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Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina told the parliament of her country on Wednesday that her administration has “zero tolerance” for illegal casinos, and even for Bangladeshis who go abroad to gamble.
In unanimously passing the bill Prevention of Offences Related to Sports on Monday, the government of Sri Lanka has not only confirmed its ban on sports betting within the country, but also prohibited its citizens from engaging in sports betting overseas as well.
India’s Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju has unequivocally stated his opposition to the legalization of sports betting, calling it immoral and illegal, local media reports. When...
Asian governments are expected to eventually regulate online gaming, though lack of legislation is still a major factor holding back potential.