Tag Archives: LDP
- Japan’s ruling party gives up again on bill legalizing casinos—for now
January 19, 2016
Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s Liberal Democratic Party has decided not to pursue the bill that could pave the way for legal casino operations in Japan, at least until the next Diet session. The reason: LDP’s coalition partner is still on the fence on gambling. During last year’s ordinary legislative session,...
- Japan gives up casino bill in current session
August 12, 2015
Japan’s 2020 Olympic casino hopes could be over as lawmakers give up efforts to pass the Promote the Development of Integrated Resorts Bill during the current Diet session. Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) has decided to sacrifice the bill to make way for other bills, such as...
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