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Crown sale of shares to Melco facing accusations of regulatory breach

As the inquiry before former Supreme Court Judge Paddy Bergin got underway on Tuesday, Crown Resorts faced accusations that its failure to alert authorities...

SkyCity’s development program holds significant risk: Analyst

A leading New Zealand broker has given the thumbs up to SkyCity Entertainment’s development program but noted that the company will struggle to earn...

Sportradar extends relationship with Tennis Australia

Leading sports data services provider, Sportradar, today announced a wide-ranging multi-year partnership extension with Tennis Australia, leveraging its audiovisual (AV) and data content, encoding...

Lawrence Ho and James Packer expected to be called to Crown Resorts inquiry

When the witness list for the high-stakes New South Wales inquiry into Crown Resorts’ casino operations is unveiled on Tuesday, the names of both...

Racing industry changes still met with opposition

Opposition to the New Zealand government’s radical changes to the racing industry has resurfaced after many months of behind the scenes discussions and negotiations.The...

Court dismisses lawsuit between IPI and former VIP host

A CNMI district court has dismissed a lawsuit filed by a former Imperial Pacific International VIP hostess against her company after the two parties...

Deconstruction work on Skycity convention center to begin soon

Demolition work on the upper floors and roof of SkyCity’s partly built-but-burnt-out convention center in downtown Auckland is set to begin shortly.About 200 workers...

Spotlight on the illegal transportation of fighting birds

Animal Wellness Action has published a report alleging that a massive illegal transportation scheme brought thousands of fighting birds to Guam for years, undetected or ignored by the local authorities.
Australia bushfire

Australia faces slow growth amidst bush fires, weak VIP

Australia’s gaming industry faces an uncertain 2020, as the catastrophic bushfires deter foreign visitation and hit already softening domestic demand.

Don Carducci

Australia analyst, J.P. Morgan

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