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SYNOT Games is now live at Jacks.NL. The company is a content provider with a growing presence in Europe. It is licensed by the KSA and certified across Europe and has a portfolio of more than 90 titles. JOI Gaming is the distributor of Jack's Casino. It has 85 casinos in the Netherlands. Jack’s Casino has its own live blackjack and roulette tables with Dutch-speaking croupiers. Its website is located in a familiar, friendly atmosphere. SYNOT is an established content providers with growing. presence, licensed in Italy, Spain, Portugal, Sweden, Czech Republic, Slovakia, Denmark, Latvia, Lithuania, Romania, Croatia, Greece, UK, Malta, Netherlands, Bulgaria and Switzerland.
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Online gambling rules and regulations in Central Europe

Changes to gambling rules and regulations have led to increased investment across Central Europe. There is a boom in iGaming and sports betting. Some neighbouring countries have different laws regarding online gambling.
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Court reverses OK for #NationalLottery transition The Court of Appeal’s decision could delay transfer of the National Lottery to Allwyn.

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In March, the @GamRegGB awarded the license to @allwynuk, ending Camelot’s 28-year run as the lottery operator. 🧐

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- @EUgambling urges collaboration across borders to head off tougher regulation The European Gaming and Betting Association says operators across Europe need to work closer together.

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COVID devastates Macau casinos

Macau casinos have been ordered to close down due to COVID. The government wants to eradicate the disease. Some casinos are still paying their staff, even though they have no patrons. American-owned casinos can funnel money from the U.S. or Singapore for a while. The main source of customers for Macau's casinos is the Chinese Mainland. Macaese residents are 90% vaccinated. China has a ridiculous zero-tolerance system. One of the students visited one of Macua's smaller casinos and counted 27 patrons playing slot machines and baccarat. He was teaching a class in International Gaming Law at the University of Macao in May 2020.
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Online gambling dominates in Czech market

In 2017, income from internet games was EUR 351 million, while land-based operations achieved an income of EUR 1.26 billion. In the past five years, the income has doubled and the land based operations have decreased by half. Technological development and COVID-19 pandemic accelerated the development. The adoption of the new Gambling Act effective from 1 January 2017 provided stricter rules for land and internet operations. There were 70 licensed operators of land operations operating more than 4,000 establishments at the end of 2016, but only 47 licensed ones operating less than 1,00 establishments as of June 2022.
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Prague Gaming Summit 2022 brings back the great vibes

The Prague Gaming Summit was held last week. It was attended by the major stakeholders of the gaming and gambling industry of CEE region. The participants had the opportunity to dive into licensing and business-related information from the Czech and Polish markets. The conference also included a keynote presentation about Live Games. There was also a fire-side chat with the latest updates about Sweden, Denmark, Finland and Norway. They also had a discussion about the vital role of Fintech in the industry. This session was hosted by Simon Planzer. He is an AML expert at Sentinels.
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Taxes on Casino Winnings

When it comes to online gambling, countries fall into three categories. The first category is the one with countries that explicitly ban this activity. Second category includes countries where online gaming falls into a legal gray area. Third category consists of countries with regulated online casinos. Fourth category has subcategories where players pay no tax and where they pay a tax on gambling winnings.
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SYNOT Games reinforces European ambitions with Switzerland’s entry

SYNOT Games is preparing to enter the online Swiss market. The company's portfolio is now freshly certified under Swiss legislation and given green light to go live in this regulated market, offering access to more than 90 titles. The games are already certified in several jurisdictions including Spain, Italy, Portugal, Sweden, Denmark, Latvia, Lithuania, Czech Republic, Slovakia, Romania, Croatia, Greece, the UK, Malta and the Netherlands.
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Casino Barcelona Goes All-In on Large Tournament Events

Casino Barcelona is going all-in on large tournament events. Online casino bonuses offer the latest jackpot slots, live roulette, and blackjack tournaments for gamers around the world. Poker fans flock to large tournaments as players and spectators.
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CT Interactive goes live in Czech Republic with Apollo Games

CT Interactive goes live in Czech Republic with Apollo Games. The company signed a deal with Bulgarian industry new-found operator8888.bg taking its library of titles live with the casino brand. The move represents another significant step in CT Interactive's strategy for ongoing expansion into key regulated markets. It follows agreements with Betflag and Playtech. CT is the first operator to offer their games in the Czech republic.
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CT Interactive goes live in Czech Republic with Apollo Games

