Thursday, May 23, 2019

Sportschamps convicted of posting illegal gambling ad

Wagering company Sportschamps has been convicted of posting an illegal gambling advertisement online following an investigation by Liquor & Gaming New South Wales. The company...

Head Digital Works launches sport content platform

Head Digital Works Private Limited (formerly Head Infotech Private Limited), the parent company of leading online rummy website Ace2Three, has announced the launch of...

Three POGOs close on tax fears

At least three Philippine Offshore Gaming Operator licensees have shut down their operations amidst a clampdown on tax avoidance by foreign workers, according to...

Scott Winzeler appointed chairman of Sega Sammy Creation USA

Scott Winzeler has been appointed chairman of Sega Sammy Creation USA, the wholly-owned Las Vegas-based subsidiary of the Japanese gaming machine company Sega Sammy...

Philippines targets P32b in unpaid POGO taxes

The Philippine government is reportedly targeting about P32 billion ($609 million) in estimated taxes that have not been paid by foreign employees of Philippine...

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...

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The head of the Gaming Inspection and Coordination Bureau, Paulo Martins Chan, who was scheduled to deliver a keynote speech at G2E Asia yesterday,...

India tax officials question fantasy sports GST best practice

India’s tax authorities are currently working out how to best tax online fantasy gaming businesses, after launching an inquiry into how GST is calculated,...