The Cagayan Economic Zone Authority (CEZA) is a government-owned and controlled corporation.
It is the first offshore gaming licensing body in the Philippines and Asia, which has now emerged as one of the leading interactive gaming jurisdictions in the iGaming world.
CEZA guarantees that its gaming regulatory operations meet the highest and strictest industry standards and are commensurate with best industry practices. For over a decade, CEZA has appointed First Cagayan Leisure and Resort Corporation (FCLRC) as the Master Licensor to regulate and monitor all activities pertaining to the licensing and operation of interactive games on behalf of CEZA.
This is complemented by the world-class services of LR Data that are tailor-designed for online gaming businesses. An affiliate company of First Cagayan, LR Data is a bespoke, gaming-centric provider of a wide range of hosting services with robust data center operations located in the Philippines and nodes in key regional locations. FCLRC and LR Data are at the forefront of the internet gaming sector in Asia as enablers for the licensing and data hosting requirements of Asia-facing international operators and their ancillary service providers.
First Cagayan and LR Data have been developing the jurisdiction with state-of-art technology and infrastructure, collaborating with global Tier 1 Telcos, and promoting the Philippines to become one of the leading interactive gaming jurisdictions in the world. Beyond licensing and hosting services, First Cagayan and LR Data strive to offer an extensive range of value-added services including legal consultation services, technical expertise, pre- and post-opening assistance. This kind of close coordination delivers a business-friendly environment leading towards a hassle-free start up for licensees and locators seeking work-life balance. The combined effort and responsibility of Cagayan Economic Zone Authority, First Cagayan, and LR Data accord gaming operators an appropriate operating base from which they can penetrate the Asia-Pacific gaming markets and the rest of the world.
You can find First Cagayan at stand 1625 at the show.