pachinko

Billionaire Okada still wants Wynn, Universal

Pachinko mogul says he’s the victim of people he helped, including Steve Wynn Continue reading

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Ousted pachinko mogul Okada vows return

Creator of Okada Manila says he’s innocent, betrayed by family and protege. Continue reading

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Japan hits pachinko harder than casinos will

Pachinko has lost two-thirds of its players since 1995, but revenue in ubiquitous, cacophonous parlors still tops US$30 billion. Continue reading

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Pachinko mogul seeks Japan casino in Korea

Hajime Satomi is backing South Korea’s first integrated resort in hope of getting a casino license in Japan. Continue reading

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Japan engaged to be engaged on casinos

Road to Japan casino legalization still has many potholes, exit ramps. Continue reading

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