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Networking and socials at ASEAN 2019

ASEAN Gaming Summit 2019 will feature not one, but five post-conference networking events over the three-day show, held from 19-21 March 2019 at Conrad Manila, Philippines. Added to...

Quezon City IR plans under fire from concerned citizens

Bloomberry Resorts has been asked to address concerns raised by local church and parent groups with regards to its Quezon City casino plans, local...

276 foreigners arrested in Makati amid crackdown

The Bureau of Immigration arrested 276 illegal foreign workers in Makati on Monday, with many of those arrested described as working in the online...

Philippines casino GGR up 22.9 pct in 2018

Philippines casinos posted P187.5 billion (US$3.6 billion) in casino GGR in 2018, increasing 22.9 percent year-on-year, according to the latest data from the Philippines...

Duterte yet to meet Domingo over casino moratorium, mind unchanged

President Rodrigo Duterte has not yet changed his position on the moratorium against new casino licenses, according to a presidential spokesperson on Monday. “Until such...

Malacañang backs BIR’s POGO targeting

The Philippine Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) is asking for PAGCOR’s assistance in assuring Philippine Offshore Gaming Operators (POGOs) register with the tax department before their licenses can be renewed.

Philippines tax agency eyes POGO licensees, illegal Chinese workers

The Philippines Tax agency has set its sights on Philippines-based offshore gaming operators, or POGOs, requiring the companies to register with the Bureau of...

Police accused of going on “lavish” trip, sponsored by gaming firm

A Malaysian police delegation has come under fire for accepting a “lavish overseas trip” to Turkey, which was allegedly paid for by a private...

Judicial review application for GITP incentive scheme to be heard May 30

The High Court on Thursday confirmed for May 30 to hear Genting Malaysia’s application for a judicial review concerning a tax incentive scheme for...

Singapore posts 6.2 percent in visitor arrivals, spending up modestly

Visitor arrivals to Singapore hit a record 18.5 million in 2018, clocking a 6.2 percent increase from the previous year, according to data released...

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