Since the beginning of the year, the Philippine began active work on the detection and closure of illegal slot machines in the online casino.
For this, the Philippine President, Rodrigo Roa Dubtain, signed the relevant bill and appealed to the country’s population for participation in assistance.
In accordance with the new legislation, Igaming license can only be obtained through the Philippine Society of Gambling and Games Pagcor (The Philippine Amusement and Gaming Corporation). If, under any pretext, the online casino representative will not have this license, then such an operator will be recognized as illegal.
For the embodiment of all this actions and assistance to Pagcor, a union of various departments were formed, which includes the police, the Department of Information Technologies, Bureau of Investigations and the Department of Internal Affairs.
The president also gave some explanation of the current policy. In his opinion, the country does not approve the presence of various illegal casinos and regards them as a danger of society and the basis of corruption. And also, different online gembling has become a consequence in the disrespectful relationship of citizens to work, perseverance and storage.