EGT Interactive enters Czech market with Fortuna Entertainment; rebranding set to complete by June 1

EGT Interactive is entering the Czech Republic with one of the leading iGaming operators in the country, Fortuna Entertainment Group. The Bulgarian supplier is rebranding into Amusnet Interactive. It will happen on the 1st of June 2022. The company has previous partnerships in Romania, Croatia and Romania. and is growing rapidly. iGaming.com is a company that offers classic and modern online casino games.
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EGT Interactive enters Czech market with Fortuna Entertainment; rebranding set to complete by June 1

Camelot will cease to exist if it loses National Lottery licence, it claims to High Court

Camelot UK Ltd. is challenging the Gambling Commission's decision to give the fourth national lottery licence to Allwyn Entertainment. The company is based in the Czech Republic, Austria, Italy, Greece and Cyprus. It is Europe's largest lottery operator and has already fought off three competitors to operate the draw. The High Court will hear the case in two days. If the ban is lifted, Allyn Entertainment can go ahead with its plan to take over the lottery by February 2024. Two other companies have also filed claims against the commission. They are Camelot Global and IGT, who provide the technology for the National Lottery licence.
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Camelot will cease to exist if it loses National Lottery licence, it claims to High Court

Fate of National Lottery in legal showdown this week as Camelot fights to hold on to licence

Camelot has been running the National Lottery since 1994. The Gambling Commission wants to issue Allwyn Entertainment with a 10-year licence to take over the lottery. Camelot is challenging the decision in the High Court. Allyn Entertainment is owned by a billionaire Karel Komarek. It was selected as the preferred bidder for the country's biggest public sector contract on February 25 this year. The fourth National lottery licence period begins in February 2024. A stay on the application is currently in place.
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Fate of National Lottery in legal showdown this week as Camelot fights to hold on to licence

Tom Horn online slots live White Hat Gaming partners

Tom Horn Gaming has teamed up with iGaming platform provider White Hat Gaming via a content distribution deal. The new alliance allows Whitehat Gaming to access Tom Horn's diversified range of titles. Tom Horng's CEO Ondrej Lapides believes the new partnership will enhance their product offering to operators in regulated markets. WhiteHat Gaming's portfolio of games includes an extensive collection of HTML5 games that feature captivating mechanics and a wide variety of themes.
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Where Is It Legal For Online Gambling In 2022

Nevada was the first state to legalise gambling in 1931. Online gambling has taken the globe by storm. It brings in substantial amounts of revenue. Canada real money2022 ranked among the top government income earners. Not all countries have legalised online gambling. This editorial provides in-depth coverage of where it is legal for online betting in 2022.
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Tom Horn Gaming grows its operator tally with MegaRush Casino

Tom Horn Gaming has signed a content distribution deal with MegaRush Casino. The deal bolsters Tom Horn's presence in regulated markets. Tom Horne Gaming is expanding its market coverage across jurisdictions.   in the past year the company has focused on its expansion across regulated market jurisdictions, including Portugal, UK, Romania, Lithuania, Estonia, Belarus, Sweden, Latvia, Czech Republic, Slovakia.
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Legalization of Online Casino in Poland

Poland's economy has grown rapidly since the Cold War. Since the country became an EU member, the economy is growing due to tourists. Online gambling was legalized in Poland. iGaming is still legal in the EU, but it's different than in other EU countries.
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Camelot set to lose National Lottery licence after 30 years

Camelot will lose its licence to operate the National Lottery after almost 30 years. Czech lottery operator Allwyn is the preferred applicant to take over the venture in 2024. The company has pledged to more than double donations to good causes to £38billion over next decade. It is owned by Karel Komarek, who has been accused of having links with Russian-state energy giant Gazprom. Camelot has operated the lottery since its launch in 1994. The first draw was presented by Noel Edmonds. More than 20 million people watched the first National lottery draw.
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Slovakian debut for Tom Horn Gaming with national lottery operator TIPOS

