Tag Archives: pachinko
- Ministry approves online sale for lottery tickets in Japan
29 January 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
23 November 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
11 July 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
12 April 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
30 March 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
19 January 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
31 March 2017
Japanese gamblers face restrictions on casino visits
28 March 2018
MGM wants a piece of Osaka
27 July 2018