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The Star suspends all rebate play programs

Days after the resignation of three of its key management personnel on Friday, The Star Entertainment Group is suspending its domestic and international rebate play programs while it addresses issues arising from its royal-style commission inquiry in NSW. 

Three more heads roll over at The Star

Star Entertainment on Friday has announced three more top-level resignations in the wake of an NSW royal-commission style inquiry into the casino’s suitability to hold a license in the state. 

Matt Bekier resigns from The Star following damning inquiry revelations

Star Entertainment Group CEO Matt Bekier on Monday announced his resignation from the company’s board effective immediately, following allegations of misconduct against the casino company last week. 

NSW govt to chase any gambling tax owing from The Star debacle

NSW treasurer Matt Kean says that the government will be chasing The Star for any unpaid tax found to be owing in relation to allegations of money laundering and criminal affiliations that came to light last week.

Head will roll at The Star, says observers

Revelations that executives at The Star Sydney were aware of practices that disguised gambling expenses, and even facilitated its continuance may see “heads roll” on a board level in a similar fashion to Crown Resorts in recent years.

The Star Entertainment Group recognized as employer of choice for gender equality

The Star Entertainment Group is proud to announce it has been recognized as an Employer of Choice for Gender Equality (EOCGE) in 2022.

The Star Entertainment 1HFY22 earnings significantly impacted by shutdowns

The Star Entertainment Group said its earnings in FY22H1 were significantly impacted by property shutdowns and Covid-19 related operating restrictions. 

The Star Entertainment taps Tourism Australia boss Michael Issenberg

The Star Entertainment Group on Thursday announced the appointment of Michael Issenberg as non-executive director of the company, subject to regulatory approvals.

The Star encouraged VIPs to appear to be living outside of NSW

Australian-listed The Star Entertainment Group has been accused of encouraging local gamblers to falsely claim they reside outside of New South Wales, in order for the company to minimize the amount of gaming tax paid to the state government. 

Regulator review to include a public hearing on AML, The Star Entertainment cooperating fully

The Star Entertainment has been informed by the ILGA that the regular review of its Sydney license will include a public hearing component focused on its internal AML practices.