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LRWC merely halting Boracay discussions: filing

Leisure & Resorts World Corporation (LRWC) has reeled back comments from its chairman Mr. Eusebio Tanco, which suggested that its integrated resort project on...

LRWC walks away from Galaxy Boracay casino project

Leisure & Resorts World Corporation (LRWC) Acting Chairman Eusebio Tanco has declared the $550 million Integrated Resort project at Boracay Island, as well as his firm’s prospective partnership with Galaxy Entertainment, a dead letter.

Galaxy says IR would be a “good fit” for new Boracay

Galaxy Entertainment told the South China Morning Post in an email that it believes its planned project for an IR would be a “good fit” for the new Boracay.

Galaxy chairman remains confident of Boracay project

Lui Che Woo, chairman of Galaxy Entertainment, says he is “very confident” that his company’s project on Boracay will go ahead, despite Philippine president...

LRWC says no decision made on Boracay, contradicting tourism officials

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

Duterte opposes Boracay casino

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte says he’s opposed to the building of a casino complex on Boracay and vowed to hand over the land to...

Environment Secretary concerned about Boracay resort

The Secretary for the Department of Environment and Natural Resources has expressed concern that a plan to build a $500 million casino resort on...

Galaxy plans low-rise, eco-friendly resort for Boracay

  Galaxy Entertainment Group said it plans to build a low-rise, eco-friendly resort on Boracay, which will be its first project outside of Macau. The operator...

Genting plans Boracay development

Malaysia’s Genting Group is planning an integrated resort on Boracay island at the Savoy Hotel, Philippine Amusement and Gaming Corp Chair Andrea Domingo told...

Catholic priests vow to oppose Boracay casino

Catholic priests on the Philippine island of Boracay have vowed to oppose plans by Galaxy Entertainment to build a $500 million IR on the...
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