Saturday, May 25, 2019

India

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...

Delta Q4 results top expectations

India’s Delta Corp reported a 19 percent jump in fiscal Q4 revenue and EBITDA of 879 million rupees, topping expectations.

Dream11 becomes India’s first gaming unicorn

Dream11, a fantasy sports start up, has become the country’s first gaming unicorn, attracting a valuation of $1 billion or more, local media reports..

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...

Goa casino operators accused of manipulating election results

Goa’s Revenue Minister Rohan Khaunte has accused the state’s casino operators of manipulating election results by enrolling their “out of state” casino employees into...

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...

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...

New Goa CM stance on gaming undecided

Newly appointed Goa chief minister Pramod Sawant says he has not yet decided his approach towards offshore casinos in the state and will need...

Regulation seen cutting illegal gambling, boosting state revenue

Popular Indian politician, Shashi Tharoor, a member of the main opposition Congress Party, stirred the political pot earlier this year by introducing a private...

Delta Corp to pick up 25 percent stake in JCML

India casino operator Delta Corp has announced it is investing $10 million into Essel Group’s cruise liner business, which will allow it get to...

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Summit Ascent announces board changes after Suncity hikes stake

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