11 months Pangilinan urges Duterte gov’t to revoke POGO licenses MB
By Mario Casayuran Opposition Senator Francis N. Pangilinan urged on Wednesday the Duterte administration to revoke the licenses of Philippine offshore gaming operators (POGOs) in the Philippines. Senator Francis “Kiko” Pangilinan (Photo from Kiko Pangilinan website / kikopangilinan.com / MANILA BULLETIN) ‘’China is correct here. Cancel the POGO licenses on concerns of criminality and corruption. Gambling is illegal in China. This means that Chinese criminals run the POGOs here in the Philippines,” Pangilinan said. The made the call as President Duterte leaves this week for China and discuss with Chinese President Xi Jingping on various issues, probably the contentious West ... more