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Technical Difficulties Hamper Coordinated Launch of Dutch Online Gambling Market
Technical Difficulties Hamper Coordinated Launch of Dutch Online Gambling Market

GGPoker becomes the first regulated online poker room in the Netherlands, but a malfunction with the CRUKS self-exclusion tool makes for a faulty launch.


Unlicensed Operators Scramble to Exit Dutch Market
Unlicensed Operators Scramble to Exit Dutch Market

Flutter, Entain, 888 and Kindred all hastily turn off their services in the Netherlands, but confusion around the new market swirls.


Dutch Government Cracks Down on Online Poker: What Will Lex Veldhuis Do?
Dutch Government Cracks Down on Online Poker: What Will Lex Veldhuis Do?

The Dutch government has recently moved to regulated online poker, and Lex Veldhuis’ sponsor PokerStars is one of many operators that face a blackout.


This Week in Poker Podcasts
This Week in Poker Podcasts

The latest poker podcasts from the pokerfuse podcast directory.


In Major U-Turn, Unlicensed Operators Now Have to Exit Dutch Market from November 1
In Major U-Turn, Unlicensed Operators Now Have to Exit Dutch Market from November 1

Many international online poker operators, including PokerStars, partypoker and Unibet, may now have to exit the Netherlands during their “cooling off” period.


BetBlocker is Now Available "in de Nederlandse taal"
BetBlocker is Now Available “in de Nederlandse taal”

The preeminent gambling control tool is teaming up with L&L Europe to give BetBlocker access and support in Dutch.


Flutter to Close Betfair in Netherlands Ahead of Regulation
Flutter to Close Betfair in Netherlands Ahead of Regulation

Operator expected to focus on the PokerStars brand for poker, casino and sports in the Dutch market.


Lex Veldhuis Tell his Poker Stories to CardPlayer Podcast
Lex Veldhuis Tell his Poker Stories to CardPlayer Podcast

Veteran Twitch streamer and PokerStars ambassador Lex Velduis stopped by the CardPlayer’s Poker Stories podcast to talk about poker and life.


GGPoker Could be Among the First Online Poker Rooms to Launch in the Dutch Regulated Market
GGPoker Could be Among the First Online Poker Rooms to Launch in the Dutch Regulated Market

GGPoker, Holland Casino Online and Bet365 could be the first regulated online poker rooms in the Netherlands.


Dutch Regulatory Board Receives 28 License Applications for Country's New Remote Gambling Act
Dutch Regulatory Board Receives 28 License Applications for Country’s New Remote Gambling Act

After multiple delays, the Remote Gambling Act finally came into effect on April 1, with the go-live date for the Dutch gaming market set for October 1.


This Week in Poker Podcasts
This Week in Poker Podcasts

The latest poker podcasts from the pokerfuse podcast directory.


Dutch Tax Authorities to Refund Taxes to PokerStars.EU Players
Dutch Tax Authorities to Refund Taxes to PokerStars.EU Players

As per Dutch Attorney Pepijn Le Heux, who represents over one hundred players, the reimbursement of taxes could reach millions of Euros.


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