7 months Panelo: ‘I’m sure’ thousands of gaming workers can fend for selves MB
By Genalyn Kabiling  Workers affected by the closure of the Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO) gaming operations are probably not that poor and have savings to tide them over, according to a Palace official. Presidential Spokesman Salvador Panelo(OPS / MANILA BULLETIN) Presidential Spokesman Salvador Panelo said these workers have earned profits in the past operations and could endure the temporary suspension of the games pending a corruption inquiry. “I’m sure ‘yung mga naapektuhan, hindi naman sila ganoong kahirap. [Probably not. I’m sure those affected are not that poor],” Panelo said during a news conference at the Palace. “Marami naman silang ... more