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Media watch: Japan’s promotion of IR/casinos looking increasingly unrealistic

On April 20, the Wakayama Prefectural Assembly rejected an integrated casino resort project being promoted by the prefecture’s governor and other prominent politicians. That leaves just Osaka city and prefecture, and Nagasaki as localities that have said they will submit … Continue reading

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Media watch: Yomiuri Shimbun to become PR organ for Osaka?

On December 22, an item appeared on the Osaka Prefectural government’s official home page. It was an announcement for a contract signing ceremony that would take place after lunch on December 27 in the third floor conference room of the … Continue reading

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