Tag Archives: president Benigno Aquino
- Universal, PHL partner to build opera house, office towers next
July 31, 2015
Japanese gaming firm Universal Entertainment Corp. and its Philippine partner are eyeing the next phase of construction for the $2 billion Manila Bay Resorts project, which is set to open in 2016. Kazuo Okada’s Universal Entertainment Corp. is on a roll. The Japanese gaming firm and its Philippine partner are...
- Pagcor remits Php7.18 billion to the Philippine government from 2012 earnings
June 4, 2013
The Philippine Amusement and Gaming Corporation (Pagcor) remitted Php7.18-billion in dividends and other forms of remittances to the Philippine government for the fiscal year of 2012, making it the highest among the government's 38 Government-Owned and Controlled Corporations (GOCCs) to remit their annual net earnings for the year. Pagcor's total remittance to...
- Philippine president signs amended anti-money laundering law
February 18, 2013
Philippine president Benigno Aquino Jr. has signed Republic Act No. 10365, effectively expanding the coverage of the country's Anti-Money Laundering Act. The expanded law, which saw numerous amendments before President Aquino put his signature to it, now includes bribery and corruption, malversation of public funds and terrorism, swindling, fraud and...
Okada Manila eyes Philippine backdoor listing
May 2, 2017