Goa’s state government on Sunday announced an extension of its covid-19 lockdown until May 10, amidst a surge in covid-19 cases detected in the state.
The lockdown was due to be lifted on May 4. Under the extension, casinos, bars, sports complexes, river cruises, gyms, schools, colleges and weekly markets will remain closed, but essential services will remain open.
Shares in India-listed Delta Corp slipped 1.43 percent, down from a 14-month high recorded in March this year.
The world is bouncing back, or at least coming to grips with the fact that going forward not much will be the same as before. Commendably, this industry quickly understood the need to adapt to a new normal, and that the days of targeting the low hanging fruit of the VIP sector are gone.
Over the years, many of the answers have been remarkably prescient in their forecasts for the near-term direction of Asia’s gaming industry. However, we can safely say that no one came anywhere close to guessing what 2020 may have had in store.