Senate probe sought on PAGCOR’s selection of 3rd party auditor

THE SENATE minority leader has asked the Blue Ribbon Committee to investigate, in aid of legislation, the allegedly anomalous selection by the Philippine Amusement and Gaming Corp. (PAGCOR) of an unqualified third-party auditor.   Senate Resolution 443, filed by Minority Leader Aquilino Martin “Koko” D. Pimentel III on Jan. 24, seeks to identify accountability, make changes […]

Gaming regulator says ‘uncollected’ revenue disputed by POGOs

THE PHILIPPINE Amusement and Gaming Corp. (PAGCOR) said uncollected revenue flagged by government auditors worth P1.365 billion remains the subject of protest from Philippine Offshore Gaming Operators (POGOs). In a statement Monday, PAGCOR said the uncollected revenue flagged by the Commission on Audit (CoA) is currently being disputed by the POGOs, who claim that other […]