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The Oriental Land Company is a Japanese leisure and tourism corporation that owns the Tokyo Disney Resort in Urayasu, Chiba, Japan. Tokyo Disney Resort logo Resort Map The Tokyo Disney Resort is a theme park and vacation resort located in Urayasu, Chiba, Japan, just east of Tokyo. ... Urayasu (Japanese: 浦安市; -shi) is a city located in western Chiba, Japan, on the border with Tokyo. ...


The company was originally focused on improving the leisure opportunities of the Japanese public, such as building swimming pools and gyms but was approached by The Walt Disney Company in 1980 to finance the first international Disney park. Eventually, Tokyo Disneyland was built and opened in 1983 and the Oriental Land Company decided not to sell the park back to Disney. The company pays a very large amount of money each month to Disney in character and likeness licenses, and Disney has leased their Imagineers to the company to build and design the Tokyo Disney Resort and build a second theme park, Tokyo DisneySea, which opened in 2001. The Walt Disney Company (most commonly known as Disney) (NYSE: DIS) is one of the largest media and entertainment corporations in the world. ... 1980 is a leap year starting on Tuesday. ... Walt Disney Parks and Resorts is the division of The Walt Disney Company which manages and builds the theme parks and vacation resorts for which Disney is famous. ... Tokyo Disneyland park is the first Disney theme park outside of the United States. ... 1983 is a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... WED Enterprises (WED), was formed by movie mogul Walt Disney on December 16, 1952 to develop plans for a theme park and to manage Disneys personal assets. ... Tokyo DisneySea is a theme park, opened on September 4, 2001. ... 2001: A Space Odyssey 2001 2001 is a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar. ...


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The Oriental Land Company information - Search.com (244 words)
The chairman of the company is Toshio Kagami.
The company pays a very large amount of money each month to Disney in character and likeness licenses, and Disney has leased their Imagineers to the company to build and design the Tokyo Disney Resort and build a second theme park, Tokyo DisneySea, which opened in 2001.
The main stock holders of the Oriental Land Company are Keisei Electric Railway, and Mitsui Fudosan.
The Oriental Land Company - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (251 words)
The chairman of the company is Toshio Kagami.
The company pays a very large amount of money each month to Disney in character and likeness licenses, and Disney has leased their Imagineers to the company to build and design the Tokyo Disney Resort and build a second theme park, Tokyo DisneySea, which opened in 2001.
The main stock holders of the Oriental Land Company are Keisei Electric Railway, and Mitsui Fudosan.
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