Banning POGOs not an option, special zones the answer: Senator

Philippines House, Ways & Means Committee Chairman, Senator Joey Salceda, argues that “the solution to illegal POGO is not to close down all POGOs. Instead, operations should be remitted to special POGO-specific economic zones, allowing the government to benefit from the income while insulating the industry from the rest of the country.

Star Entertainment prioritizes licenses in NSW and QLD

Forward-looking into 2023, Star Entertainment management’s focus will be on the Remediation and transformation, a strong commitment to demonstrating suitability to hold casino licenses in New South Wales and Queensland.

PAGCOR cancels 175 POGO permits, repatriates 3,000 Chinese nationals

Philippines National Bureau of Investigation is abrest with unceasing reports of POGOs that no longer have permits to operate or their permits have been revoked by PAGCOR, leading to increased strain on the ongoing crackdown and repatriation efforts of some 3,000 Chinese nationals. 

LET Group – AKA Suncity – secures Listco deal guarantor

Sun Hung Kai, a main shareholder of Summit Ascent Holdings, guaranteed a HK$400 million ($51 million) loan facility given to LET Group Holdings Ltd, a regulatory filing submitted to the Hong Kong Bourses on Monday showed.

Paradise Entertainment banking on VIP demise, SJM concession

Macau's new gaming law gives hope to Paradise Entertainment as the demise of VIP prompts demand for EGM. Company's financial future is dependent Kam Pek’s casino ability to run under SJM’s potential concession and looks at North America for expansion.

ASEAN Gaming Summit 2023

ASEAN Gaming Summit will return next year back to its original dates on March 21-23, 2023. The pre-registration is now available.