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Pro-casino MPs in Japan may agree on entry restrictions

Tack seems like strategy to overcome political opposition and allow first-stage Bill before pushing for flexibility later
Friday, October 17, 2014 - 05:50
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Mr Adelson said 'we won't be interested in Japan or any other country on a foreigners-only basis . . . Our business model won't allow it.'

Tokyo

SUPPORTERS of changes in the law to allow gaming casinos to open in Japan appear ready to take a gamble themselves by agreeing to demands that Japanese nationals be barred from entering such establishments - in the hope that any ban agreed now can be softened before the dozen or so