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Mizuho Bank, Ltd. Lottery Division
Address: Lottery Division 2-5-7, Kyobashi Chuo-ku 104-0031 Tokyo, Japan.
E-mail Address:
Phone: +81 3 353 590 04
Fax: +81 3 353 590 53
Population: 127.4 million (October 2002)
General Manager: Kouichi Shimizu
Year Lottery Founded: In 2002, DKB's corporate & investment banking division was transferred to Mizuho Corporate Bank
Sales FY 2006: JPY 1,104.7 Billion
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Year-End Lottery Open To All In Japan
TOKYO, Japan (December 12, 2009) - Foreigners, including members of the U.S. military community, are eligible to try their luck with Japan’s end-of-year lottery..................Subscribers

'Green Jumbo' Lottery Tickets Go On Sale Offering Top Prize of 150 Million Yen
MAINICHI, Japan (February 16, 2009) – A lottery whose top prize is 150 million yen went on sale on Monday, drawing lines of people in front of lottery stands across the nation......................Subscribers

Tokyo Government Eyeing Lotteries To Finance Olympic Construction
TOKYO, Japan (February 9, 2009)  -- The Tokyo metropolitan government is considering holding lotteries if the city is selected to host the 2016 Summer Olympic Games to finance part of the costs of constructing facilities for the event, metropolitan government sources said Monday...................Subscribers

Winning Jumbo Lottery Numbers Picked
TOKYO, Japan (January 1, 2009) -- A crowd of about 1,800 people cheered and groaned as winning numbers were picked for the annual End of Year Jumbo Lottery ceremony Wednesday at Tokyo Koseinenkin Kaikan in Shinjuku Ward. According to Mizuho Bank, 68 people are estimated to win the................Subscribers


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