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TOKYO Japanese firms are likely to pursue stakes in the country's first casino resorts, after parliament on Friday enacted a law smoothing the way for large-scale gambling - a business expected to generate billions of dollars in revenue. | Video
* Clear rules will embolden Japanese firms to participate -sources
TOKYO U.S. hedge fund Elliott Management has raised its stake in Alpine Electronics Inc to 6.3 percent, a regulatory filing showed, in a move that could add pressure on the Japanese company to reward minority shareholders.
TOKYO, July 20 U.S. hedge fund Elliott Management has raised its stake in Japan's Alpine Electronics Inc to 6.3 percent, a regulatory filing showed, less than a week after it said it could make "significant proposals" to the components maker.