Saturday, October 24, 2020

Tag: Rodrigo Duerte

Landing International’s Manila land deal in limbo

ICR 190 ASIA LANDING
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...

Galaxy plans in question as Duterte hits out at casinos once again

Duterte
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has thrown doubt over the construction of a $500m beachfront casino on the country’s Boracay island resort. Concerns were raised as to the future of the Galaxy Entertainment Group venture, approved by the country’s regulator Pagcor in March, following comments made by Duterte on 9 April. “I don’t have plans there for casinos,” said Duterte, referencing Boracay....

Philippine eGaming parlour crackdown commences

Philippines Duerte
A new and oft-described as unorthodox president has ushered in a new, punitive era for the online gaming industry in the Philippines - as the state regulator revokes the licences of a huge number of eGaming parlours.   Gambling regulator the Philippine Amusement and Gaming Corporation (PAGCOR) has announced that it has revoked the operational licences of over 120 eGaming facilities...

STAY CONNECTED

4,304FansLike
1,046FollowersFollow

SECTOR NEWS