19, Apr, 2018

The Philippines gaming regulator has denied recent claims that Galaxy Entertainment Group would abandon its plans for an integrated resort in Boracay, saying that a final decision has yet to be made on the issue.

19, Apr, 2018

Genting Singapore is set to change its domicile from Isle of Man to Singapore, and undergo a slight name change following shareholder approval in an EGM held on Tuesday.

17, Apr, 2018

Leisure and Resorts World Corp. has denied that it has shelved plans with Galaxy Entertainment for a casino on the island of Boracay, contradicting comments from government tourism officials.

12, Apr, 2018

When in 2016 the U.S. Supreme Court accepted to hear the appeal in the Christie v. National Collegiate Athletic Association case (later renamed Murphy v. National Collegiate Athletic Association) no one expected New Jersey ever to be allowed to offer sports betting to its residents.

For years New Jersey had sought to challenge Nevada’s monopoly on legal sports betting, eventually passing legislation allowing the Garden State’s casinos and racetracks to accept bets on sports events played outside the state and not involving state’s college teams.

12, Apr, 2018

Bloomberry Resorts Corp, operator of the Solaire Resort & Casino in Manila, announced on Wednesday that it has taken out a P73.5 billion (US$1.4 billion) loan from a syndicate of banks.

12, Apr, 2018

Boracay Island could see its rehabilitation works complete ahead of schedule, according to the Department of Tourism. 

12, Apr, 2018

Proxy betting in Philippines and reporting thresholds in Macau have been identified as AML deficiencies as part of a U.S. government report released last month.

11, Apr, 2018

Macau-based Galaxy Entertainment will not be able to build its planned $500 million integrated resort on the Philippine island of Boracay, local media reported a spokesman for President Rodrigo Duterte as saying.

11, Apr, 2018

Wally Sombero, the alleged middleman of casino tycoon Jack Lam has surrendered to the Philippine National Police (PNP) for his involvement in a bribery-corruption case connected to the Bureau of immigration.

10, Apr, 2018

President Rodrigo Duterte, who earlier this week denied knowledge of plans for a casino on Boracay, in December met with officials from Galaxy Entertainment Group to discuss the project, local media reports.

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