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Queensland Govt Approves Gold Coast Casino Tower
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Monday December 19 2016

Queensland Govt Approves Gold Coast Casino Tower

Construction of a 200 metre-tall hotel and apartment tower at Gold Coast's Jupiters Casino will begin next year after the proposal was given development approval by...

Will Casinos Lead Queensland’s Recovery?
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Wednesday November 30 2016

Will Casinos Lead Queensland’s Recovery?

It seems we can’t get enough of casinos, with recent news that more Queensland regional towns are vying for the opportunity to have a new casino...

Community Groups Fights Crown’s ‘Flawed’ Sydney Casino
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Wednesday November 16 2016

Community Groups Fights Crown’s ‘Flawed’ Sydney Casino

A community group fighting to prevent James Packer's six star casino being built on Sydney Harbour's foreshore alleges the planning body that signed off on it...

Gold Coast Residents Oppose $3b Development: Poll
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Thursday September 15 2016

Gold Coast Residents Oppose $3b Development: Poll

A controversial multi-billion development proposed for publicly owned land on the Gold Coast looks set to face strong opposition from locals, according to new polling.

NSW: Final Hurdle Cleared for the Crown Casino
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Friday July 1 2016

NSW: Final Hurdle Cleared for the Crown Casino

Excavation works at James Packer's 71-storey Sydney casino complex are expected to begin soon after the project was given the final tick of approval.

More Project Delay for Crown’s New Barangaroo Casino
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Friday February 26 2016

More Project Delay for Crown’s New Barangaroo Casino

Crown Resorts expects the opening of its $2 billion luxury six-star hotel and VIP-only casino at Barangaroo in Sydney could be further postponed because of planning...

Qld Premier Welcomes Jupiter Casino High-rise
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Monday February 15 2016

Qld Premier Welcomes Jupiter Casino High-rise

Queensland's premier believes a proposed 200m high-rise development at Jupiters Casino on the Gold Coast is a win for the tourist strip.

$300m Adelaide Casino Expansion Approved
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Monday January 25 2016

$300m Adelaide Casino Expansion Approved

A $300 million expansion of the Adelaide Casino has been approved with construction work expected to start mid-year.

New Ritz-Carlton Hotel for Sydney
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Tuesday January 5 2016

New Ritz-Carlton Hotel for Sydney

One of the world's most prestigious hotel chains, the Ritz-Carlton, is set for a return to Sydney.

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Jun 20 2018
Qld Govt Steps in Amid $1.2b Resort Battle

The Queensland government has stepped in to resolve a dispute over a controversial $1.2 billion resort and housing development off Gladstone.

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14 Aug, 2015
James Packer Steps Down as Crown Chair

Billionaire James Packer has stood down as chairman of Crown Resorts so he can spend more time in the United States, where his children live, and...

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Business
21 Jul, 2015
Echo Wins Brisbane Casino Tender

Echo Entertainment has won the right to build a casino on prime riverfront land in Brisbane, beating a proposal from James Packer's Crown Resorts.

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10 Jul, 2015
Echo Expected to Beat Out Crown for Brisbane's New Casino

Pundits expect Echo to beat out Crown and grab Brisbane's biggest development opportunity in a generation.

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2 Feb, 2015
James Packer Not Welcome in Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka's new government has declared James Packer unwelcome in the country after the gaming mogul pulled out of building a luxury resort following a ban...

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5 Aug, 2014
James Packer is Taking Another Gamble on Las Vegas

The billionaire gaming mogul has plans to build a casino-resort in Las Vegas, several years after his last push to make it big in the United...

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17 Jun, 2014
Echo Forecasts Profit Boost

Casino operator Echo Entertainment has forecast a solid profit rise as it gears up to battle for a second Brisbane casino licence.

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3 Mar, 2014
Casino Licences Up For Grabs in Queensland

The race to secure three casino licences in Queensland is heating up with 18 companies vying for a slice.

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