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Tokyo Disneyland and DisneySea to get $4.6-billion expansion
Tokyo Disneyland and DisneySea to get $4.6-billion expansion

Oriental Land Co., the owner of Tokyo Disneyland and DisneySea, has announced plans to invest $4.6 billion to expand and improve the two theme parks in Japan over the next 10 years. A big part of the investment will go to redevelop and expand Fantasyland at Tokyo Disneyland, which last year surpassed Disneyland in Anaheim in attendance. At Tokyo DisneySea Park, the companion park to Disneyland, Oriental Land said it plans to develop a new themed port and add new attractions, restaurants and shops, according to a statement released by Disney. The announcement follows a trend of major theme parks construction and expansion in Asia, where the growth of the middle class has created a...