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Hong Kong's Melco aims to build $10bn casino resort in Japan

Ruling parties set to submit 'integrated resort' legislation to parliament

Melco opened the Studio City resort in Macau in 2015. The Hong Kong-based company plans to spend big in Japan once "integrated resorts" are allowed in the country.

OSAKA -- Melco Resorts & Entertainment will consider investing more than $10 billion if it is allowed to open a casino complex in a large Japanese city under legislation now being considered, Chairman and CEO Lawrence Ho said.

"We are very happy about the movement. A lot of has made,"Ho said in an interview. 

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