Brendan Bussmann interviewed on ICE 365
Could Japan’s licensing saga conclude with two – not three- IRs?
The Japanese government, after multiple delays, remains set on opening the IR licensing process by April, with a view to selecting three licensees within a year. But when the dust settles, will all three licenses have been issued?
With the ambiguity around how many prefectures will actually apply – especially considering the twists seen in Yokohama – other prefectures may make a late bid to snap up a license. Or only two of three could be awarded.
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