Svenska Spel streamlines staff due to coronavirus lockdown

Swedish operator closes land-based casino portfolio as board withdraws dividend proposal

Svenska Spel has implemented cost-saving measures to combat the impact of the coronavirus pandemic as the gambling industry continues to deal with global lockdown conditions. The Swedish state-owned firm has furloughed more than 800 members of its 900-person staff across its land-based operations as a result of the pandemic. Svenska Spel Sport and Casino, Svenska…

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