Official Forced To Apologise Over Olympics Cancellation Rumour

Ben Hamill - March 13, 2020

A list of global sports events as long as the longest arm has been cancelled due to the global Coronavirus outbreak. And so, one could reasonably assume that this year’s will follow suit. Japan may not have seen the surge in cases ...Read More

Japan Looks To Canada For Healthy Gambling Info

Ben Hamill - May 15, 2019

Japan acted in the best interests of its citizens when it approved the long-awaited IR Resorts Bill that could see the first of the country’s land-based casino resorts open their doors by as early as 2020. Now, its once again lookin...Read More

Japan To Use Facial Recognition Tech To Fight Problem Gambling

Ben Hamill - March 17, 2019

When the announcement finally came that Japanese lawmakers had given the green light for the development of not one, but three Integrated Resorts, each including a fully functioning casino, many were surprised. But we knew that, consideri...Read More

Trump Pushes Abe to License Las Vegas Sands

Ben Hamill - October 15, 2018

is now in the midst of yet another controversy. Reports have poured in about his attempts to persuade Japan’s prime minister to choose US casino tycoon Sheldon Adelson as the winning bidder in the Asian nation&rsqu...Read More

Integrated Resort Schools Open in Japan

Ben Hamill - August 01, 2018

A brand new program educating students on how to manage integrated casino resorts (IR) will be landing soon in Japan and the gaming hub of Macau. Galaxy Entertainment, Toyo University, and the University of Macau (UMAC) have teamed up to ...Read More

The Era of Japanese Integrated Resorts Has Begun

Ben Hamill - December 29, 2016

The Japanese gambling law that finally permitted casino gambling after so many years of controversy, discussions in Parliament, forward steps, backward steps, and no steps at all has passed the Diet. It now needs to be implemented. This b...Read More

Casinos in Japan -- Moving Ahead

Ben Hamill - December 28, 2016

By 2023, if all goes as expected, there will be Japanese legalizedcasinos with all of the casino amenities that gamblers have come to expect from luxury casino venues located around the world. The Japanese government has never had a comfo...Read More