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Silver Heritage says Nepal legal action poses no threat

2019-08-09

Australia-listed Silver Heritage said legal action brought against its Nepalese units by a local consumer water group pose no immediate commercial threat or risk to its operations in the country.

Courts reject Okada’s appeals

2019-07-18

Courts in Japan and the Philippines have rejected appeals from billionaire Kazuo Okada, who is seeking to regain control over his former gaming empire, according to media reports.

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Bombay High Court backs Dream 11

2019-06-19

The Bombay High Court has backed Dream 11 in arguing that fantasy sports are a game of skill and therefore not gambling, dismissing a public interest litigation attempt brought by an anti gambling activist.

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DFNN says hopeful PCSO spat is close to resolution

2019-06-14

DFNN said it is hopeful a long-standing legal dispute with the Philippine Charity Sweepstake Office (PCSO) is close to being settled and it will be able to collect the PHP310 million ($5.9 million) in damages that it was awarded by a court.

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MBS drops case against Australian-Chinese gambler

2019-06-13

Marina Bay Sands has dropped a case in which it sought to recover $10 million in gambling debts from an elusive Australian-Chinese business tycoon, local media reports.

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Bloomberry gets summons over Bangladesh heist case

2019-02-27

Bloomberry Resorts said its gaming unit has been cited in a U.S. civil case attempting to recover funds stolen from Bangladesh’s central bank. In

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Adelson’s hand seen behind online gambling ban

2019-01-21

The US Justice Department’s unusual reversal of policy which may effectively ban online gambling follows millions of dollars in lobbying by Las Vegas Sands Chairman Sheldon Adelson.

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Online companies eye India potential

2018-08-10

India’s online gaming sector has seen a spate of acquisitions in recent months as operators position themselves for strong projected growth, despite

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Junket told to repay gambler HK$6m in lost chips

2018-04-08

Junket operator Dore Entertainment was ordered by Macau’s Court of First Instance to repay a gambler HK$6 million ($764,400)  in lost gaming chips,

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Silver Heritage confident consultancy termination valid

2018-04-07

Australia-listed Silver Heritage Group said it’s confident that a consultancy agreement with a former partner at its Nepal IR was validly terminated

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Donaco wins court order for share freeze

2018-04-02

Donaco International Limited said the Supreme Court of New South Wales has granted an injunction freezing the shares of the three Thai vendors of the

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GTA calls on SA-Best to withdraw pokies claims

2018-02-20

Australia’s Gaming Technologies Association called on anti-gambling crusader Nick Xenophon’s SA-Best party to withdraw its gaming policy due to tw

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India roundup: fantasy sports and Kerala lottery

2017-08-05

The High Court of Punjab and Haryana has ruled that online fantasy games require skill and therefore can’t be considered gambling, which is illegal.

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A rum affair

2017-07-12

Foreign investor interest in India’s online rummy companies has been growing, though a recent ordinance banning the game by the central state of Telangana has thrown the industry into turmoil and sparked fears of a domino effect across the country. In...

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Royal Time Primorye project in trouble after court ruling

2017-06-03

A local court has upheld a decision by the Corporation of the Primorsky Territory gambling zone in Russia’s Far East to terminate a contract with th

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Court tells Melco Crown to abide by employee accord

2017-03-12

The Philippine Court of Appeals has ordered Melco Crown Entertainment to abide by an accord to not hire the employees of rival Bloomberry Resorts and

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Austrac takes action against three Tabcorp companies

2015-07-21

Australia’s financial intelligence unit, Austrac, has filed papers in the Federal Court against three Tabcorp companies for “extensive, significan

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