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Online lottery goes on without permit


The Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO) on Friday brushed aside the city government’s withdrawal of a business permit to operate an experimental online lottery game similar to the illegal numbers game “jueteng,” saying it would continue its operations despite the legal challenge poised by the city government.

Posted: October 20th, 2014 in Headlines,Regions | Read More »

Lone bettor bags P294.6M Grand Lotto jackpot


One bettor won the Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office Grand Lotto 6/55 jackpot prize of P294.6 million, Inquirer Bandera tweeted.

Posted: September 27th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Latest News Stories,Nation,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Solon warns of Aquino pork in PCSO

Benigno Aquino III

A partylist lawmaker called for full disclosure of charity funds under the Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO) that he alleged to be the president’s “pork barrel” funds.

Posted: August 7th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Arroyo files motion for bail

Former President and now Pampanga Rep. Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo.  INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

Representative Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo on Wednesday filed a motion for bail in the plunder case she is facing over the alleged misuse of P366 million in state lottery funds.

Posted: July 2nd, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

7 groups corner ‘Bingo Milyonaryo’

Resigned PCSO Chair Margarita Juico apparently quit because President Aquino shared Interior Secretary Manuel Roxas’ disapproval of Bingo Milyonaryo, which was operated by Comnet Management Corp., a company that has ties to former Philippine Long Distance Telephone Co. (PLDT) chair  Antonio “Tonyboy” Cojuangco, the President’s second cousin and biggest contributor to his 2010 presidential campaign, giving P100 million. INQUIRER FILE PHOTOS

The Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO) has awarded 33 franchise areas for its Bingo Milyonaryo (BM) nationwide to just seven groups, with one group, Surebet Ventures Inc., controlling five major areas.

Posted: May 17th, 2014 in Editors' Picks,Featured Gallery,Headlines,Nation,Photos & Videos | Read More »