Luxury gaming manufacturer and electronic table game (ETG) market leader Interblock has announced the placement of two twenty-five seat Diamond Stadiums within Thunderbird Resorts & Casinos properties in Rizal and Poro Point in La Union, the Philippines. The Thunderbird Resorts & Casino in Binangonan, Rizal sits atop a highland valley south of the Sierra Madre […]
Philippines’ Thunderbird Resorts & Casinos, Poro Point held a groundbreaking for an additional 47 villas, marking the first of their expansion plans this year, local media reports. Held last Friday, the operator also opened two new food and beverage outlets – Ouzo Restaurant and Pianosa Deli Shop. “The villas, Ouzo, and Pianosa are just the […]
Philippine Gaming and Amusement Corp. Chair Andrea Domingo’s efforts to further expand the country’s booming gaming industry look set to be thwarted by the continuing hardline stance of President Rodrigo Duterte, who is refusing to budge on his casino ban. Duterte, who came to power in 2016, has repeatedly expressed his dislike of gambling, both […]
The Philippines needs to improve its international image to boost tourism numbers and inbound investment, allowing it to achieve its full potential, local operators say. The noise over politics and instability is overshadowing the country's achievements and natural attractions.
Thunderbird Resorts & Casinos is undergoing a multi-million dollar expansion as it seeks to attract more foreign travellers to its two regional Philippine resorts.The company is operated by Magnum Leisure, which bought the Philippine assets from Panama-based Thunderbird Resorts for $26.5 million in 2013 and up until now the two properties have focused on the local market. Now, it's looking overseas for customers.