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Most Sikkim PL holders disappointed with stringent license conditions but Future Gaming confident of starting operations

Exclusive One month after the news of Sikkim awarding a ‘go live’ license to Future Gaming Group was first reported on GLaws.in, it is understood that several provisional license holders are unhappy with the final conditions imposed by the Sikkim government in the revised Provisional License (PL) and go live’ license. …

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Sikkim online gaming, betting websites to go live very soon as government issues first regular license

Exclusive After five years of ambivalence, the Sikkim government has finally issued the first regular license for starting online gaming operations to a subsidiary of M/s. Future Gaming Solutions Private Limited headed by lottery king Santiago Martin.  Kapil Khanna, Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Future Gaming confirmed to GLaws.in over phone that Future …

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Singapore passes new law to prohibit offshore online gambling; scope for granting exemptions to charity operators

The Singapore Parliament passed a new legislation to regulate online gambling yesterday. Titled the Remote Gambling Act, 2014 the new law aims at prohibiting most forms of online gaming while leaving open a provision for licensing online gambling and wagering under strict terms and conditions. The Remote Gambling Act makes gambling …

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UPDATE: SC lists rummy for stakes case on 12th November, Centre unlikely to play active role in the matter

Exclusive The Mahalakshmi Cultural Association case (along with Special Leave Petitions of online rummy companies and some other related matters) before the Supreme Court involving the question of whether rummy can be played for stakes was listed for hearing today. The Centre was impeaded as a party to the matter by the Supreme …

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