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Philippines to shut 175 gambling firms, deport 40,000 Chinese workers
short by Mayukh Debnath / on Monday, 26 September, 2022
The Philippines will stop operations of 175 gambling firms and deport nearly 40,000 Chinese workers, the country's government said on Monday. Philippine offshore gambling operators are known for targeting clientele from China, where gambling is banned. "Reports of murder, kidnapping...committed by Chinese nationals against fellow Chinese nationals" prompted the crackdown, authorities stated.
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