Tag: Philippines

Hann Casinos in the Philippines Plan additional $1B Investment
28
Jun
2022

Hann Casinos in the Philippines Plan additional $1B Investment

Hann Philippines, a casino resort operator in the Philippines, is planning to expand its casino and hotel…

The Philippines Can’t Get Off FATF’s Grey List
21
Jun
2022

The Philippines Can’t Get Off FATF’s Grey List

In Summary: The Financial Action Task Force (FATF) is keeping the Philippines on the list of untrustworthy…

Jade Entertainment CEO Takes Stock of Philippines Black Market
14
Jun
2022

Jade Entertainment CEO Takes Stock of Philippines Black Market

Jade Entertainment CEO Joe Pisano recently penned a contribution article for Asia Gaming Brief in which he…

Four Kidnappers Gunned Down in the Philippines, Chinese Victim Saved
02
Jun
2022

Four Kidnappers Gunned Down in the Philippines, Chinese Victim Saved

The exploitation of Chinese nationals in overseas illegal gambling markets continues. The most recent law enforcement operation…

Filipino Police Told Not to Relent on E-Sabong Crime Investigations
04
May
2022

Philippines Pulls the Plug on E-Sabong with Presidential Approval

The Philippines has had a fraught relationship with e-sabong or online cockfighting which peaked during the pandemic…

PAGCOR Contributes $155M to Philippines Government in 2021
12
Apr
2022

PAGCOR Contributes $155M to Philippines Government in 2021

The Philippines has stuck by its gambling industry and it has all paid off. PAGCOR, the country’s…

Ontario May Lose $2.8BN by Legalizing Online Gambling, Says Report
28
Mar
2022

The Philippines Suspends Suncity Group License, Offers Recovery Option

The Philippines has faced numerous challenges in regard to its gambling industry of late. The recently-regulated e-sabong…

Philippines Investigates Policemen for Assisting E-Sabong Disappearances
22
Mar
2022

Philippines Investigates Policemen for Assisting E-Sabong Disappearances

The Philippines is amping up its efforts to curtail the spreading of crime associated with e-sabong, a…

AUS: Survey Says 53.5% Of Gamblers Do Not Have a Limit in Place
18
Mar
2022

Philippines Recognizes Need for Action But Still Loves E-Sabong

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte knows that a line must be drawn – he just isn’t entirely sure…

Gamstop Selected to Conduct BGC’s Single Customer View Trial
07
Mar
2022

FATF: Philippines Should Continue Strengthening AML, CFT Regime

The global money laundering and terrorist financing watchdog, the Financial Action Task Force (FATF), released on Friday…