The Philippines has high hopes of becoming one of the largest gambling centres in the world. It will provide competition for the major players in the casino industry, Las Vegas, Macau and Singapore when its new Entertainment City complex is completed. The 4 billion dollar Entertainment City is being built on reclaimed land in Manila.
While some reports may indicate a certain cooling down in the growth of the gambling industry in Asia there continues to be major investment in the region. The casino gambling markets in both Vietnam and the Philippines are among the latest to receive large scale investment and alongside the continuous growth in the key Asian