Tag: Philippines

Metro Manila’s Entertainment City casinos resume operations at 30% capacity

The Coronavirus pandemic has been a large looming problem for the Philippines since news of the situation broke out earlier this year. While neighboring countries such as Taiwan and Vietnam have successfully controlled the spread of infection, the reported third world country has continuously seen a rise in confirmed cases throughout recent months. Deemed now […]

PokerStars Live Asia parent company, IEC applies for PAGCOR casino license

It’s not a surprise that more investments in the Philippines’ gambling industry are coming in despite the current pandemic in the country. For recent years, gambling revenue in the Philippines has been continuously increasing with a recorded 20.8% year-on-year gain just last year. The thriving industry has had a steady stream of VIP players from […]

Rasid Paitao captures PPT Main Event victory at the Metro Card Club

Poker hasn’t come to a full halt in the Philippines. Despite the ongoing COVID-19 situation, players are still able to enjoy competitive poker. In mid-February, the World Poker Tour wrapped up a twelve-day series pulling in a decent 344 entries to the Main Event and paying out over US$ 445,000. To cap the month, the […]

COVID-19: J88PT Philippines postponed

Due to the ongoing concerns around the Coronavirus (COVID-19) a lot of travel restrictions and event cancellations are in place across different industries mainly in Asia. The prestigious Triton SHR Series Jeju that was scheduled for early February had been postponed until further notice and APL Da Nang (19th to 28th February) had been fully […]

WPT Philippines 2020 Main Event – Live Updates

Welcome to WPT Philippines 2020 Main Event! This is the event everyone has been waiting for with its PHP12M Million (US$237,570) Guaranteed prize pool . Buy-in is Php 75,000 (~US$ 1,500) Follow all the action via this link: WPT Philippines 2020 Main Event – Live Updates ALL NEWS

WPT Philippines Main Event: Meet the 9 Finalists

WPT Philippines has reached the final day of its 12 day series. Games opened on February 6th at Okada Manila and will conclude today. Last night determined the final 9 players. All of them seeking their first WPT major title and of course the Php 4,812,000 (~US$ 95,200) top prize. We have all the info […]

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