The Portuguese Council of Ministers has announced that it has approved the text of a draft bill which would liberalize its online gaming market.
Online Gambling Bill Approved in Portugal

Tax rates for online poker revenues to be levied between 15% and 30%.


The Portuguese government has provisionally booked parliamentary time for a debate on new gaming laws before the end of this parliamentary session on July 10.
Portuguese Government Books Time to Debate Online Gaming Bill

Dithering may be over as new gambling laws are set to be debated by the end of this parliamentary session.


The Portuguese government accepted the Troika’s demand for gaming market liberalization in a memorandum of understanding, but has delayed the implementation for political reasons.
Portugal Ordered to Legalize Online Gambling this Month

Troika wants no more delays in tax revenue-raising online gaming regulation.


National Republican Guard arrests 18 people in a raid on a private poker game on the island of Madeira.
Another Portuguese Raid Targets Home Poker Game on Madeira

18 people arrested and €47k in assets seized as National Republican Guard raids private poker game.


The BBC is reporting
 that a game of bingo with biscuits for prizes held in a British pub in Albufeira, Portugal was raided by armed police last Friday night.
Portuguese Police Raid Bingo-for-Biscuits “Illegal Gambling Business”

The BBC is reporting that a game of bingo with biscuits for prizes held in a British pub in Albufeira, Portugal was…


The gaming regulators of Italy, Spain, France and Portugal met again in Paris earlier this week to discuss regulatory cooperation, information sharing, and the…
Shared Liquidity Still on the Cards in France, Italy and Spain

European regulators meet again to discuss regulatory cooperation, with shared liquidity still an open discussion.


The regulators from four European countries convened in Barcelona recently for a two-day meet to discuss regulatory co-operation. As part of a general discussion…
Italy, France, Spain, Portugal Discuss Possible Shared Liquidity

June meet between major Euro regulators lays foundation for better co-operation and information sharing, with shared player pools still an ongoing discussion.


A recent ruling in a Portuguese court calls for The Portuguese League for Professional Football (LPFP) to remove all advertising referring to online gaming…
Portugal Takes a Stand Against Internet Gambling Advertising

A recent ruling in a Portuguese court calls for The Portuguese League for Professional Football (LPFP) to remove all…


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