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Bill passed to ban games of skill in Telangana

2017-11-13

The Telangana legislative assembly have passed the Telangana Gaming (Amendment) Bill, 2017 on Monday, which aims to outlaw games of skill for stakes,

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Ruling Party confirms IR bill delay

2017-09-19

Members of the Abe government and the ruling party confirmed to the Japanese media that no progress would be made on passing either the gambling addic

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Osaka lobbies for changes in casino regulation

2017-08-19

The Osaka prefectural and city governments used the public hearing held on Friday to lobby for business-friendly changes to casino regulation found in

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Komeito wobbly on IR legislation

2017-08-13

The ruling coalition Komeito party remains divided over whether or not to support the forthcoming IR Implementation Bill, according to several reports

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Japan’s unique IR bidding process

2017-08-07

On August 1, the Experts’ Committee formally handed over its report to the government. This 130-page Japanese-language document is expected to form

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Ruling party receives IR experts committee report

2017-08-02

On Wednesday the ruling Liberal Democratic Party’s project team on IRs officially received the 130-page report of the Experts Committee advising the

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IR experts' committee finishes its report

2017-07-31

On Monday, the eight-member Experts’ Committee advising the Abe government on its forthcoming IR Implementation Bill held its tenth and final regula

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India starts groundwork on sports betting legalization

2017-07-15

India’s Sports Ministry has begun the groundwork to frame a legislation that legalizes online sports betting in India, The Indian Express reports. A

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Operator revenue to help prevent gambling addiction

2017-07-03

The Japanese government is considering collecting a portion of revenue from casino operators to finance preventative measures for gambling addiction,

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Senator pushes bill to privatize Pagcor casinos

2017-06-04

Philippines lawmaker Sen. Panfilo Lacson is pushing for the privatization of casinos owned by the Philippine Amusement and Gaming Corp. (Pagcor) in or

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Kerala to protect state lottery from GST

2017-04-16

The government of Kerala is considering a new law that would negate the impact of the Goods & Services Tax (GST) on lotteries, local media reports. Ac

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Osaka Strip could take on Macau, Las Vegas

2017-04-16

The building of an “Osaka Strip” involving three or more operators could potentially give Macau and Las Vegas a run for their money, says Steve Ga

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Kinmen takes swing at casino referendum

2017-04-05

Taiwan’s Kinmen County is set to vote in October to decide whether to permit casino development on the island, Taiwan News reports. The news comes a

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Osaka-based party introduces problem gambling bill

2017-02-25

Osaka-based national political party Nippon Ishin no Kai has proposed new legislation dealing with problem gambling, with the hopes the city will be s

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Smoking lounges here to stay: Govt

2017-02-15

The Macau government has reportedly proposed amendments to the smoking bill which would allow the establishment of smoking lounges in the city’s cas

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Finance Ministry softens sports industry tax to one percent

2016-11-16

Russian bookmakers have welcomed the Finance Ministry's decision to soften the requirements in which bookmakers and totes need to give part of their p

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Macau smoking bill to be nailed by August 2017

2016-10-26

The Committee behind Macau’s proposed universal smoking ban has promised that a final decision on the ban would be made by the end of this tenure of

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Tokyo governor in favor of casino

2016-08-09

Recently elected Tokyo governor Yuriko Koike has reportedly said she supports opening a casino in the nation’s capital. According to an interview wi

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Popular video games may soon face Xenophon’s wrath

2016-07-30

A number of popular video games may soon find themselves defined as gambling under a bill to be introduced by independent Senator Nick Xenophon next m

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