After years of Limbo, it appears the Galaxy Boracay’s future is officially dead after LWRC pulled out of the deal.
Rodrigo Duterte may not want casino expansion in the Philippines, but it isn’t stopping Galaxy Entetainment's plans to launch a resort on Boracay.
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte issues fresh threat to "suppress" online gambling, but spokesperson claims he meant only illegal operators.
Philippine Amusement and Gaming Corp says it will comply with a government order to cancel all casino licenses on Boracay island.
An inter-agency task force created by Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte asks PAGCOR regulator to revoke all Boracay casino licenses.
Following the six-month mandated closure, Boracay Island in the Philippines is now open for business – sort of.
Lui Che Woo, founder and chairman of Hong Kong-based Galaxy Entertainment, is "very confident" that his company's planned Boracay casino will be built.
Philippines DOT Secretary broke the news with Duterte's reaffirmation that casino ban would be implemented including existing casinos prior's April closure.
Not even the six-month closure of the idyllic Boracay has stopped GEG from proceeding with its $500 million integrated resort project.
The Duterte administration has reiterated its promise to keep Boracay casino-free as it announced its plans to reopen the country’s popular tourist spot.