Despite Covid-mandated travel restrictions, the number of new hotels will continue to expand in 2021 with 820 hotel projects and 190,332 rooms due to go live in the Asia Pacific region.
Australia-listed Crown Resorts has announced the appointment of a new executive director, Bruce Carter, to the Crown board, subject to regulatory approvals.
Analysts from J.P. Morgan Australia have identified strong metrics coming out of Aristocrat’s digital arm, which saw strong downloads in its social casino games in the first half of the 2021 financial year.
Australia and New Zealand have agreed to open a long awaited travel bubble from April 19, allowing citizens to travel to the other country without mandatory quarantine.
Crown Resorts said former Skycity Entertainment CEO Nigel Morrison has received all the necessary regulatory approvals to join the board as a director.
New South Wales chief gaming regulator Philip Crawford said the reinstatement of Crown Resorts’ license in New South Wales is a “realistic prospect”, provided the company has its “structures in place.”