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Renta sa bahay, opisina tumaas dahil sa pagdami ng Chinese workers

[embedded content] Tumaas ang halaga ng renta sa mga opisina at residential space sa ilang bahagi ng Metro Manila. Kasunod umano ito ng paglawak ng operasyon ng Philippine Offshore Gaming Operators o POGO kung saan karamihan ng empleyado ay Chinese. ...

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Chinese, other foreign workers expected to get jobs in Cavite Pogo hub

[embedded content] Local residents cry foul as Chinese and other foreign workers are seen to get most of the job opportunities in the online gaming hub being built in Cavite. But the Philippine government insists the Pogo industry will also ...

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Pinoy, 8 Chinese timbog sa kidnapping sa Parañaque

MAYNILA – Arestado ang 8 Chinese at isang Pilipino dahil sa pagdukot umano ng mga Tsino sa casino sa Parañaque. Kinilala ang Pinoy bilang si Jomar Demadante, at mga Chinese national bilang sina: Ben Tan, Haitao Wang, Dechun Qin, Yong ...

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Ex-opisyal ng Army, 2 iba pa timbog sa pangingikil ng P30-M sa Chinese

Arestado ng National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) Special Action Unit ang isang dating Army captain, pinsan nito, at isang Army reservist dahil sa pangingikil ng P30 milyon sa isang negosyanteng Chinese. Sa entrapment operation ng NBI sa Taguig City, huli ...

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Manila hosts Asian gaming expo as Chinese expats under scrutiny

MANILA — The Philippines hosted from Friday what was billed as Asia’s largest gathering of online gaming stakeholders, with Chinese expatriate workers increasingly under the spotlight. The 3-day Phil-Asian Gaming Expo or PAGE will include 30,000 gaming entrepreneurs and 200 ...

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Pimentel urges gov’t to look into increased Chinese presence in WPS

MANILA, Philippines — The government must take into consideration the increased presence of Chinese vessels in the West Philippine Sea as it continues to draft a proposed charter to pave the way for a federal shift, former Senate President Aquilino ...

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Recto to gov’t: Beef up tax collection on Chinese workers

MANILA, Philippines—Senate President Pro Tempore Ralph Recto urged government to ramp up efforts in going after tens of thousands of Chinese workers in the country who have not been paying income taxes. In a statement Friday, Recto stressed that there ...

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Chinese offshore gaming workers owe P2 billion monthly in taxes: finance chief

MANILA – The government will start collecting income taxes from foreign workers in Philippine offshore gaming operators (POGO) in June, the head of President Rodrigo Duterte’s economic team said on Monday.  Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez estimated that the Bureau of ...

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Online gaming boom fuels Chinese ‘invasion’ in PH, says BI

[embedded content] MANILA – A boom in online gaming is fueling the influx of Chinese workers to the Philippines in the past couple of months, an immigration spokeswoman said Saturday.  Bureau of Immigration spokesperson Dana Sandoval said the online gaming ...

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To dodge trade war, Chinese exporters shift production to low-cost nations

Workers load goods for export onto a crane at a port in Lianyungang, Jiangsu province, China June 7, 2019. Reuters Stringer GUANGZHOU/YANGON – Pressured by a labor crunch and rising wages in China, Shu Ke’an, whose company supplies bulletproof vests, ...

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