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SkyCity’s planned Queenstown hotel on hold

SkyCity has dropped plans to build a luxury hotel in Queenstown, at least until its international business improves. And that in turn depends on...

SkyCity cuts forecasts as fire, Coronavirus hit

SkyCity Entertainment, New Zealand’s only listed gaming company, has cut forecasts for the year and says the near-term outlook is gloomy, as it grapples...
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SkyCity half-year results impacted by fire, carpark sale

The half-year profit for New Zealand’s listed casino and hotel operator SkyCity Entertainment has dropped nearly fifteen percent on lower revenue and the impact...

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...

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...

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...

NZ regulator delays decision on SkyCity EGM swap

New Zealand’s gaming regulator has reserved its decision on SkyCity Hamilton’s application to swap three blackjack tables for 60 electronic gaming machines, following a...

Timaru District struggles with gaming machine limits

Timaru District councillors voted to keep the number of gaming machines for new venues limited to seven, a lower limit than the Gambling Act allows.

SkyCity insurance policy covers fire at the convention center

SkyCity Entertainment has confirmed that its insurance policy covers damage from the fire which struck its convention center in Auckland. In a statement to the...

SkyCity wants to swap blackjack tables for slots

SkyCity Entertainment Limited will be going before the New Zealand gambling regulator on Tuesday to seek permission to swap gambling tables for gaming machines...

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