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Leading pro-IR lawmaker becomes defense minister

Takeshi Iwaya, a leader of the parliamentarian efforts to pass the IR Implementation Bill, has been selected by the prime minister to become the new Minister of Defense.

Pro-IR Tomakomai Mayor Iwakura gains new term

Tomakomai Mayor Hirofumi Iwakura, a strong advocate for hosting an IR in his northern Japanese city, won a fourth 4-year term in office after no other candidate registered before the filing deadline.

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SkyCity board member to resign over fire-hit project

SkyCity Entertainment Group announced on Monday that Richard Didsbury would resign from its board of directors in connection with the October 22 fire that hit the New Zealand International Convention Centre (NZICC) project in Auckland.

Doctor shortage may cripple anti-addiction policies

Dr. Ichiro Sora of the Department of Psychiatry at Kobe University Graduate School of Medicine pointed out at a public lecture in Osaka on Friday that a major unaddressed problem is that Japan simply does not have many medical professionals who can treat patients afflicted by gambling addiction.

Petition to ban card games dismissed by Delhi HC

The Delhi High Court has disposed of the two petitions aiming to ban all forms of online card games, including poker. In a filing in...

Arbuckle out as Donaco CEO

The meltdown at Donaco International continued on Thursday when Paul Arbuckle tendered his resignation as CEO only six months into the job.

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SJM raises MOP2.86m in charity auction

SJM Holdings said it has raised MOP2.86 million ($354,848) in a charity auction ahead of the 20th anniversary of the founding of the Macau Special Administrative Region.

Landing chairman files writ against alleged receivers

Landing International Development said its Chairman Yang Zhihui has filed a writ against two individuals who claim they are acting as receivers for a 50.48 percent stake in parent company, Landing International Ltd.

Regional growth and room to experiment are Philippine pluses

 inaugural G2E Asia @ the Philippines wrapped up on Wednesday, with suppliers at the show expressing optimism about future growth in the country, in...