COLLATED BY LARRY MADARANG



MERIDIAN VOLUNTARILY PULLS OUT OF LA TRINIDAD

 

LA TRINIDAD, Benguet—The Meridien Vista Gaming Corporation (MVGC), operators for Jai Alai betting stations in the municipality has voluntarily closed its betting stations over the week.

 

On January 11, 2011, Mayor Gregorio Abalos Jr., has issued a cease and desist order against the MVGC to stop betting collections as their business permits were not renewed by the municipality.

 

However,...