New year, new CM and new casino policy for Goa

New Goa Chief Minister Laxmikant Parsekar recently announced his stand on casinos in a press conference in the state capital. In a marked departure from his predecessor Manohar Parrikar’s anti-casino stand, Parsekar acknowledged the economic benefits of allowing casinos stating that casinos contribute considerable revenues to the state exchequer and …

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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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