A pedestrian walks past the Tokyo District Court building. File photo: Bloomberg A pedestrian walks past the Tokyo District Court building. File photo: Bloomberg
A pedestrian walks past the Tokyo District Court building. File photo: Bloomberg

Japan court convicts ex-advisers of Chinese gambling firm in bribery scandal

  • The two men were associated with 500.com Ltd, a Chinese entity that was lobbying for a casino licence
  • They gave a lawmaker a total of US$72,000 in bribes between 2017 and 2018, including covering travel expenses to China and Hokkaido.

Topic |   Japan
A pedestrian walks past the Tokyo District Court building. File photo: Bloomberg A pedestrian walks past the Tokyo District Court building. File photo: Bloomberg
A pedestrian walks past the Tokyo District Court building. File photo: Bloomberg
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