Las Vegas Sands to get aggressive in Japan

|About: Las Vegas Sands Corp. (LVS)|By:, SA News Editor

Las Vegas Sands (LVS) will spend "whatever it takes" to get a casino project up and running in Japan, according to CEO Sheldon Adelson.

The company is vying with heavyweights such as Genting and Melco Crown to win one of the first casino licenses granted in the nation.

Support of casino legislation aim to have the first resorts ready in time for the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo.