Crown Resorts tries to sort out Barangaroo’s project delays

James Packer’s company won the government’s approval to run a VIP-only casino without poker machines at Barangaroo, but the project has been delayed.

Crown affected by WA economy and depressed US markets

The slowdown in Western Australia’s economy may cloud the opening of its Perth luxury hotel towers, whilst sluggish markets in the US have also delayed the sale of a stake in its planned US$1.5 billion Las Vegas casino.

Australian Green politicians are against sports betting

Opponents compares sports betting with casino services and demand the prohibition of publicity in front of minors.

The government offers three casino licenses in Queensland

The plan to build more casinos in Queensland supported by the former premier Campbell Newman, is likely to be backed by Labor.

James Packer backs Star’s US$500M hotel and casino project

The 360-room hotel would become Crown’s US$2 billion project direct competition in Sydney.

AGE 2016 launches its new app

From August 9th to 11th the Australasian Gaming Expo –AGE– will be held at the Sydney Exhibition Centre.

Welfare Group demands to revise online gambling legislation

The South Australian Council of Social Services called on the government to tax gambling companies in the jurisdictions where the bets are placed rather than where the companies are based.

Tony Fung passes on Cairns Casino

The billionaire decided not to include a gambling facility in Aquis resort in Cairns.

Protests against lockout law and casinos in Sydney

A march of about 1,000 people passed through the centre of Sydney and stopped at the Star City casino in a protest against the city’s CBD lockout laws.

CrownBet and Fox Sports to provide DFS in Australia

If the deal is signed, CrownBet will be granted the license and will provide daily fantasy sports services in its app.

Australasian Gaming Expo reveals new details

The event will be held at the Sydney Exhibition Centre in Glebe Island from August 9th to August 11th.