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Japanese casino license race losing Hokkaido Prefecture


In Japan and the Governor for Hokkaido Prefecture has reportedly announced that his jurisdiction will be withdrawing from the race to secure one of the nation’s coming trio of casino licenses. According to a report from GGRAsia, Naomichi Suzuki (pictured) made the revelation earlier today as part of an associated discussion in Sapporo’s prefectural ...

Mohegan Gaming and Entertainment establishes Hokkaido office


The gaming arm of the federally-recognized Mohegan Tribe has reportedly established an office on the northern Japanese island of Hokkaido in an attempt to aid its efforts at securing one of the nation’s three coming licenses to build and operate an integrated casino resort. According to a report from GGRAsia, Mohegan Gaming and Entertainment ...