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PAGCOR to address POGO issues ahead of 2022 elections

PAGCOR Chairman and CEO Andrea Domingo on Tuesday said that the current state of POGOs, if left unchecked, will be used against the current...

Domingo hopes casinos to reopen in June, take down NOGOs

PAGCOR Chairman and CEO Andrea Domingo on Tuesday said she hopes to see gaming operations reopen gradually from the beginning of June. The chairwoman was...

PAGCOR boosts government cash remittances to P17b

The Philippine Amusement and Gaming Corp (PAGCOR) said it had increased its cash dividend donations to the National Treasury by P5 billion bringing the total to P17 billion ($340.9 million) for 2019. 
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Okada Manila posts operating loss in 20Q1

Okada Manila posted a widened operating loss of JPY 1.7 billion (US$16 million) in the first quarter of 2020, due mainly to the suspension...
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Suncity looks to increase stake in Westside City casino project

Hong Kong-listed Suncity Group has proposed a subscription of convertible bonds, which could potentially be used to increase its stake in its Westside Main...

Belle Q1 gaming revenue from COD Manila drops 39 percent

Belle Corp said its share of gaming revenue from the City of Dreams Manila dropped 39 percent in Q1 due to Covid-19 disruptions.
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Aggregators look beyond content to grow Asia’s online sector

Content aggregators have long been the go-to solution for operators looking to quickly and easily enter online markets in Asia.

Okada Manila to lay off over 1,000 staff members

Okada Manila President Takashi Oya announced to staff on Tuesday that more than one thousand employees would be laid off as part of a...

Resorts World Foundation sends medical supplies to hospitals

Resorts World Philippines Cultural Heritage Foundation, Inc. (RWPCHFI) on Sunday completed its P50 million (US$985,127) commitment to aid the government’s COVID-19 relief efforts. According to...

PAGCOR issues reopening guidelines for E-Games, Bingo, Poker venues

The Philippine Amusement and Gaming Corporation (PAGCOR) has issued a memorandum to Bingo, E-Games and Poker operators on Friday, requiring venues to adhere to...

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Paradise Co. adopts emergency cost-cutting measures

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