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Germany – Antiquated state gambling law threatens 1000’s of jobs in Rhineland-Palatinate

The state law amending the state gaming law (LGlüG) has been introduced into the Rhineland-Palatinate state parliament. It stipulates a minimum distance between state-licensed arcades as well as between children’s and youth facilities of usually 500 m. The umbrella association Die Deutsche Automatenwirtschaft eV (DAW) and the Automaten-Verband Rheinland-Pfalz eV (AVRP) warned of the fatal…

Germany – German association warns against the destruction of legal gaming and thousands of jobs

A state law amending the state gaming law (LGlüG) is to be introduced into the Rhineland-Palatinate state parliament in December. The umbrella organisation Die Deutsche Automatenwirtschaft eV (DAW) and the Automaten-Verband Rheinland-Pfalz eV (AVRP) believe the faction bill could have devastating consequences on commercial slot machine in Rhineland-Palatinate along with its 4,000 employees. DAW board…

Germany – HPYBET receives licenses for betting shops in Rhineland-Palatinate

Having become one of the first providers to receive the nationwide sports betting license in Germany, both for the online and retail sectors, almost a month ago, HPYBET has now received the necessary location licenses for all agents and shops in Rhineland-Palatinate. André Wilhelmi, Operations Director at HPYBET, said: “We are delighted that we have…

Germany – Rhineland-Palatinate campaigns for moderate market opening

The state of Rhineland-Palatinate in Western Germany is campaigning for a moderate market opening following its struggle to regulate online gambling. Current regulations apply until mid-2021 and it is expected the federal states should reach an agreement by 2020 for regulations beyond that. At present, there are a number of unregulated private providers with websites…