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Seoul plans Singapore-style casino resort

The 5 trillion-won Incheon Airport project, modelled on Resorts World Sentosa, is aimed at wooing China visitors

Incheon Airport, about two hours by plane from Shanghai or Beijing, is competing with Singapore and the Philippines to lure China's growing middle classes and hopes to draw gamblers looking for alternative gaming markets as China's anti-graft campaign drives away betters.


INCHEON Airport, the gateway to Seoul, is planning a tourism project to emulate Resorts World Sentosa in Singapore that aims to lure Chinese with a new casino, shopping mall and hotels.

The project may cost five trillion won (S$6.14 billion) to six trillion won, Lim Byung...

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