Saturday, March 30, 2019

India’s gaming startups continue to attract funding

India’s gaming startups are continuing to attract strong interest from overseas investors, with the latest deals involving funding from the U.K. and Japan.Sports Gaming...

Senator calls for an inquiry into POGO workers

Philippines Senator Leila M. de Lima has filed a resolution seeking an inquiry into illegal workers at foreign gaming firms, particularly in the Philippine...

Pagcor creates council to fight illegal online gambling

The Philippine Amusement and Gaming Corporation (PAGCOR) says it will be working with government agencies to intensify its fight against online gambling.The inter-agency council...

Pagcor privatisation “out of the question,” Lim says

The privatisation of Philippine Amusement and Gaming Corp. casinos is “out of the question,” as they are providing revenue to fund government programs, Alfredo...

Delta invests in fantasy sports company

Delta Corp, India’s largest gaming operator, has invested in Mumbai-based fantasy sports company Halaplay Technologies, along with Nazara Technologies and another investor, the Economic...

Philippines should consider regulating online gambling for locals, politician says

The Philippines will eventually need to regulate online gaming for locals to control rampant illegal gambling and generate revenue, the head of a government...

Too early for blockchain adoption: Earle Hall

Blockchain technology is here to stay, but the technology is still immature and probably shouldn’t be adopted by most operators in the industry as...

ASEAN Gaming Summit opens in Manila

The third ASEAN Gaming Summit opens in Manila on Tuesday, kicked off by a keynote address from U.S. digital entrepreneur Jay Walker, chairman of...

Korean TV stars quit over gambling scandal

Two cast members of South Korea's KBS reality show Two Days and One Night have resigned after being accused of involvement in gambling large...

Gambling addicts at risk of suicide

Problem gamblers are 15 times more likely to commit suicide, according to a study carried out by Lund University in Sweden.According to the U.K.’s...

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