2021 Governors’ Cup Champion Crowned As Okada Manila Rolls Out Legal iGaming

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Well, the 2021 PBA Governors’ Cup is officially over, with Barangay Ginebra San Miguel completing their historic run to the title. As the 6-seed, Barangay Ginebra was the underdog at the best Philippine sports betting sites for just about every single contest. First, they knocked off TNT Tropang Giga in a twice-to-beat quarterfinal, beating the … Read more

Legal Offshore Philippine Casinos: No Politics, Limited Risk, All Fun

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In the Philippines, casino gambling is big business. And despite the recent reduction to 50% capacity on area gaming floors (75% inside Metro Manila IR casinos), revenues are up substantially over last year. However, before you venture back out to your favorite nearby gambling house – if you’re legally allowed to, that is – you … Read more

Westside City Resorts World Project Unimpeded By Chau Arrest

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Last week, we told you about the arrest of Suncity Group’s Alvin Chau in Macau. Chau, accused of illegally funneling Chinese gamblers to online operations (allegedly – at least in part – to Philippine POGOs), has resigned from all posts within Suncity, but questions remain as to the overall fallout from the scandal. While these … Read more

Philippine State-Owned Casinos Rake In $1.3 Billion For 2018

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For 2018, state-owned casinos have reportedly earned $1.3b last year to end the year with an 18% increase from 2017.  The Philippine Amusement and Gaming Corporation (PAGCOR) currently operates eight casinos and 34 satellite gaming outlets. PAGCOR is also the sole regulator for most of the Philippines excluding the Cagayan Special Economic Zone which services … Read more