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Philweb elects new president, effective Feb 1

2020-01-06

Philweb Corporation president Dennis Valdes is stepping down from his role as president, and moving to Alphaland Corporation, a real estate firm chair

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Beijing-backed Ho Iat Seng elected as Macau’s new CE

2019-08-26

Ho Iat Seng on Sunday has been declared as the next chief executive of the Macao Special Administrative Region. All 400 members of the chief execut

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Goa’s major parties launch a full offensive against offshore casinos

2019-05-15

All of Goa’s major political parties have taken a stance against offshore casinos in the River Mandovi, demanding they shut down and/ or remove them

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Ho-Iat Seng tipped for top political spot in Macau

2019-04-26

It is becoming increasingly likely for Macau legislative chair Ho Iat-Seng to become the next chief executive of Macau after announcing his intention

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Municipal elections approaching in Sasebo, Wakayama, and Tomakomai

2019-04-15

On Sunday, the official campaign period began for the second round of the Unified Local Elections, which will include mayoral elections in Sasebo and

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Osaka cross election throws curveball at Yumeshima IR plans

2019-03-11

The troubling scenario of political instability that first reared its head in late December has come to pass—Osaka Governor Ichiro Matsui and Osaka

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Pro-IR governor wins in Wakayama

2018-11-26

Yoshinobu Nisaka defeated his anti-casino opponent Masayoshi Hatanaka to win a fourth term as Governor of Wakayama Prefecture, thus clearing the polit

Pro-IR Nagasaki governor re-elected

2018-02-04

On a night in which the conservative Abe government and its allies swept to victory across the board in several major local elections, incumbent Nagas

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Nagasaki IR plans face electoral test

2018-01-14

Nagasaki Governor Hodo Nakamura faces an electoral challenge from a candidate affiliated with the Japan Communist Party as he seeks a third term. Gove

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Liberal Party vows to keep pokies in Tasmania

2018-01-08

The Tasmanian Liberal Party has promised to keep poker machines in Tasmanian pubs and clubs if it is returned to power in the upcoming March election,

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Shinzo Abe retains parliamentary supermajority

2017-10-22

Despite lagging personal popularity, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe was able to guide Japan’s ruling coalition to yet another crushing supermajority in g

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Ruling Party cruising to electoral victory

2017-10-17

Japan’s general election will not be held until next Sunday, October 22, but the implosion of the leading opposition party virtually guarantees anot

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Ruling Party confirms IR bill delay

2017-09-19

Members of the Abe government and the ruling party confirmed to the Japanese media that no progress would be made on passing either the gambling addic

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Changes in gaming influence in new Macau Legislative Assembly

2017-09-18

With Typhoon Hato moving into the rearview mirror, the city’s Legislative Assembly elections – held last Sunday - have yielded some surprising res

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Snap election threatens IR legislation schedule

2017-09-16

It has become more likely that Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will dissolve the extraordinary Diet session scheduled to begin at the end of this month and

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Close watch on Goa casinos, Lucky Seven awaits plug

2017-08-12

The activities of Goa’s onshore and offshore casinos will be closely monitored over the rest of August, with the by-elections in Panaji coming up la

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Anti-Casino candidates defeated in Yokohama mayoral election

2017-07-30

Yokohama Mayor Fumiko Hayashi won her third term by a comfortable margin in Sunday’s elections, seeing off a challenge from two candidates who had b

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Second anti-casino candidate enters Yokohama mayoral race

2017-06-20

City Councillor Hirotaka Ito has become the third candidate to throw his hat into the ring for the July 30 election for the Mayor of Yokohama, a major

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Concessionaires warned to stay out of elections

2017-05-10

Macau’s gaming operators have been reminded to stay neutral and not to interfere with the upcoming Legislative Assembly Election, as part of electio

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