Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga has denied the rumors regarding the conversation between Trump and Abe.
The casino veteran Paul Baker has been tapped as the new president of SJM Holdings. He will be responsible for all aspects of the IR’s operations.
If Okinawans wanted an IR before, their chances are slim, as the newly elected governor for the prefecture is as anti-gambling as was his predecessor.
Business leaders in Yokohama are renewing their campaigning efforts in an attempt to sway government opinion about the integrated resort in their backyard.
It would seem that Tokyo is becoming more interested in hosting one of the initial three integrated resorts (IR) planned for the Japanese landscape.
Wakayama, located on Japan’s south central coast, has reportedly received 33 proposals for an integrated resort.
There are now almost 40 municipalities in the country that are interested in joining the bidding process for Japan's first integrated resorts.
Mohegan Sun is planning to meet with officials of the South Korean Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism (MCST) regarding the Inspire integrated resort.
Osaka Gov. Ichiro Matsui wants the central government to speed up the process on the selection of designated areas for Japan's first integrated resorts.
Hard Rock International wants to build an “entertainment-centric” integrated resort that will break the mold in Australia’s Gold Coast.