gambling addiction - updates

Rappler's latest stories on gambling addiction

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Silent addiction: How Filipinos fall prey to the online gambling market

Oct 10, 2018 - 4:41 PM

Foreign online casino sites not regulated by Pagcor are easily accessible in the Philippines, leaving Filipinos at risk of gambling addiction

Britain to crack down on 'hidden epidemic' of gambling

Oct 31, 2017 - 11:25 PM

Britain says it would tighten laws on high stakes gaming machines to protect 'the most vulnerable' users by lowering maximum bets, curbing advertising and raising awareness about potential harm

GAMING. This file photo taken on January 29, 2009 shows visitors look at gambling machines at the International Gaming Expo at the Earls Court centre in west London. Photo by Shaun Curry/AFP

Gambling addiction: How the Philippines prevents, handles 'problem gamers'

Jun 06, 2017 - 2:15 PM

Local casinos are practicing minimum responsible gaming standards set by regulators But compared to global practices the Philippines seems to be just catching up

RESPONSIBLE GAMING. About 220 gamblers in the Philippines turned to a to self-exclusion program, volunteering to be banned from casinos in an attempt to go cold turkey. Rappler file photo

Gambling addiction responsibility of individuals, families – Pagcor

Jun 05, 2017 - 1:40 PM

The state can only do so much says Pagcor boss Andrea Domingo in the wake of the Resorts World Manila attack

GAMBLING NEEDED. PAGCOR Chairman and CEO Andrea Domingo defends the gaming industry saying that it contributes much to the Philippine economy. Photo by Rambo Talabong/Rappler