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Caesars Revs Up Japan IR Campaign

As Caesars Entertainment president and CEO Mark Frissora tours Japan this week, company executives are meeting with local officials and the media, as well as announcing a whole host of new developments that clearly puts Caesars among the front rank of international IR operators seeking a license in Japan.

Casino Management Board Comes into Focus

The structure of the Casino Management Board to be established under the IR Implementation Bill is coming into focus, as the government is revealing to lawmakers its basic plans.

Casino Proposals May Hit Investment Levels, Operators Warn

Government proposals presented to the ruling party this week relating to tax rates, entry fees, and casino floor space restrictions have drawn wildly different reviews from the business community and Japanese political parties.

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Crown Under Fire Again over Fresh Tampering Allegations

Crown Resorts’ pokies tampering scandal has been brought back into the spotlight this week after a whistleblower came forward with fresh allegations against the operator, local media reports.

Melco, SJM Improve Maternity/Paternity Benefits

Melco Resorts & Entertainment and SJM Holdings have improved maternity and paternity leave benefits for employees.

Duterte Fires Two PAGCOR Officials

Two senior PAGCOR officials have been fired by President Rodrigo Duterte for their alleged involvement in corrupt activities, according to a report from Philippine Star.

Macau Legend Seeks Laos, Cambodia Expansion

Macau-based Macau Legend Development plans to enter Cambodia and wants to expand its property in Laos, local media reports.

Imperial Pacific to Take Bloomberg to Court for Defamation

Bloomberg and two of its reporters are being sued in a Hong Kong court by Imperial Pacific International for defamation, Marianas Variety reports.