PAGCOR won’t renew PhilWeb’s license

PAGCOR announced it won’t renew its intellectual property license agreement (IPLA) with the listed gaming technology provider.

Pagcor targets offshore online gaming operators

Pagcor is on the lookout for overseas online gaming business after the regulator’s crackdown in the Philippines threatens to shrink revenue.

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XIN Gaming acquires Tain and Betting Promotion

The leading games and systems developer acquires Tain, the popular software and solutions provider, along with Betting Promotion, the sportsbook supplier.

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Goa onshore casinos can be restricted near coast

Goa Chief Minister said that the ruling BJP was ideologically opposed to casinos, but the government was bound by law to allow these entities.

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Imperial Pacific aims to open Saipan casino by 2017 Chinese New Year

Imperial Pacific International Holdings announced it hopes to launch Imperial Pacific Resort on Saipan by 2017 Chinese New Year.

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Philippine casinos on the rise

Whilst Macau announced its worst quarter in years, casino operators elsewhere in Asia are experiencing better times.

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Vietnam may legalise football betting with a €38 daily limit

The Asian country aims to legalise sports betting under a 2010 proposal that states that players can bet as much as €38 on football matches.

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PAGCOR to open new casino by year-end

State-run Philippine Amusement and Gaming Corporation (PAGCOR) is targeting to open its casino in the Army Navy Club complex in Manila by the year-end.

Casino vessel located close to Goa bird sanctuary has to be shifted

State Forest Minister Rajendra Arlekar said that the casino vessel anchored next to Dr Salim Ali bird sanctuary in Goa has to be relocated.

Controversy over casinos continues in Goa

Laxmikant Parsekar, Goa Chief Minister defended his government’s stand to support offshore and other casinos, saying the state’s economy is dependent on them.

New bill to include casinos in money laundering law

The new legislation was filled at the Philippines House of Representatives and it aims to include casino operators in the coverage of the Anti-Money Laundering Act.

DICJ to introduce phone betting penalties in Macau

The decision comes after Bloomberg reported that Macau’s junket operators continue to violate a ban introduced last month on using mobile phones at betting tables.