12, Feb, 2018

Silver Heritage Group has announced the appointment of two general managers to its Nepal resort, Tiger Palace Resort Bhairahawa, covering the hotel and casino businesses.

08, Feb, 2018

India’s lottery market has the potential to be at least four times its current size if more states were to legalize sales and the industry presented more appealing content, says Kamlesh Vijay, group CEO for Sugal & Damani, one of the country’s largest lottery companies.

05, Feb, 2018

The government has said it wants all six of the casino boats to move to an area zoned for entertainment within the next four years. Details of the policy are not yet available, though the area is expected to be near the new international airport in Mopa.

Goa and Sikkim are the only two states in India that allow casino gambling. The Union Territory of Daman in theory also permits casinos, though a license application from India’s biggest operator, Delta Corp, has been pending for several years.

05, Feb, 2018

The resort, which is operated by Australia-listed Silver Heritage Group, hosted its first major event on New Year’s Eve and plans a “grand launch” in March. It says it expects to commence its VIP business in the fourth quarter of 2018, with a total of eight tables open in its private gaming area, along with the opening of its fine dining venue and some additional expansion.

01, Feb, 2018

Austrian gaming supplier Novomatic has appointed former Ainsworth executive Robert Dijkstra to support sales growth in the Asia Pacific market.

31, Jan, 2018

Australia-listed Silver Heritage Group recorded its strongest quarterly sales revenue since its IPO in August, in the fourth quarter of 2017.

29, Jan, 2018

The government of Maharashtra has initiated a process to recover more than Rs. 933 crores (US$142 million) in taxes from the lotteries of Arunachal Pradesh, Sikkim and Mizoram, which are sold within the state.

29, Jan, 2018

AGTech Holdings has announced the launch of a new casual gaming and shopping platform in India, called the Gamepind Platform.

25, Jan, 2018

Goa’s offshore casinos, which currently float in the Mandovi River, are waiting for the government to finalize legislation that will force them to shift onshore, which may prove a game changer for the industry in India.

The government has said it wants all six of the casino boats to move to an area zoned for entertainment within the next four years. Details of the policy are not yet available, though the area is expected to be near the new international airport in Mopa.

22, Jan, 2018

The Maharashtra government is looking to shift its paper lottery to online in order to earn more revenue.