Tag Archives: Komeito
- Much-awaited Japan casino bill finds its way (finally) to Diet
April 18, 2018
Japan’s ruling LDP and Komeito are set to present the much-awaited Integrated Resorts bill before the Japanese Diet on April 27.
- Japan’s Komeito eyes replicating Singapore’s casino fees
March 19, 2018
Japan’s ruling political group LDP is pushing for a ¥8,000 ($76) admission fee for its residents when the country opens its first casinos.
- Cagey Komeito spells trouble for Japan’s casino push
August 15, 2017
After enacting the Integrated Resorts (IR) Promotion bill in December, Japanese lawmakers are currently working on the second piece of legislation.
- Japan’s ruling party gives up again on bill legalizing casinos—for now
January 19, 2016
PM Shinzo Abe’s Liberal Democratic Party has decided not to pursue the bill that could pave the way for legal casino operations in Japan.
New Japan law recognizes bitcoin as method of payment
March 31, 2017
Bitcoin catches attention of American Airlines, AT&T
August 9, 2017
bitFlyer rolls out Visa-powered Bitcoin prepaid card in Japan
October 10, 2017