Five Japanese companies have applied to the prefecture to open a gambling and entertainment complex in Nagasaki. Interest in opening a casino was expressed by: Oshidori International Holdings Ltd, the Japanese division of Casinos Austria International, Current Group, Niki Chau Fwu (Parkview) Group and TTL Resorts Ltd. An integrated entertainment resort in Nagasaki must include a hotel of at least 100,000 square meters. m, an exhibition hall with an area of more than 20 thousand square meters. m and a conference hall for six thousand visitors. The results of the competition will be announced at the end of the summer. At the same time, the central authorities of Japan have not yet decided whether permission will be given to build a casino in Nagasaki. The country plans to open three gambling zones. To date, four regions have applied to host them: Osaka, Yokohama, Nagasaki and Wakayama. Recall that after the legalization of gambling in Japan, legislators turned to the problem of gambling addiction.