Tom Horn Gaming has entered the Slovakian market with the national lottery operator TIPOS. TipOS will offer its customers Tom Horn's games. The supplier is renowned for its expertise in supplying its casino content in the central and easter European markets. It follows the launch of its content last month in Czech Republic.  Tom Hornges is the leader in regulated markets and its entry into the Slovakia market is another milestone on its expansion journey.
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Slovakian debut for Tom Horn Gaming with national lottery operator TIPOS

Bragg Gaming granted supplier licence in Ontario

Bragg Gaming completed the certification process and will offer its online casino content and turnkey software solutions to operators in Ontario. Bragg also owns Oryx Gaming, Wild Gaming and Streak Gaming brands. It has recently launched in the UK, the Netherlands, Greece, Switzerland and the Czech Republic.
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Bragg Gaming awarded supplier licence in the Bahamas

Bragg Gaming has been granted a supplier licence in the Bahamas. The company will be able to supply its gambling content and technology solutions. Bragg owns the Oryx Gaming, Wild Streak Gaming and Spin Games brands. It has recently received approval in UK, the Netherlands, Switzerland and Czech Republic. Brag Gaming hopes to grow in other markets later this year. Its applications are underway in New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Michigan and Ontario.
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Bragg Gaming awarded supplier licence in the Bahamas

Danish Gambling Authority Blocked 55 Illegal Websites in 2021

Danish Gambling Authority blocked 55 illegal gambling websites in 2021. The total number of unlicensed gambling sites blocked since 2012 is 145. Channelisation to the regulated sector reached a record high. UK, Italy and Czech Republic are the only countries in Europe with a higher rate. H2 G gambling capital reports that Denmark’s channelisation rate to regulated market in 2020 was 90%, up from 88%.
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Danish Gambling Authority Blocked 55 Illegal Websites in 2021

SYNOT Games launched cooperation with Ellmount Entertainment.

SYNOT Games has expanded its reach in the Maltese and Swedish market. It has taken live engaging slots selection with a great selection of slot themes. Ellmount Entertainment runs the established, disruptive and immersive online casino, Casino Room. The games are already certified in several jurisdictions including Italy, Spain, Portugal, Sweden, Czech Republic, Slovakia, Denmark, Latvia, Lithuania, Romania, Croatia, Greece, UK, Malta, and Netherland.
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Bragg's ORYX Gaming Now Live in Czech Republic with SYNOT Group

ORYX Gaming has launched its exclusive iGaming content in the Czech Republic. It is the sixth new market entry in last ten months for Bragg Gaming Group. The total addressable market for the online casino sector in Czech republic is estimated to be US$0.5 billion this year. The aggregate TAM for ORYx's content since March 2021 is expected to reach US $9. 5 billion.
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Tom Horn Gaming makes Czech entry

Tom Horn Gaming has made its online debut in the Czech Republic. The supplier has already had a successful experience in supplying its high-quality gaming solutions in this market. It is about carving out a spot in a competitive landscape and winning the market share. Synottip has rolled out its content in Czech with Tom Horn. Other brands are expected to follow suit in coming weeks. Ondrej Lapides, CEO of Tom Horne Gaming, believes the company is well positioned to deliver games which have the potential to strike a chord with players and be a revenue generator to operator partners.
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Hockey themed online casino slots

Hockey-themed video slot titles can be played at many online casinos. We look at 3 games that have generated a lot of interest. It matters which slot sites you play as you should be looking for the most reputable casinos that offer the player the best experience.
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How Big is the European Gambling Market?

The European gambling market revenue increased by 7.5% in 2021. The online gambling industry grew by 19%. The land-based gambling sector has only experienced a marginal increase of 0.4%. Sports betting accounts for 40% of the gross gaming revenue of Europe's online betting market. Poker accounts with 5%, bingo with 3%. The Netherlands introduced online gaming regulations in the year 2021, which has helped the market grow. It's estimated that 82.7% of all online casinos in Europe are regulated. They earn revenue through gambling websites or apps.
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Armenia: Bill Restricting Gambling Advertising Gets Traction

The bill restricting gambling advertising in Armenia was approved in its first reading on Friday. 56 MPs voted in favor of the proposal, 8 voted against it and 16 abstained. The bill proposes to change the way gambling companies advertise in the country. It restricts gambling ads to hotels with 4-star rating and to border checkpoints.
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Yggdrasil expands in Greece with Kaizen Group partnership

