Sunday, June 26, 2022


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SkyCity workers strike for second weekend in a row


Workers at SkyCity Casino in New Zealand organized a weekend-long strike for the second week in a row, attempting to improve their weekend and night-t

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PH govt mapping new rules to address illegal foreign workers


The Philippines is finalizing new rules that will be able to weed out illegal foreign workers and ease concerns over tax evasion and loss of job oppor

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Pagcor adds gaming workers to casino exclusion database


The Philippines gaming regulator has released a memorandum announcing that all gaming workers holding a “Gaming Employment License” (GEL) will be

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Gaming workers petitions govt for better welfare conditions


Hundreds of casino workers gathered in a demonstration on Monday, calling for the government to better enforce smoking laws inside gaming venues, Maca

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Melco staff organize protest for better wages, bonuses


Melco gaming staff gathered on the weekend outside City of Dreams in Macau, demanding better wages and bonuses in line with other operators, Macau TDM

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MBS announces two-days paid learning leave


Marina Bay Sands has announced the implementation of a two-day ‘learning leave’ initiative for its workforce. The initiative is believed to be

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Migrant workers improve local economy: Macau researcher


Local workers need to see lower-skilled foreign workers as people that improve the local economy, rather than “just labor”, says a Macau researche

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Construction firms to pay $13.9 million in back pay and wages


The U.S. government has ordered four China-based construction contractors behind IPI’s new casino resort on Garapan to pay a collective $13.9 millio

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IPI ramps up efforts to attract U.S. workers


Saipan casino operator Imperial Pacific International said it is working on recruiting more U.S. workers for its hotel-casino in Garapan. According to

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MGM workers urges DICJ to look into nausea-inducing gaming tables


A group of workers from MGM China has urged an investigation into MGM’s new high-tech gaming tables that have allegedly been causing discomfort amo

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Casino employees seek help from Social Affairs Bureau


More than 30 percent of those seeking help for gambling disorders in 2017 were employed in the casino sector, according to Social Affairs Bureau (IAS)

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IPI confident on August 2018 deadline


Imperial Pacific Resort Pacific International chairman Mark Brown says he is confident that the company will meet its August 2018 deadline to complete

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Local labor group petitions for wage rise


A gaming workers union in Macau has urged the city’s gaming operators to increase the salary of their employees. According to a report from MNA, loc

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No plan yet on how to enforce frontline worker ban


The Gaming Inspection and Coordination Bureau has not yet come up with a surveillance plan to prevent frontline casino employees from gaming outside o

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Illegal IPI workers want more compensation


37 illegal workers who worked on Imperial Pacific’s casino and hotel have refused an offer to be paid and sent back home to China, Saipan Tribune re

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Galaxy workers protest over bonus, dealer policy


Employees of Macau casino operator Galaxy Entertainment Group (GEG) gathered outside Galaxy Macau on Tuesday, disgruntled over a recent bonus offering

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Labor bureau inspects city’s construction sites


The Labor Affairs Bureau has promised to inspect all of the city’s construction sites after a fatal construction accident at the City of Dreams' new

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Illegal Chinese workers demand pay


More than 50 Chinese construction workers hired to build the Imperial Pacific Hotel & Resort gathered in a protest on Friday demanding to be paid thei

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Satellite casino employees interests are protected: Chan


The Macau government has reiterated that it protects the legal rights of all gaming workers in the city, including those working at satellite casinos,

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