- 888 has been granted an iGaming licence in Portugal.
- This world-renowned brand is to offer video slots, table games and a range of poker variants on 888.pt.
- Itai Pazner, 888 CEO, said:“The launch of the flagship 888Casino brand in Portugal provides good growth opportunities for 888…”
UK-listed casino operator 888 Holdings has been issued an online gambling license in Portugal.
The Portugal’s Serviço Regulação e Inspeção de Jogos do Turismo de Portugal (SRIJ) regulatory body announced on Monday 28th that it issued a online gambling licence on the 14th of the same month to 888 Portugal Limited, which will operate in the country using the 888.pt domain.
Specifically, the operator will be authorised to offer online slots, French roulette and many poker variants which have yet to launch.
Itai Pazner, 888 CEO, said:“This latest license approval is another important step in 888’s growth strategy, which is focused on diversification and expansion across regulated markets. The launch of the flagship 888Casino brand in Portugal provides good growth opportunities for 888 and we are also very excited about the forthcoming launch of the group’s European interstate poker network, which will pool players across Spain and Portugal and deliver them a first-class poker experience on 888’s new Poker 8 platform.”
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