Yggdrasil is the leading worldwide publisher of online gambling content. Ygg drasils' entire portfolio of games will go live in Greece with Kaizen brand Stoiximan. The content will also be made available in other key regulated markets in the near future such as Germany, Czech Republic, and Romania. Kaizans are thrilled to offer their content to their players in Greek. They look forward to strengthening their partnership across all markets.
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Yggdrasil iGaming content live with Kaizen brands

Yggdrasil has signed a major iGaming content distribution deal with Kaizen Gaming. Stoiximan in Greece will gain access to the online gaming software provider's entire slots portfolio and the contentYG Masters program. In the near future, Ygg drasils offering will go live in Romania, Czech Republic and Germany.
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UKGC awards Oryx iGaming supplier license for UK market

UKGC awards Oryx iGaming supplier license for UK market. Bragg Gaming Group expects to roll out with its first UK customers prior to the year's end. Oyx's top-performing slots have been certified for the British market and are due to begin going live with operator partners prior the end of 2021.
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Gambling Companies Granted Euro 2020 Tickets and Hospitality Worth Almost £7,000 to Newcastle MP

Gambling companies in the UK were found to have given hospitality worth almost £7,000 to a Member of Parliament from North Staffordshire. Aaron Bell MP visited England's games against the Czech Republic, Denmark and Germany as part of the European Championship in 2021. He is a member of Conservative Party. He has been given free gifts and hospitality from local gambling operators.
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Bragg To Launch ORYX Platform in Czech Republic with MERKUR

ORYX Gaming will launch its platform and content in the Czech Republic through a full turnkey deal with major operator MERKUR. Online gambling in Czechs brought in approximately USD 550m in 2020 and accounted for over 32% of total gambling revenue. Gauselmann Group is well-established in land-based verticals and the provision of ORYx’s platform will allow for an alignment of its land based operations with its current activity in online sector.
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Oryx Gaming agrees iGaming deal for Czech Republic

Oryx Gaming has signed a deal with Merkur to launch its platform and content in the Czech Republic. MerKur's online casinos will have access to OryX Hub-exclusive slots titles from Peter & Sons, German game developer Gamomat and ORYX's own in-house studio. ORIx will also provide its casino gaming aggregator product from leading suppliers.
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Oryx Gaming agrees iGaming deal for Czech Republic

5 Of The Best European Gambling Cities

50% of the most visited destinations in 2019 were in Europe. Europe is home to some of most luxurious destinations for casinos. The rich heritage and glamour of Paris and London can be the ideal location for any partygoers. The four-leveled Vienna Casino is featured within the fabled Palais Esterhàzy.
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Casino Market is Set To Fly High in Years to Come

The report contains different market predictions related to revenue, production, CAGR, Consumption, gross margin, price and other substantial factors. It also examines the role of the leading market players involved in the industry. The Major Players Covered in this Report are Harrington Gaming, 888 Holdings, William Hill, Delaware Park, Galaxy Entertainment, Betfair, Tropicana Entertainment and Las Vegas Sands. The study also covers company profiling, specifications and product picture, sales, market share and contact information of various regional, international and local vendors of Global Casino Market.
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Top 5 Most Luxurious Casinos in Europe

There are many casinos all around the world. In Europe, several casinos offer the best gaming experience to their players. The Dragonara Casino in Malta and Hotel Splendid Casino Royale in Montenegro are the top 5 luxurious casinos in Europe.
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Gambling Act Reduces Number of Slot Machines in Czech Republic by 62% in Four Years

The Ministry of Finance has assessed the effectiveness of new gambling regulations adopted in 2016. The law has decreased the number of slot machines by 62%, and it has also reduced the risk of addiction. Internet gambling has increased since the entry into force of the Gambling Act in 2017. New containment measures will be adopted to face the new challenges related to online gambling. . ... There are currently over 200,000 people on the list of people who are not allowed to participate in gambling, and over 45% of them are Internet users.
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Gambling Act Reduces Number of Slot Machines in Czech Republic by 62% in Four Years

The new normal for lotteries

Sazka Group is bidding for the UK's fourth National Lottery licence. Daniel O'Boyle talks to Sazkas CEO Robert Chvatal and the CEOs of OPAP and Austrian Lotteries about the lottery sector's post-pandemic recovery.
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Casino and Gaming Market is Set To Fly High in Years to Come with MGM Resorts, SJM Holdings, 888 Holdings

