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Newgioco Reopens All Land-based Betting Shops In Italy

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Newgioco Group, Inc. (“Newgioco” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ:NWGI), a global sports betting and interactive gaming technology company providing fully integrated,

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NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Newgioco Group, Inc. (“Newgioco” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ:NWGI), a global sports betting and interactive gaming technology company providing fully integrated, omni-channel sports betting software solutions, is pleased to announce that the March 9th restrictions imposed by Italian government on physical business establishments due to the COVID-19 outbreak have been lifted.

All of Newgioco’s land-based betting shops, including corner locations such as bars, coffee shops throughout Italy reopened as of Friday, June 19, 2020. Newgioco is taking a number of anti-contagion measures in terms of maintaining minimum distance, sanitization, and health-related obligations at all locations where its sports betting products are offered.

In addition, both the English Premier League and Italian Serie A soccer championship resumed play over the June 19th weekend to join Spain’s La Liga and the German Bundesliga, bringing most major and minor European soccer leagues back in to action with catchup matches over the coming months.