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Philippines suspends POGO license applications

2019-08-19

The Philippine Gaming and Amusement Corp (PAGCOR) has said it will stop accepting new applications for offshore online gaming licenses after Beijing called on Manila to crack down on gambling operations targeting its citizens.

Senators call for inquiry into Crown allegations

2019-07-29

Several Australian senators have called for an independent inquiry into allegations that Crown Resorts was promoting illegal gambling promotion operations in China, that it was facilitating visas for VIPs and had close links to organised crime.

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Imperial Pacific to pay $3m to settle wage dispute

2019-04-12

Hong Kong-listed Imperial Pacific will pay $3 million to settle U.S. Department of Labor claims that construction workers weren’t paid minimum wages and overtime, the AP reports, citing court documents.

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Visa crisis looms over IPI construction

2019-02-22

Imperial Pacific International is facing further disruption at its unfinished Saipan property after new visa regulations further dried up the labor pool available to complete the long-delayed project.

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PAGCOR to carry out random checks on POGOs

2018-11-28

The Philippine market regulator plans to carry out random inspections of Philippine Offshore Gaming Operators amidst concern they are employing illegal foreign workers, according to media reports.

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Philippines to crackdown on foreign workers in gambling

2018-11-20

The Philippines plans to crackdown on illegal foreign workers in the country’s casinos and online gambling industry, according to local media reports.

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Silver Heritage confident consultancy termination valid

2018-04-07

Australia-listed Silver Heritage Group said it’s confident that a consultancy agreement with a former partner at its Nepal IR was validly terminated

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U.S. Department of Homeland Security to decide on visa waiver

2017-04-10

The Secretary of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, John Kelly, will decide whether the CNMI can continue a visa-waiver program for Chinese and

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Macau to tighten visa rules for casino executive positions

2016-05-29

The Macau government is reportedly tightening its visa policy for executives working in the territory’s casinos in an effort to promote more locals

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Casinos to benefit as China visa walls crumble

2016-04-14

As China’s outbound tourism market continues to balloon, a growing number of destinations are easing visa requirements to woo the mainland traveller, with casinos in those countries likely to be among the key beneficiaries. With research suggesting...

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