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Esports regulations and statistics in the Philippines

Requested from GAB by Edren Ross Merzo at 01:39 AM on Sep 17, 2019.
Purpose: Research
Date of Coverage: 09/17/2017 - 09/17/2019
Tracking no: #GAB-405969640174

Edren Ross 01:39 AM, Sep 17, 2019

Dear ma'am / sir 

Good Day!

I am Edren Ross T. Merzo, a 5th year Architecture student at the UST, and currently researching for my Architectural thesis. In conmection with my research, I would like to request the following information pertaining to esports in the Philippines.

1. No. of Esports tournament regulated by GAB from year 2017-2019
2. No. of licensed esports players from 2017-2019.
3. Requirements in organizing esports tournament in the country.
4. Revenue  from esports (2017-2019)

Thank you and Godbless!

Rommel 09:01 AM, Sep 24, 2019

September 24, 2019

Dear Edren Ross,

Thank you for your request dated Sep 17, 2019 under Executive Order No. 2 (s. 2016) on Freedom of Information in the Executive Branch, for Esports regulations and statistics in the Philippines.

We received your request on Sep 17, 2019 and will respond on or before Oct 08, 2019 01:39:07 AM, in accordance with the Executive Order's implementing rules and regulations.

Should you have any questions regarding your request, kindly contact me using the reply function on the eFOI portal at https://pcoomaster11222017130000-dot-efoi-ph.appspot.com/requests/aglzfmVmb2ktcGhyHQsSB0NvbnRlbnQiEEdBQi00MDU5Njk2NDAxNzQM, for request with ticket number #GAB-405969640174.

Thank you.

Respectfully,

Rommel Gutierrez
FOI Officer

Ofelina 12:11 PM, Oct 02, 2019

October 2, 2019

Dear Edren Ross Merzo,

Greetings!

Thank you for your request dated Sep 17, 2019 01:39:07 AM under Executive Order No. 2 (s. 2016) on Freedom of Information in the Executive Branch.

Your Request

You asked for Esports regulations and statistics in the Philippines.

Response to Request

Your FOI request is approved. I enclose a copy of the information you requested, from our Professional Basketball and Other Pro-Games Division which handles Esports. Please note that the number of permits indicated in the summary of GAB Esports Revenue corresponds to the number of tournament regulated by GAB.

Your right to request a review

If you are unhappy with this response to your FOI request, you may ask us to carry out an internal review of the response by writing. Your review request should explain why you are dissatisfied with this response, and should be made within 15 calendar days from the date when you received this letter. We will complete the review and tell you the result within 30 calendar days from the date when we receive your review request.

If you are not satisfied with the result of the review, you then have the right to appeal to the Office of the President under Administrative Order No. 22 (s. 2011).

Thank you.

Respectfully,

Ofelina Artugue
FOI Receiving Officer

Attachments:
 Esports regulations and statistics.pdf

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