Monday, February 17, 2020

India

Hostage incident at Goa casino

A group of about forty men reportedly entered a casino in Goa in the early morning hours and allegedly threatened the staff and guests,...

Kerala state government mulls licensing of coastal casinos

The state government of Kerala in southern India is mulling the possibility of licensing coastal casinos, but has yet to make a final decision. Speaking...

Punjab bans online lotteries

The Punjab government on Friday has made the decision to ban all forms of online lottery, whether that be by Indian of foreign lottery...

Goa ports minister argues for looser casino entry ban

Goa Ports Minister Michael Lobo argued this weekend that the new ban on local Goans entering casinos should be interpreted more loosely as a...

Goa bans locals from casino gambling

Goa Chief Minister Pramod Sawant announced on Thursday that all residents of Goa will be banned from placing bets in Goa's onshore and offshore...

Goa gaming commission still on the backburner

While recognized as an important issue to address, the Goa state government is keeping the creation of a permanent gaming commission on the backburner...

Goa state government to inspect local casinos

Although the casino industry has been operating in Goa for over two decades, there is yet to be a regulatory mechanism or a gaming...

Maharashtra bans online lotteries from other states

Maharashtra Deputy Chief Minister and state Finance Minister Ajit Pawar have decided to ban online lotteries from other states, in order to support the...

Delta Corp posts stagnant results in Q3

Indian casino operator Delta Corp reported stagnant results in the quarter ending December 31 with almost INR2.1 billion (about US$29.4 million) in net income from operations, a figure that was virtually identical to the previous year.

Playwin defaults on loan repayments, insolvency petition filed

Essel Group’s Pan India Network Limited, which operates various lotteries under the Playwin brand, has found to have defaulted on payment of various dues...

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