The PHILRACOM Board, in its meeting last January 7, 2015 resolved to "cancel and transfer" the races on the first day of the Pope's visit to the Philippines this coming January 15, 2015.
In its Resolution No. 02-15, the PHILRACOM Board, cognizant of Pope Francis' pastoral visit to the Philippines wants to honor and share with the whole Filipino nation of this good news that will hopefully bring much blessings to all of us.
The first was in 1998, Next was in 2009.
And for the 3rd time, the PHILRACOM takes pride to receive the prestigious "Most Outstanding Accounting Office Award" for 2013 under the able leadership of Chairman Angel L. Castaño, Jr..
Last September 28, 2014 the PHILRACOM sponsored 2014 Chairman's Cup was held at the San Lazaro Leisure Park, Carmona Cavite.
The race which honors former PHILRACOM leaders is part of the Commission's programs in promoting local horse racing. This year the coveted cup was held in honor of the former PHILRACOM Chairman and horse racing luminary, Atty. Benedicto K. Katigbak.
Chairman Angel L. Castaño, Jr. together with other Philracom Commissioners graced the opening of the Off-Track Betting outlet of the Manila Jockey Club, Inc. (MJCI) at Solaire Resorts and Casino last October 3, 2014.
Philippine Racing Commission bagged for the third time and now under Chairman Angel L. Castaño, Jr., one of the 2014 Outstanding Accounting Offices by the Association of Government Accountants of the Philippines, (AGAP), Inc. The Philracom Finance Division, headed by Ms. Susana S. Franco and the rest of the team; Mr. Marcelino C. Torres, Mr. Enrico J. Bellen, Mr. Edgardo F. Buenafe, Ms. Maria Corazon C. Quintana, and Ms Riza B. Sabillo, as front liner gets the full credit of the merit of this conferment.