Philippines President targets online gaming

Published by Metro India News Online on August 13, 2016 14:14:14 PM
Online, Gaming , Philippines

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has launched a crackdown on the online gaming industry and scrapped the 13-year monopoly of gaming technology provider Philweb Corp this week.

Duterte had refused the renewal of Philweb's license to operate 300 online gaming cafes after it expired on Wednesday.

Notably, the Philippines is the base for most Asian international online gambling operators