Tag Archives: pachinko
- Ministry approves online sale for lottery tickets in Japan
January 29, 2018
Public-run lottery tickets in Japan will soon be sold online amid slumping sales, according to the country’s internal affairs ministry.
- Union Gaming: Expect greater pachinko tightening if IRs become a reality
November 23, 2017
Japanese gambling operators should brace for an even greater pachinko tightening in the coming years as integrated resorts is likely to become a reality.
- Japan proposes cutting pachinko payouts in half
July 11, 2017
Japan's National Police Agency proposes cutting the maximum allowable payout on pachinko machines to half its current level.
- Pachinko unlikely to be a legislative focus as Japan’s IR bill takes shape
April 12, 2017
Japan's Diet already has enough on its hands with the integrated resorts bill to touch on the frameworks of pachinko and horseracing.
- Japan eyes restrictions on multi-billion dollar pachinko industry
March 30, 2017
The Japanese government is eyeing to restrict existing gambling establishments – including the US$200 billion pachinko industry
- Pachinko operator ‘ripe fit’ for casino investors eyeing Japan: analyst
January 19, 2017
Foreign investors may have already started forming links with their local counterparts in order to jointly bid for a Japanese casino license.
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
Weakening Japanese yen could lead to bitcoin price surge
April 25, 2017