Wednesday, March 29, 2023

Tag: IR licences

Osaka says hai to IRs following April elections

Japan Street Osaka
Osaka has launched its request-for-concept application phase with the local government accepting operator proposals to develop an integrated resort in the region, following April’s Unified Local Elections.

Osaka emerges as frontrunner for Japan’s first IR licences

Osaka, Japan, MGM
MGM Resorts CEO James Murren has confirmed the company will be pursing an “Osaka-first strategy” in its bid to secure one of Japan’s three IR licences. MGM Resorts International confirmed that it is looking to build a casino resort in the Japanese prefecture of Osaka during its full-year earnings call on 13 February. “We just recently opened up an office in...