Saturday, May 25, 2019

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,...

Govt dismisses perjury complaint against Okada executive

Government prosecutors have dismissed a perjury complaint against an executive of Okada Manila relating to a $7 million deal for the purchase of lighting...

Vietnam police bust $1 billion gambling ring

Vietnam police have taken down what is believed to be the largest-ever internet betting operation in the country, worth US$1 billion, local media reports. Last...

Seven arrested in illegal betting racket

Seven people were arrested on Monday by the Jalandhar Commissionerate Police for their involvement in an illegal betting racket, local media reports. Police Commissioner Gurpreet...

Saipan looks to online gambling to offset falling casino revenue

More than six months after super typhoon Yutu wreaked havoc across Saipan, the island has been struggling to get back to its full fighting...

Goa’s casinos probed for money laundering involvement

A government investigation has revealed a possible link between Goa’s casinos and an international money laundering racket, local media reports. Whilst conducting a review...

Gujarat government mulls online gambling ban

The Gujarat government is considering changes to its existing gambling laws that would essentially ban online gambling, local media reports. Earlier, Gujarat imposed a...

Casinos to be legalized under new gambling law in May

Casinos will soon be allowed to legally operate in Myanmar with the 2018 Gambling Law to be enacted in May, according to the Myanmar...

Venue manager charged for failing to identify problem gambler

A gambling venue manager in New Zealand has become the first person in the country to be charged with failing to identify a problem...

AIGF urges inclusion of online gaming regulation in manifestos

The All India Gaming Federation has written to the two major political parties in India for the inclusion of online gaming regulation as one...

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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,...