Sega Sammy Is Not Focused On The Osaka, But On Tokyo
Hadzhim satomi, chairman and executive director of the sega sammy holdings inc japanese entertainment conglomerate, grew interest in obtaining a license for the construction of a resort casino in osaka, openly demonstrating the potential preference to the metropolitan district of tokyo.
Satoma said that after osaka becomes the place of the world exhibition of 2025, it is likely that it is this will become developing as location for one of the integrated resorts. However, added that certain problems of the development of the infrastructure of the region remain relevant.
«Since our company is based in kanto, we intend to continue to track the situation and thoroughly think about whether we should activy participate in the development of the resort casino in osaka», – the president of the company said. Kanto region includes the area «big tokyo».
Responding to a question about possible partners and investments in the japanese integrated resort, satoma said: sega sammy was interested first of all in becoming a majority owner of any casino project in japan.
«Presumably, the company will develop in the tkyo region. It is possible that it is on this territory that the large-scale project will be implemented. In this moment it is difficult to say, in which amount will our share in the general share capital will be presented. However, i would like to get a controlling stake», – satomi said.
The sega sammy guide last month reported that it seeks «the most suitable partner» to submit an application for licensing a casino resort in japan.
Earlier, representatives of the company have already mentioned that «accumulate know-how» in the management of casino resorts through investment in the south korean hotel paradise city. In the november presentation, sega sammy reported that 84 of her employee is currently engaged in paradise city, «including 57 acquire experience in place».
«No matter which operator will receive a license for comprehensive service, japan has to hire thousands of people», – stated in the company’s manual.
Satoma added that sega sammy is developing a structure that will fill in most qualified posts by japanese staff.
Recall that lawrence ho, billionaire and owner of the hong kong company melco resorts & entertainment, told that she is more inclined to build a casino in the city of osaka than in tokyo, because in this case there are more city tourn a small japanees city to the entertainment center.