Tag Archives: Philippines
- Traffic back in Resorts World Manila after June arson attack
September 19, 2017
Resorts World Manila (RWM) is on track with its recovery from the deadly June 2 arson attack that left at least 38 people, including the gunman, dead. Alliance Global Incorporated President Kingson Sian announced during the holding firm’s annual stockholders meeting on Tuesday that traffic inside the integrated resort is...
- Eduard Folayang to face Martin Nguyen at ONE: Legends of the World in Manila
19 September 2017 – Manila, Philippines: The largest sports media property in Asian history, ONE Championship™ (ONE), has just announced another blockbuster evening of world-class martial arts action as ONE: LEGENDS OF THE WORLD hits the Mall of Asia Arena in Manila on 10 November. In the main event, reigning ONE...
- PAGCOR taps GLI for POGO systems certification
September 14, 2017
State-run Philippine Amusement and Gaming Corporation (PAGCOR) has chosen technical consultancy firm Gaming Laboratories International (GLI) to certify online gaming systems operated by holders of a Philippine Offshore Gaming Operator (POGO) license. In a statement, GLI said that the company is the first independent test laboratory that PAGCOR has accredited...
- Melco Resorts eyeing PAGCOR’s 17 casinos
September 13, 2017
Hong Kong-listed casino operator Melco Resorts & Entertainment has expressed its interest in acquiring the Philippine Amusement and Gaming Corporation's (PAGCOR) casinos once the Philippine government decides to put them on sale. Macau Business Daily reported that Melco is reportedly on the prowl for PAGCOR's casinos, which the government intends...
- Razon disposes of US$74M stake in Bloomberry Resorts
Filipino tycoon Enrique Razon Jr. disposed of more than three percent of his stake in Philippine-listed casino operator Bloomberry Resorts Corp. in a bid to boost the firm’s stock trading liquidity. In a disclosure to the Philippine Stock Exchange on Tuesday, Razon’s Prime Metroline Holdings Inc. sold 350 million shares...
- Philippines bust more South Korean online gambling ops
September 12, 2017
Philippine authorities are chasing down fugitive members of a South Korean-led illegal online gambling ring, while preparing charges against nine other members who weren’t nimble enough to evade arrest. On Friday, members of the Regional Intelligence Division (RID) raided a rented house in Cebu City where a suspected illegal online...
Okada Manila eyes Philippine backdoor listing
May 2, 2017