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Hontiveros on lotto resumption: 'Buti nahimasmasan na si Pangulo'

Jul 31, 2019 - 4:57 PM

Senator Risa Hontiveros also tells President Rodrigo Duterte to 'go after those small town lottery franchises fronting for jueteng, strongly regulate Chinese online gambling, and stop recycling corrupt officials'

LOTTO'S BACK. Bettors place their bets at a lotto outlet in Manila on Wednesday, July 31, as the suspension for the PCSO lotto operations was lifted by President Rodrigo Duterte the night before. Photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler

PCSO lost P250 million in lotto revenues since gaming shutdown

Jul 31, 2019 - 2:26 PM

The suspension on lotto operations has since been lifted, 4 days after Duterte’s order

LOTTO GAMES RESUME. A draw coordinator start the ball rolling during the opening of the live Lotto draw at the PCSO office in Mandaluyong City on Wednesday, 31, 2019, after the president lifted the suspension of the lotto operations. Photo by DARREN LANGIT

Duterte lifts suspension order on lotto operations

Jul 30, 2019 - 10:04 PM

(UPDATED) But other types of gaming operations like small town lottery and Peryahan ng Bayan will remain closed indefinitely, says Presidential Spokesperson Salvador Panelo

Cops started shutting down PCSO Lotto outlets in Makati City today following the order of Pres. Duterte last night. (Makati police photos)

DOLE to aid workers affected by Duterte order vs PCSO games

Jul 29, 2019 - 5:33 PM

The Department of Labor and Employment adds workers may apply for unemployment insurance from the Social Security System

CLOSED. Cops shut down PCSO Lotto outlets in Makati City on July 27, 2019 following the order of President Rodrigo Duterte. Photo from Makati police

No papers yet for lotto closure, says lessor Pacific Online

Jul 29, 2019 - 11:00 AM

Listed firm Pacific Online says it still has no information on the suspension of PCSO gaming operations beyond public statements of President Rodrigo Duterte and the PCSO

Duterte verbal order enough for PCSO closures, arrests – PNP

Jul 29, 2019 - 10:56 AM

(UPDATED) 'There are several ways of giving directives. And verbal directive is one. That’s binding,' says Philippine National Police chief Oscar Albayalde

CLOSED. NCRPO Regional Director Guillermo Eleazar along with QCPD Station 10 police closes down a lotto outlet along Edsa and Kamuning, Quezon City on July 27, 2019, after President Duterte declared the Lotto, STL and other online games under the PCSO as illegal. Photo by Jire Carreon/Rappler

Tondo bettor wins Grand Lotto 6/55 P210 million jackpot

May 29, 2019 - 1:09 PM

The lucky wager is cast in a stall in Manuguit, Tondo

Cebu bettor wins over P100M Lotto 6/42 jackpot

May 22, 2019 - 4:40 PM

The winning combination of 19-34-25-01-04-13 gives a P107, 289, 200.80 payoff

P142-million Super Lotto jackpot goes to lone bettor

May 12, 2019 - 11:55 PM

(UPDATED) The P72-million Ultra Lotto jackpot is also won by one bettor on Sunday, May 12