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.

Read more: PHILRACOM Finance Team awarded as one of this year's Outstanding Accounting Offices

PHILRACOM takes action on the erroneous entry of the horse "Sweet Mind" in the Dividendazo racing program for the race date August 31, 2014 held at the Metro Manila Turf Club, Malvar Batangas.

Click on the pictures below to view a larger version of the Commission's official letter and the reply of the Dividendazo management respectively. Alternatively, you can right-click on the thumbnails to download and view the images in hi-res.

Read more: PHILRACOM's action on erroneous entry in racing program Dividendazo

After reigned the 2013 Juvenile Champ & 10th Triple Crown Sweep Champ - - KID MOLAVE, who wil be the next Race Track Superstar?

The Annual PHILRACOM Juvenile Stakes Series is patterned after the prestigious Breeders' Cup Juvenile (launched in 1984), a thoroughbred horse race for 2-year-old colts and geldings. It is held annually in early November at a different racetrack in the United States or Canada as part of the Breeders' Cup World Championships.

Read more: The Quest Continues.. 2014 PHILRACOM Juvenile Stakes Race Series

The Philippine Racing Commission (PHILRACOM) was cognizant of the plight of our fellowmen victims of Typhoon "GLENDA" which struck our country last July 16, 2014.

Consistent with the "Responsiveness" efforts thru the initiative and prompt action of Chairman Angel L. Castaño, Jr. conducted two (2) Benefit Race Sponsorships (Races No. 2 & 3) last July 26, 2014, Saturday, at the Manila Jockey Club, Inc. (MJCI-SLLBP) in Carmona, Cavite. This will be coursed through the reliable and competent organization of the PHILIPPINE RED CROSS as beneficiary having the sole objective of providing aid to the victims of "GLENDA".

Read more: PHILRACOM: “Pakarera Para Sa Biktima Ng Bagyong GLENDA”

The Philippine Horse Racing Industry has come to greater heights in terms of significant increase in Sales and Government Revenues brought about by the continuous reforms being implemented by the current leadership of the Philippine Racing Commission (PHILRACOM) under the chairmanship of Hon. Chairman Angel Lopez Castaño, Jr.

However, this astounding achievement consequently resulted with the depleting population of racehorses due to track related injuries and other varied physiological conditions of horses.

Read more: Committee on Unsound Horses "A Sounding Success"