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PAGCOR, AMLC sign agreement for cooperation

The Philippines gaming regulator has signed a deal with the country’s anti-money laundering watchdog to tighten their cooperation in the fight against money laundering,...

Pagcor chief Domingo to address ASEAN Gaming Summit 2020

Andrea Domingo, chief executive officer of the Philippine Amusement and Gaming Corp (PAGCOR) has today announced her participation in the fourth installment of the...

SunCity purchase of Westside Resorts site to complete end March

SunCity Group Holdings has revealed that its payment of $200 million to secure the project site for Westside City Resorts World will be completed...

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Cherry Interactive

Okada Manila revenue soars 76 percent year-on-year in December

Universal Entertainment has announced that its Okada Manila resort took in nearly P5 billion (US$100 million) in revenues in December 2019, which was a...

SEC probes Suntrust’s lack of tender offer during Suncity acquisition

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) is investigating whether Suntrust Home Developers, co-developer of Westside City Resorts World, should have made a tender offer...
President Rodrigo Duterte

Duterte says Chinese government understands POGO regulation

In a local media interview, Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte said that he had won the Chinese government’s understanding on Manila’s handling of Philippine Offshore Gaming Operators (POGO) regulation.

Philippines to restrict Chinese visa-upon-arrival

The Philippines has decided not to scrap visas-upon-arrivals (VUAs) for Chinese tourists, instead opting for a 30-day VUA without provision for an extension, local...

MOF to discuss future of Vietnam gaming industry

Nguyen Minh Tien, Deputy Director-General of the Ministry of Finance in Vietnam has joined the growing line-up of speakers set to speak at the...

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