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POGO Resumes under specific conditions

According to Philippine Amusement and Gaming Corporation (PAGCOR...

According to Philippine Enjoyment and Pc Gaming Corporation (PAGCOR) Chairman Andrea Domingo, 30-percent of the total labor force will certainly be permitted to work regardless of the existing improved area quarantine in the nation to curb the coronavirus illness 2019 (COVID-19)..

Domingo stated the IAFT accepted her referral in a digital conference on Thursday-- urging that they are not part of the pc gaming field, however instead business Refine Outsourcing (BPO).

President Rodrigo Duterte orders BPO procedures to resume on May 1. Nevertheless, POGO is readied to resume operations on May 15, offered they abide by needs established by the government

Problems for resumption.

Domingo said the partial continuation of POGO comes with certain conditions, consisting of papers and sanitation of offices.

" It might take an additional week prior to POGOs will lastly open as soon as they follow certain needs," Domingo stated.

Domingo included the workers will certainly need to be examined initially before they can return to function..

Also part of the government need is placing up a 350 million pesos bond along with payment of taxes.

" One of the problems na magreresume sila ng partial, ay babayaran nila in full ang sweldo nitong 31,500 Filipinos kahit na hindi sila papasok," Domingo stated in an interview


There are 60 POGO firms in the nation registered with PAGCOR and employing 90,000 Chinese nationals, 8,000 other foreign nationalities, as well as concerning 30,000 Filipinos.