooms to play on. Goldenpalace.be has been granted a…


Belgian Players Face €25k Fines for Play on Blacklisted Sites
Belgian Players Face €25k Fines for Play on Blacklisted Sites

Both players who play on blacklisted sites – including 888 and Everest – and the operators themselves face fines under new guidelines published by the Belgian Gambling Authority.


888, Everest, Chilipoker and Titan Named on Belgium Blacklist
888, Everest, Chilipoker and Titan Named on Belgium Blacklist

PokerStars receives the first official Belgian online gaming license, while unlicensed domain names are subject to ISP blocks for the first time.