Bay City Ventures’ Joji Kokuryo argues that what could happen, will happen in Japan as he alerts the industry’s need for patience as the political situation crystallizes. Manpower is arguably one of the biggest challenges towards the development of the Integrated Resorts Kokuryo highlights as he provides an update on what is happening on the ground at prefecture level. You might be surprised – or not – when ‘revised’ proposals sprout ahead of the first round of implementation.
00:00 – Intro
01:13 – The Japan IR Quick Charge
03:33 – When? Why? What’s wrong?
08:18 – What could happen will happen
13:18 – Effect on the regional industry
The report is part of an ASEAN 2022 Industry Findings Series, bringing you discussions around the industry’s challenges and opportunities at the in-person event in Manila. Tune in tomorrow for an Update on Saipan and CNMI by Tim Shepherd from Fortuna Investments.