• Kyodo


The government plans to introduce a system to prohibit individuals from entering casinos or limiting their visits in an integrated resort bill to be submitted to the Diet to address problem gambling, government and ruling bloc sources said Wednesday.

Japanese and foreign nationals residing in Japan or their family members can apply to bar them from casinos or limit the number of visits per month. Operators of casinos will be obliged to monitor their visits and block them ifnecessary.

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