Part of the reason for the increase in GGR comes from more people making their way to the casino. Across the first nine months of this year, Okada Manila saw 25.7% more patrons – 4.33 million – than what it saw during the same period last year.
Travellers International, the company that runs Resorts World Manila, is now much closer to taking the company private. In a disclosure to the Philippines Stock Exchange (PSE), the group have announced their shares will no longer be available for trading effective October 21.
In the video, dozens of “bricks” of wrapped AU$50 and $100 (about $33 and $67) are seen being presented to a cashier’s cage. The footage was reportedly taken from the casino’s own security cameras and delivered by gambling inspectors in Victoria to Andrew Wilkie, a legislator known for his opposition to gambling.
Bangladesh is a majority Muslim country and a new Research International poll found that 97% of respondents supported the government’s casino crackdown. Cynicism abounds, as 58% of respondents said they believe the leaders of all Bangladesh political parties were “directly involved” in illegal gambling operations and another 34% believe they were indirectly involved.
There are just few weeks left until the Asia Gaming Summit Taiwan gets underway. The event, which is scheduled from November 5-7, will take place in Taipei, Taiwan at the Taipei W. resort.
Three years ago, Manila opened its door to online casinos. Sixty companies secured licenses for Philippine offshore gaming operations, known as “POGO,” many of them launching operations targeting Chinese gamblers.
After Apple’s iPhone 11 event, I noted that while the company was catching up on features like ultrawide and night mode, it was unclear whether it’d be able to get on the Pixel’s level in terms of basic image quality.
At the press conference promoting G2E Asia @ the Philippines in Manila on Tuesday, 8 October 2019, Domingo said she didn’t want the cessation of Cambodian online gaming licenses to see operators simply move their business operations to the Philippines instead.
The maximum penalty for those who gamble illegally will be increased 20-fold from RM5,000 (£943/$1,084/$1,193) to RM100,000. In addition, where previously there was no minimum sentence for gambling under the Common Gaming Houses Act of 1953, it will now carry a jail term of no less than six months.
Who are the consistent poker YouTube that you should be subscribed to over the winter months? One of the most popular poker YouTube creators, Doug Polk has over a quarter of a million subscribers, and along with broadcasting about cryptocurrency, Polk has been crushing poker content for many years.