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Casinos and Gambling Offshore in Goa, India

Goa Floating Casinos Get A 3 Month Extension From BJP Government

The process to re-locate Goa’s five floating casinos has been under process for a number of years but no progress has been made so far as the five offshore casinos continue to operate on the River Mandovi. The ruling BJP government recently announced that it was extending a 3 month re-location period to the casinos […]

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Are Casinos Responsible For Turning Goa Into Sin City?

The political feud in Goa over the issue of offshore casinos has heated up yet again after the congress party accused the ruling BJP government of aiding the transformation of Goa into a sin city which was mainly due to the casino industry. The two parties have been at loggerheads ever since the government decided […]

Casinos and Gambling Offshore in Goa, India

Goa Government Extends Offshore Casino Licenses Amidst Stiff Opposition

The Goa state government surprised opposition parties by making a decision to allow offshore casinos to continue to operate on the Mandovi river. The issue has been fiercely contested by both political and religious parties who wanted the state government to not renew the offshore casino licenses. However the state government went against the opposition […]