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News Japan » Hokkaido: 500.com punts $1.5B on Hokkaido integrated resort

News channel or source: https://calvinayre.com/2018/01/22/casino/500-com-punts-1-5b-hokkaido-integrated-resort/
Publication date: Sunday 21 January 2018

Chinese online sports lottery operator 500.com is wagering a total of $1.5 billion to bring an integrated resort to Hokkaido, Japan. 500.com is the latest gaming operator to express interest in Japan’s casino market as everyone awaits for parliament to ...

News Japan » Hokkaido: Japan Prepares for North Korea, Holding First Missile Evacuation Drills in Tokyo

News channel or source: http://www.newsweek.com/japan-prepares-north-korea-holding-first-missile-evacuation-drills-tokyo-786416
Publication date: Sunday 21 January 2018

landing either in the sea between the two countries or in the Pacific after flying over the northern Japanese island of Hokkaido, an action that, according to experts, shows Pyongyang wants to avoid hitting Japanese territory, as it would likely prompt a ...

News Japan » Hokkaido: How to get off the grid in Japan's booming tourism industry

News channel or source: http://www.myajc.com/travel/how-get-off-the-grid-japan-booming-tourism-industry/azUzYFbNVBXRu1pJh3ZVyK/
Publication date: onday 22 January 2018

For insider access, Japan Curator has an impressive Rolodex with the country's elite, facilitating everything from brown bear safaris in Hokkaido to private dinners with the cast of a live-action manga movie.

News Japan » Hokkaido: Japan's public TV sends missile alert by mistake

News channel or source: https://www.cbsnews.com/news/japans-public-tv-sends-missile-alert-by-mistake/
Publication date: uesday 16 January 2018

"The flash was a mistake," NHK said. "We are very sorry." North Korea shows advance in missile tech, and sanctions won't stop it North Korean missile flies over Hokkaido, Japan says Tension has grown in Japan over North Korean missile tests as they have ...

News Japan » Hokkaido: Where to Find Japan’s Hidden Corners During Its Tourism Boom

News channel or source: https://skift.com/2018/01/21/where-to-find-japans-hidden-corners-during-its-tourism-boom/
Publication date: Sunday 21 January 2018

And for true insider access, Japan Curator has an impressive Rolodex with the country’s elite, facilitating everything from brown bear safaris in Hokkaido to private dinners with the cast of a live-action manga movie.

News Japan » Hokkaido: Nestle Debuts a New Type of Chocolate in KitKat-Crazed Japan, and It's Pink

News channel or source: http://adage.com/article/news/nestl-debuts-a-type-chocolate-kitkat-crazed-japan/311973/
Publication date: Friday 19 January 2018

While Japan has seen many colors and flavors for KitKats before -- its penchant for eccentric flavors such as wasabi or Hokkaido melon has attracted both locals and tourists -- this is the first time ruby chocolate is going on sale since Barry Callebaut ...

News Japan » Hokkaido: WRC to return to Japan in 2019?

News channel or source: http://www.crash.net/wrc/news/888751/1/wrc-return-japan-2019
Publication date: uesday 16 January 2018

The last Japanese WRC event was hosted on the northern island of Hokkaido but the new event aims to base itself around Aichi and Gifu in the central regions of Japan. It would enable organisers to plan special stages around the mountainous areas of Mount ...

News Japan » Hokkaido: HKTDC Signs MoU with Hokkaido Government

News channel or source: http://www.acnnewswire.com/Article.Asp?Art_ID=40902&lang=EN
Publication date: hursday 18 January 2018

The MoU was signed by HKTDC Executive Director Margaret Fong and the Governor of Hokkaido Harumi Takahashi. - Leveraging Hong Kong's role as an international trading platform Hong Kong and Japan enjoy close economic relations. As the regional trading hub ...

News Japan » Hokkaido: First Hawaii, now Japan sends a false alarm about incoming North Korean missile

News channel or source: http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/nationworld/ct-japan-north-korea-missile-alert-20180116-story.html
Publication date: uesday 16 January 2018

North Korea fired two missiles over the Japanese island of Hokkaido last year, triggering the expansion of the system. The government began an education campaign on what to do in the case of an incoming missile, and local authorities held emergency drills ...