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NZ racing shakeup raises industry hackles

Opponents of the sweeping changes proposed for the racing industry in New Zealand are questioning whether the reforms are legally and practically possible.

John Massara

Australian racing authority and author of a government commissioned review into the NZ racing industry

NZ race fixing eleven appear in court

A total of eleven people have now been charged in New Zealand’s harness race fixing scandal and nine of them made appearances in district courts this week. Only one has entered a plea, and all have been remanded on bail to appear again next month.

SkyCity opens doors to gambling help services

SkyCity Casino Auckland has become the first casino in New Zealand to open its doors to gambling help services in order to help problem...

New Zealand harness racing scandal widens

A total of ten people have now been arrested and charged with race fixing and drugs offenses as New Zealand anti-corruption investigation in the...

NZ police raid stables as part of race-fixing investigation

Seven people – six men and a woman – are to appear in court in New Zealand today charged with race fixing after police...

Huge changes headed for NZ racing industry

The racing industry in New Zealand is in for a major shakeup following a bombshell report to the government which recommends closing nearly half...

New Zealand stops pokies for an hour in Sept

Pokies in New Zealand are set to ‘pause’ for one hour during Gambling Harm Awareness Week, held from September 3-9, 2018, local media reports....

SKYCITY CEO sees bright future; analysts unexcited

SKYCITY Entertainment CEO Graeme Stephens is optimistic about the group’s prospects, helped by expansion in Auckland, a planned venture into online gaming and a...

SKYCITY CEO sees bright future; analysts unexcited

SKYCITY Entertainment CEO Graeme Stephens is optimistic about the group’s prospects, helped by expansion in Auckland, a planned venture into online gaming and a rebound in international VIPs, although analysts remain cautious.

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