Saturday, August 13, 2022


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APT tour goes ahead, WPT cancels


The Asia Poker Tour says its upcoming event in Taiwan in March will go ahead as planned, despite the Covid-19 outbreak, though the World Poker Tour is postponing its event on the island and is cancelling another scheduled in Vietnam.

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Online companies eye India potential


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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Two more companies receive Nagaland online skill games license


Indian online poker companies Quantumskill Gaming and Tech. Pvt. Ltd. and WYZ Games Pvt. Ltd. have received licenses from the Nagaland state governmen

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Bangladesh Supreme Court grants gambling clubs reprieve


Bangladesh’s Supreme Court has granted a reprieve to some of the country’s top clubs, which are offering games of skill for money, until the High

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Nagaland issues first online skill game license


The Nagaland government has started the process of issuing licenses for online games of skill under the Nagaland Prohibition of Gambling and Promotion

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Association petitions HC to recognize poker as game of skill


The Indian Poker Association has moved for the Gujarat High Court to declare poker a ‘game of skill’ after the city’s police stopped the game fr

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Club Empire receives letter of intent for skill gaming license


The Government of Nagaland has issued the first Letter of Intent (LOI) to Club Empire, a Kolkata-based gaming start-up. The Letter of Intent/provision

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AIGF meets with Kerala state officials


Kerala may soon become another one of Asia’s gaming destinations should the state government accept the proposal by the All-India Gaming Federation

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Making waves in the online casino industry


Royal Wins have been making waves in the online casino industry with their innovative product, the Kash Karnival, a ground-breaking online social casi

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Nagaland govt notifies Skill Games Rules, to issue LOI soon


The Nagaland government has notified the Nagaland Prohibition of Gambling and Promotion and Regulation of Online Games of Skill Rules, 2016, according

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Kerala government considers enlisting poker as a skill game


The Kerala government has announced its decision to consider recognizing poker and bridge as games of skill by way of amending a notification dated Se

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Online poker website recently organized a panel discussion on “Recent Developments in the Skill Games Industry”- a seminar on legal,

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Adda52 case withdrawn in Delhi High Court


Gaussian Networks’ Adda52 ‘poker for stakes’ matter has been withdrawn in the Delhi High Court in light of several new developments in the games

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Nagaland Governor gives assent to the online skill games bill


Governor of Nagaland, PB Acharya has approved the Nagaland Online Games of Skill Bill, making Nagaland the first Indian state to pass a specific law o

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Nagaland legislative assembly passes online skill game bill


The Nagaland legislative assembly has passed the Nagaland Prohibition of Gambling and Promotion and Regulation of Online Games of Skill Bill, 2015, lo

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Alibaba enters the world of Match Poker in China


Alibaba Sports has signed a partnership with Oceans Sports and Entertainment to offer “Match Poker”, a non-gambling form of poker to Chinese poker

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Select Committee to meet on Mar. 2 to discuss Nagaland skill games bill


The Additional Secretary, NLA, K.Sekhose has announced that the meeting of the Select Committee on the Nagaland Prohibition of Gambling and Promotion

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Indian skill games industry urges Finance Minister to ease withholding tax


Several companies in the online skill games industry in India have made a representation to the Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley to consider relaxi

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Select committee to discuss Nagaland skill games bill


The Nagaland Legislative Assembly (NLA) in India has announced a meeting of the select committee to deliberate on the Nagaland Prohibition of Gambling

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