20 November 2013. Today the European Commission launched formal infringement proceedings against the online gambling legislation of 6 Member States and issued 2 ‘reasoned opinions’ against Sweden for failing to comply with EU law.
Bulgarian Parliament adopted the Offshore Act proposed by members of Movement for Rights and Freedom.
Lawmakers intend to lower taxation on remote gambling in Bulgaria and to reduce red tape on remote gambling license regime.
Sofia. Bulgarian Minister of Youths and Sports, Professor Mariana Georgieva, presented the new members of the management board of the Bulgarian Sports Totalizator, the press office of the ministry announced.
Following the long period of inaction, the Hungarian Parliament has recently adopted the amendment bill regarding the Hungarian gambling act in order to reform the regulation of remote gambling. The new rules consist of two main parts: one deals with the enforcement issues and the other with the new provisions regarding remote gambling.