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SkyCity moves Darwin exec back to Adelaide

SkyCity Entertainment said it’s moving David Christian back to head the company’s Adelaide operation after the recent sale of its Darwin casino. Christian previously held...

SkyCity gets US$141 million from Auckland carpark sale

New Zealand casino operator SkyCity has sold all of its car parking spaces at its central Auckland hotel and casino complex for NZ$220 million...

Skycity’s Darwin casino sale now unconditional

The sale of SKYCITY’s Darwin casino to Delaware North has gone unconditional with all the conditions for the sale and purchase now being satisfied...

Venue manager charged for failing to identify problem gambler

A gambling venue manager in New Zealand has become the first person in the country to be charged with failing to identify a problem...

SkyCity takes another step towards online gambling

SkyCity Entertainment is offering to pay tax voluntarily as part of its moves to set up an offshore online gaming operation. Online gambling is illegal...

SKYCITY’s shares fall as market digests results

SKYCITY shares opened at NZ$3.83 this morning four percent down on its peak price for the year of NZ$3.99 on Tuesday the day after...

Skycity net profit up 11.4 percent in first half of FY19

SKYCITY Entertainment Group has reported strong financial results, with normalized net profit after tax up 11.4 percent for the first half of the year,...

SkyCity’s FY19 earnings growth to beat expectation

New Zealand casino operator SkyCity is expected to report better-than-expected growth in normalized earnings after a strong six months ended December 2018. In a statement...

Activists call for horse racing ban on welfare concerns

New Zealand’s horse racing industry, which is already facing major challenges in the form of a government overhaul, has now come under threat from activists who are calling for a ban on both wagering and racing itself.

NZRB launches sportsbook powered by SG

The New Zealand TAB has launched a new sportsbook on mobile and digital platforms, powered by SG Digital’s OpenBet sports betting technology. The new...

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