Monday, January 25, 2021
Home Tags Opposition

Tag: opposition

Survey finds 69 percent of Japanese oppose IRs

The Abe government controls more than enough seats in the National Diet to force passage of the IR Implementation Bill, but the latest opinion...
Yamashita

Strong opposition to Yamashita Pier IR concept

Chairman Yukio Fujiki of the Yokohama Harbor Transport Association reiterated in an interview with the Mainichi Shinbun his strong opposition to the siting of an IR at Yamashita Pier.

Opposition parties again head off IR Bill vote

Fresh opposition party maneuvers now appear likely to prevent passage this week of the IR Implementation Bill through the House of Representatives.

Opposition forces short delay in IR Bill passage

Opposition party leaders led by the Constitutional Democratic Party of Japan have continued to signal their fierce disapproval of the IR Implementation Bill, and...

Shiokawa blasts U.S. influence over IR legislation

Tetsuya Shiokawa, a seven-term House of Representatives lawmaker of the Japan Communist Party, has been arguing repeatedly that the Japanese government has changed the shape of the IR Implementation Bill to suit the preferences of powerful American businessmen—and he’s not pleased about it.

Opposition makes last ditch appeal against IR bill

Five House of Representatives lawmakers from five separate opposition parties held a press conference within the Diet Building on June 12 in a last ditch attempt to prevent the passage of the IR Implementation Bill through the Lower House.

Judicial Scriveners’ Association calls for scrapping IR bill

The Japan Federation of Shiho-Shoshi Lawyer's Associations, the leading group for the nation’s judicial scriveners who specialize in legal registration procedures, issued a statement on June 5 calling for the IR Implementation Bill to be scrapped.
Life After Pogos

Life After POGOs – AGB Dossier

This Dossier results from the “Life After POGOs” editorial project by Asia Gaming Brief which culminated with a pop-up digital forum on 9th December to discuss potentials ramifications in the industry.

Australian market report: How to adapt to the new normal

Covid-19 forced the rapid and unexpected closure of venues across Australia, changing the operating environment with unprecedented speed and leaving managers scrambling to adapt...

TRENDING ARTICLES

Resorts World Genting open, not affected by nearby restrictions

Resorts World Genting says it remains open and is not part of a nearby area that is subject to an Enhanced Movement Control Order.

Macau extends quarantine to Dalian City

The Macau government has imposed a mandatory 14-day quarantine for all arrivals from Dalian city in Liaoning province, its Novel Coronavirus Response and Coordination Centre said.

Snow Lake Capital urges MGM to sell 20% of its China business

Investment firm Snow Lake Capital has urged MGM Resorts in an open letter to sell 20 percent of its China business to a strategic partner, calling it a “win-win transaction” for all. The firm owns roughly 7.5 percent of MGM China Holdings.

Crown says Moody’s withdraws rating for unit’s note program

Crown Resorts said that Moody's Investors Service has withdrawn its rating on a euro medium-term note program from one of its wholly owned subsidiaries. 

Genting NY to be significant feeder for LV resort: Fitch

Genting Malaysia's Resorts World New York is seen as strategically important to the group's expansion plans in the U.S. and will be a feeder market to Las Vegas, where it is building a $4.3 billion integrated resort, Fitch Ratings said.

Macau GGR down “significantly” amid China Covid outbreaks

Macau's gross gambling revenue in the past week is down about 32 percent from its levels in December due to increasing travel restrictions in China on renewed clusters of Covid-19, Bernstein Research says.