Coronavirus Shuts Down PAGCOR Retail Gambling, POGOs Still Operational

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As of right now, most retail gambling in the Philippines has been temporarily suspended. Per the government’s overarching coronavirus response, PAGCOR – the Philippine Amusement and Gaming Corporation – has shuttered all operations in the National Capital Region, or NCR. This includes all 16 NCR cities, and all forms of retail gambling have been put …

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Philippine Gambling Regulators Claim Success For New Gambling Regulation

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Gambling regulators in the Philippines are claiming success for regulating the online gambling industry after casino revenue spiked in 2018. The Philippine Amusement & Gaming Corporation (PAGCOR) recently released a statement confirming that offshore gaming providers have substantially increased revenue figures in the two years since the Filipino market opened up to offshore gaming operators. …

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