Sunday, January 19, 2020

Nepal

Nepal hotel and casino employees return to work

Protesting workers at the Hyatt Regency Kathmandu have reportedly returned to work, although the hotel has not yet resumed operations, Mukti Dahal, general secretary of the All Nepal Hotel Casino and Restaurant Workers Union was cited as saying.

Nepal performance ahead of prior year: Silver Heritage

Silver Heritage Group’s Tiger Palace Resort Bhairahawa saw its GGR improve by approximately 30 percent year-on-year in May, compared to the prior year period....
Tiger Palace Resort, Nepal

At least four Nepali companies eye Tiger Palace operations

There are at least four Nepali companies looking to purchase the Tiger Palace Casino Resort in Bhairahawa after casino operator Silver Heritage Group put...

Silver Heritage sees improving revenue in Nepal

Silver Heritage say business improved substantially in the quarter to end-March at both its Tiger Palace Resort in Bhairahawa and at its operations in Kathmandu.

Tiger Palace opens to VIP gaming

Silver Heritage’s Tiger Palace Resort in Nepal has opened up to VIP gaming with three new rooms catering to high rollers.The 4,500 square feet...

Local operators criticise new bill for locals ban, fees

Nepal has proposed new regulations to tighten oversight of its casinos, just five years after passing legislation to govern the sector, though some local operators have expressed disappointment at a ban on locals and high fees.

Nepal bill ban concerns tourism industry

Nepal has banned the use of large denomination Indian currency notes in a move which tourism officials say may be detrimental to the industry.

Nepal to seize personal assets of tax defaulting operators

The Nepalese government has proposed new legislation that would give it the power to confiscate the personal property of casino operators who fail to...

Nepal tourism bill to be passed in next parliamentary session

Nepal’s Tourism Minister Rabindra Adhikari said a new Federal Tourism Act, which is expected to cover regulation of casinos, has been drafted and would...

Silver Heritage to sell assets, improve operations

Silver Heritage said its new chief financial officer, Ben Watiwat, has conducted a review of the group’s activities and has identified significant room for improvement in marketing and commercial operations.

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