Norwegian Gambling Authority targets operators on Facebook in latest clampdown

Regulator orders removal of Gamesys, ComeOn, Betsson and GiG social media pages under expanded illegal advertising powers

The Norwegian Gambling Authority (NGA) has pledged to remove 36 Facebook pages belonging to gambling firms under a new regulatory clampdown on international operators. The full list of Facebook pages being removed has not been published but includes Gamesys’ Vera&John brand, GiG’s Guts brands and Betsson Group’s NorgesAutomaten brand, while ComeOn has also been targeted.…

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