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High roller argues Crown took advantage

  A gambler who wagered A$1.47 billion ($1.54 billion) over 14 months at Crown Casino in Melbourne, including A$164 million in one 5 1/2 hour...

Crown in Sydney counseling deal

  Crown Ltd has enlisted Mission Australia, a Christan support group, to provide round-the-clock multilingual gambling counseling and operate a self-exclusion program at its proposed...

Greens call for quiet on odds

Greens Senator Richard Di Natale said he would introduce a bill that would ban commentators or bookmakers promoting odds during sports broadcasts on television...

Ozzie Pub group targets free apps

  Clubs Australia, the industry group for the country's pubs, has set up a working group with gaming manufacturers and online gambling experts to develop...

Echo in $52 million Queensland upgrade

  Echo Entertainment is to spend A$50 million ($52 million) to upgrade gaming machines at its three Queensland casinos. Many of the machines to be...

William Hill enters Australia with Sportingbet buy

  William Hill, the British bookmaker, completed its $750 million acquisition of Sportingbet's Australian business. "The Australian business offers us a well-recognized brand, an experienced...

Union challenges Jupiters on outsourcing

  A union representing workers at Echo Entertainment's Jupiters Hotel and Casino on the Gold Coast is asking for a government investigation into alleged contract...

Crown’s cameras turned against house

  Police are investigating reports that a foreign high roller won $33 million in a VIP area of the Crown Melbourne Casino through cheating at eight hands...

No early Sydney opening for Crown

  Crown Ltd will not be allowed to open a planned Sydney gambling parlor targeting Asian VIP bettors until 2019 when Echo Entertainment Group's exclusive...

Australia delays further opening online betting market

  A government review of Australia's online gambling laws called for holding off licensing of new sites until the country has adopted uniform rules to...

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