Goa's pro-casino incumbent BJP government emerges triumphant from state election, but casino operators still uncertain over their future.
The Indian state of Goa renews a controversial 'offshore' floating casino license after a court ordered the government to make a decision within 24 hours.
The Goa chief minister said that he is leaving the decision to renew the license of the sixth floating casino in Indian state to the new government.
Casino vessels in Goa have been exempted from the Supreme Court’s recent ban on liquor sales, and they have Google Maps to thank for it.
The state of Goa has reportedly taken a leaf out of Macau’s playbook & redrafted some of its casino laws, w/c it now wants the advocate general to examine.
The fate of Goa gambling industry now lies in between the clutches of Indian politicians who are now using the issue to gain political leverage.
Delta Corp., India’s largest and only publicly traded gaming and hospitality company, has finally set an opening date for its casino in the Sikkim state.
The state cabinet’s move to redefine the term “off-shore casino” in the Goa Gambling Act will pave the way to casino vessels operating in all rivers across Goa.
The casino vessels in Goa are on the verge of sinking, thanks to Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s demonetization surprise.