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Hokkaido Prefecture remaining reticent on integrated casino resort license race

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In Japan and the mayor for the port city of Tomakomai has reportedly declared that he is ‘very disappointed’ with a decision from the government of Hokkaido Prefecture to continue eschewing the chance to secure an integrated casino resort license. According to a report from Inside Asian Gaming, Hirofumi Iwakura serves as the mayor ...

Local runner for Nagasaki Prefecture integrated casino resort license race

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In Japan and a local consortium known as The Niki and Chyau Fwu (Parkview) Group is reportedly now vying with four foreign rivals for the right to potentially operate the integrated casino resort being planned for Nagasaki Prefecture. According to a report from Inside Asian Gaming, the Tokyo-headquartered entity is a joint enterprise of ...

Two integrated casino resort operator candidates for Wakayama Prefecture

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In Japan and the government for Wakayama Prefecture has reportedly announced that only two firms participated in the now-closed request for proposal (RFP) stage of its plan to secure one of the nation’s coming trio of integrated casino resort licenses. According to a report from Inside Asian Gaming, the small Honshu jurisdiction is hoping ...

Lotte Tour announces official opening of Jeju Dream Tower integrated resort today

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True to its November announcement, Korea based, Lotte Tour Development Co Ltd, will celebrate the official opening of its US$1.4 billion Jeju Dream Tower integrated resort on December 18, after securing final approvals for its 1,600-room Grand Hyatt hotel. Citing news agency Jeju Sori, Inside Asia Gaming reports that the integrated lifestyle desitnation for the semi-autonomous ...

PAGCor approves iGaming move for Manila integrated casino resorts

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In the Philippines and the nation’s gaming regulator has reportedly informed Manila’s four giant land-based integrated casino resorts that they may now begin accepting online bets so as to help mitigate their coronavirus-related downturns in business. According to a report from Inside Asian Gaming citing an earlier story from the Bloomberg news service, the ...

Japanese Prime Minister remaining bullish on integrated casino resort plan

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In Japan and newly-elected Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga (pictured) has reportedly reiterated his support for the plan to license an inaugural trio of integrated casino resorts so as to help boost the economies of host communities. According to a report from GGRAsia, the 71-year-old Liberal Democratic Party stalwart replaced predecessor Shinzo Abe last month ...

Japan looks likely to maintain integrated casino resort commitment

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In Japan and the man being widely tipped to replace outgoing Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has reportedly announced that he remains committed to licensing the Asian nation’s inaugural trio of integrated casino resorts. According to a report from GGRAsia, Yoshihide Suga (pictured) currently serves as Chief Cabinet Secretary for the coalition federal government led ...