Tag Archives: Takeshi Iwaya
- New delays plague Japan’s casino bill
March 31, 2015
The move to legalize casino gambling in Japan took another hit on Monday as proponents have resigned themselves to a fresh round of delays, citing divisions within the ruling coalition over what has become controversial and polarizing legislation. Pro-casino lawmakers said last week they would resubmit a previously failed bill...
- Japan’s Lower House to Debate Casino Bill Next Week
June 4, 2014
Japan's casino bill is getting gassed up again for a round of debates that the country's parliament expects to start next week. It's still unlikely that a vote will be taken before the current legislative session ends on June 22, but proponents are now taking a more careful approach to...
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