Amid the Japanese authorities’ investigation right into a bribery scandal associated to final yr’s Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics, additional allegations of bid-rigging by the nation’s main promoting companies for Video games check occasions have surfaced.
Over the previous week or so, investigators from the Tokyo District Public Prosecutor’s Workplace and the Honest Commerce Fee have raided a number of companies together with Dentsu, Hakuhodo and ADK Holdings — Japan’s high three promoting firms — over the case.
The brand new growth got here after the arrests of a former govt of the Tokyo Organising Committee and another outstanding enterprise figures over alleged bribery.
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