Wednesday, July 17, 2024



Philippines’ Suntrust signs supply agreement for Westside City project

Suntrust Resort Holdings has entered into supply and installation agreements with various contractors for the Westside City project.

PAGCOR Chairman against total ban of online gaming

The Chairman of the Philippines’ gaming regulator has told a Senate committee that he is against newly proposed bills aiming to completely ban online gaming sites.

CLSA cuts forecast for Macau 2024 GGR due to uncertainty in near-term

Investment bank CLSA has revised down Macau's casino gross gaming revenue (GGR) for 2024 and 2025 due to near-term uncertainty, such as seasonality and China's intensified crackdown on illicit money exchange.

Manila ranked fifth riskiest city for tourists by Forbes Advisor

Manila has been scored one of the five riskiest cities for tourists, while Singapore was ranked the safest, according to a new study by Forbes Advisor.

The Star resumes electronic gaming after upgrade

The Star Entertainment Group has announced that all electronic gaming machines (EGMs) and electronic table games (ETGs) at its three properties are now back in operation and fully functional.

Australian media authority has blocked more than 1,000 illegal gambling websites in past 5 years

The Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) has recently requested that Australian internet service providers (ISPs) block an additional set of illegal gambling websites, bringing its tally to more than 1,000 websites blocked in the last five years.

Thai Police and soldiers seize shipment of gambling equipment

Border patrol soldiers and police in Thailand have intercepted computer equipment believed to belong to an online gambling operation setting up at a new location.

Philippines President urged to revoke licenses of Chinese-focused POGOs

President of the Philippines Ferdinand Marcos Jr. has been urged to revoke the licenses of Philippine Offshore Gaming Operators (POGOs) that serve the mainland Chinese market.

Hann Resorts plans IPO as early as this year: reports

Hann Resorts is planning an IPO either this year or early next year, worth up to PHP20 billion ($242.2 million), according to the head of the nation’s gaming regulator.

Philippines’ Suntrust appoints Andrew Lo as new president 

Suntrust Resort Holdings has named Andrew Lo Kai Bong as its new President, succeeding David Chua Ming Huat, who has retired. The announcement came through a filing with the Philippines Stock Exchange on Tuesday.