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- Tired of talking, Japan Restoration Party to introduce own casino legislation
June 7, 2013
Fed up with the delays in bringing integrated resort casinos to Japan’s shores, an upstart political party says it will introduce casino legislation to parliament on Friday. The Japan Restoration Party (JRP), an über-nationalist bunch that didn’t even exist this time last year, contributes 16 members to the 140-member cross-party...
- Japan casino legislation due in April; pachinko parlors look abroad; footie bet law revamp
March 11, 2013
Japan’s interminable quest to pass casino legislation paused late last year for the country’s general election, which the Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) won a landslide, unseating the incumbent Democratic Party of Japan (DPJ), while the new Reformation Party finished third. Sakihito Ozawa, a former DPJ member who switched to the...
New Japan law recognizes bitcoin as method of payment
March 31, 2017
Bitcoin catches attention of American Airlines, AT&T
August 9, 2017
Weakening Japanese yen could lead to bitcoin price surge
April 25, 2017
bitFlyer rolls out Visa-powered Bitcoin prepaid card in Japan
October 10, 2017