Wednesday, October 4, 2023

Tag: manilla

Pagcor ordered to issue Waterfront casino licence

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An appeals court has upheld a Manila court ruling which ordered Pagcor to issue a provisional licence to Waterfront Philippines for a casino resort in the capital region. The Court of Appeals 6th Division reaffirmed the August 2017 ruling by the Manila Regional Trial Court Branch 173 Presiding Judge Armando Yanga, who said Pagcor must act on Waterfront’s application for...

What’s behind Duterte’s antipathy towards casinos

In the wake of the recent decision to ban all casinos on Boracay and the controversy surrounding Landing International’s licence for its Manila IR, President Duterte’s flip-flopping on the casino industry can’t be doing wonders for investor confidence suggests Edward Lowton. It’s hard to get a handle on the Philippine president’s Rodrigo Duterte’s position when it comes to the casino...

Landing International’s Manila land deal in limbo

Korean casino operator Landing International Development Corp appears to have had its lease agreement to develop and operate an integrated resort in Manila’s Entertainment City put on hold. Media reports suggest that the Philippines’ Commission on Audit (COA) has ordered Nayong Pilipino Foundation (NPF) - a state-owned corporation under the Department of Tourism - to suspend its lease agreement with...

Lease agreement placed on hold for Landing International’s Manila IR

Landing International Development Corp has had its IR lease agreement in Manila’s Entertainment City suspended, pending Pagcor and National Economic Development Authority approval. State-owned developer Nayong Pilipino Foundation has also been ordered by the Philippines’ Commission on Audit to cease the agreement for the multi-use resort, following accusations of a substantially underpriced contract. A report from the commission in June stated...

Alfastreet Gaming expands footprint at Solaire Manila

Alfastreet has installed a special combination of electronic table games in Solaire, Manila's leading Casino.   The installation included a total of 72 Wiky terminals with multiple Baccarat tables, Roulette and Sic bo. In addition, Royal Derby was added to the floor, which only reconfirms the quality and the uniqueness of Alfastreet's product. “We've been working very long and very hard, to...