Feature: The reputation game

6th June 2019 9:14 am GMT

The Philippine Amusement and Gaming Corporation (PAGCOR) has emerged as a serious licensing body, but can it regain the trust it lost when President Duterte turned on the industry three years ago?

PAGCOR reported an 88 per cent increase in revenue from offshore gaming operators in 2018 to P7.365 billion (US$140m).

Just three years ago, PAGCOR’s revenue from offshore gaming was just P56m ($1m), with most of the region’s operator’s licensed in the [...]