Tag Archives: andrea domingo
- PhilWeb back in business with new PAGCOR eGames license
August 21, 2017
Philippine-listed gaming technology provider PhilWeb Corp. will soon be back in business after it finally secured the nod of the Philippine Amusement and Gaming Corp (PAGCOR). The Philippine Star reported that PAGCOR has issued a Provisional Certificate of Accreditation as an Electronic Gaming System (EGS) service provider to PhilWeb after...
- Japan, Philippines mulling limits on locals in casinos
June 22, 2017
Legislators in both Japan and the Philippines are separately considering new limits on local residents’ ability to patronize local casinos. This week, the Yomiuri Shimbun reported that the panel of civil servants advising the Japanese government’s development of secondary casino legislation had proposed using the nation’s new national identity card...
- PAGCOR backs government casino sale
March 22, 2017
State gaming regulator Philippine Amusement and Gaming Corp (PAGCOR) has backed the government’s plan to privatize the casinos under its control. PAGCOR Chairperson Andrea D. Domingo told reporters at the sidelines of the ASEAN Gaming Summit that they will not block the plan of Philippines’ Finance Secretary Carlos G. Dominguez...
- Philippines to issue more POGO licenses to online gambling operators
March 21, 2017
The Philippines is set to issue a new set of Philippine Offshore Gaming Operator (POGO) licenses to online gambling companies. Philippine Amusement and Gaming Corporation (PAGCOR) chair Andrea Domingo told reporters in a news conference at the first day of the ASEAN Gaming Summit that there will be a second...
- PAGCOR eyes Cebu as Philippines’ next gambling hub
The Philippine Amusement and Gaming Corporation (PAGCOR) is eyeing the holiday-island of Cebu as the Philippines' next major gambling destination. In a news conference during the ASEAN Gaming Summit, PAGCOR chair Andrea Domingo floated the idea of replicating PAGCOR Entertainment City in Cebu as she believes Manila is slowly becoming...
- PAGCOR targets $1.3 billion revenue for 2017
Philippine Amusement and Gaming Corporation chairman Andrea Domingo painted a rosy picture of the country’s gambling industry, saying that the introduction of its new licenses for online gambling will propel the state regulator’s revenue to PHP65 billion (US$1.3 billion) in 2017. In her keynote speech before the gambling executives attending...
Okada Manila eyes Philippine backdoor listing
May 2, 2017