HTF MI Analyst have added a new research study on Title Global Casino and Gaming Market Analysis 2015-2019 and Forecast 2020-2025. The Study provides in-depth comprehensive analysis for regional segments that covers North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Middle East and Africa. It includes clear Market definitions, classifications, manufacturing processes, cost structures, development policies and plans. It also provides historical Revenue and Sales volume and forecasts. Report also offers an impact analysis. For a company that deals in exports imports, the article will help you understand the Sales Volume with Impacting Trends.
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Casino and Gaming Market is Set To Fly High in Years to Come with MGM Resorts, SJM Holdings, 888 Holdings

Synot Games receives Dutch certification

Synot Games has received Dutch certification. The certification coincides with the launch of online gaming within the Netherlands. Synot's games are already available in Europe in countries such as Spain, Italy, Portugal and Sweden. The approved operators include bet365, UK-based bingo operator Tombola and Malta- and Estonia-licensed Play North Ltd.
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Responsible Gambling in the Czech Republic

Institute for Gambling Regulation (IFGR) represents 95% of the legal gambling market in the Czech Republic. It introduced a project called "Responsible Gabbling" last week. The Institute prepared a "Code of Responsible Conduct of Operators" and " Code of responsible advertising and marketing".
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Yggdrasil Obtains Greek Online Casino Supplier License

Yggdrasil has been awarded a Greek supplier license for its online casino games. The provider has already teamed up with a number of leading Greek operators. More details about the partnerships will be unveiled in the coming weeks and months. Ygg drasils joins the likes of 1X2 Network, Pariplay, and SOFTSWISS in getting a license in Greece.
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Online Gambling Market: Shaping Tomorrow with Williamhill, Bet365, PP+B, Betsson, Ladbrokes

The Latest Released Online Gambling Market study has evaluated the future growth potential of Global Online gambling market. The report is intended to provide market intelligence and strategic insights to help decision makers take sound investment decisions. Williamhill, Bet365, PP+B, Betsson, Ladbrokes, Amaya, GVC Holdings, 888 holdings, Skybetting & gamimg and Unibet are some of the companies profiled in the report.
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Yggdrasil, Tipsport Extend Partnership to Slovakia’s Online Casino Space

Yggdrasil and Tipsport extend their partnership in the online gambling space in Slovakia. Ygg drasils games portfolio features proprietary Game Engagement Mechanics (GEM) and exclusive content from YG Masters program for third-party studios. Tipsports has been offering retail and online sports betting in that country for many years. It recently launched an online casino operation to complement its existing offering in this market.
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Yggdrasil, Tipsport Extend Partnership to Slovakia’s Online Casino Space

Prague's Casinos and Their History

Prague is one of the most visited cities in Europe. Its landmarks include St. Vitus Cathedral and the Vltava River. Online casinos are popular in Prague.  Online casinos in the Czech Republic have recently gained popularity.
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Why Do Czech Players Love Online Bingo Games?

Czech players love online gambling activities. Online bingo is legal in the Czech Republic and popular among female players. There are several reasons why you should consider playing online bingos responsibly. It is a good idea to be careful when gambling online.
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Videoslots Takes SYNOT Online Slots to Bolster Burgeoning Library

Videoslots has added new SYNOT releases to its games library. Videoslabs is set to incorporate more of SYNT's classics into its library in the coming weeks and months. SY NOT Games has a suite of more than 70 games available in 28 different languages and can be played in over 150 online casinos operating in Spain, Italy, the UK, Sweden, Portugal, Latvia, Lithuania, Denmark, Croatia, and the Czech Republic.
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The five most beautiful casinos in Europe that should be on your bucket list

The Kurhaus Casino in Germany is the oldest gambling venue in Europe. Casino de Spa in Belgium was destroyed by a fire, but has since been renovated to its original state. Dragonara Casino on Malta is a great holiday destination. Casinó di Venezia in Italy is one of the world's oldest casinos, built in 1638.  Casino Estoril in Portugal was built 1907 and features one the best art galleries in the country. It also houses the famous Mandarin restaurant. The dishes from the restaurant are excellent. For more information on European casinos visit their websites.
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