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Blackstone comes back to Crown Resorts with sweetened takeover bid

Blackstone is keen to wear the Crown, and is prepared to stump up a bit more cash than it initially put on the table.

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Accor’s Simon McGrath to join Crown Resorts as CEO of Sydney operations

Renowned hotelier Simon McGrath is settling the room service bill and checking out of Accor.

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The Star pulls Crown merger proposal over Royal Commission “issues”

by Huntley Mitchell

The future of James Packer’s casino empire is looking bleaker by the minute, with The Star no longer interested in teaming up.

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The Star lobs merger offer at rival Crown to create $12bn tourism and entertainment giant

by Huntley Mitchell

The Star faces some competition, however, from a private equity firm that wants to take over Crown (which, FYI, has also just hired a new CEO).

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Worrying signs for Crown Resorts, with royal commission announced into Melbourne casino

by Huntley Mitchell

To make matters worse for Crown, the company suffered a $120.9 million loss in the first half of FY21.

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GAME OVER: Crown Resorts officially deemed unsuitable to hold Sydney casino licence

James Packer’s EA has been forced to go out and buy a bigger stress ball for the casino mogul, after NSW’s gaming regulator confirmed the inevitable for his Barangaroo property.

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Crown Resorts CEO exits following damning report on casino licence bid

After much speculation about his future at Crown, Ken Barton has finally bowed to pressure.

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Future of ‘Packer’s Pecker’ uncertain, as Crown Resorts directors resign in the wake of scathing report

by Huntley Mitchell

James Packer’s hopes of operating his prized $2.4 billion Barangaroo property as planned have seemingly been dashed.

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Crown to continue construction of $2.2bn Barangaroo property

It comes as the company revealed around 95 per cent of its employees had been stood down due to the impacts on operations from the coronavirus.

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Hotel Wrap: Marriott sees signs of China recovery, Crown’s staff support + MORE!

Keen for some uplifting hospitality news? Take the elevator up to this week’s Hotel Wrap.

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Crown Towers Sydney provides sneak peek of new multi-billion-dollar hotel

Have you or a family member recently won an Oz Lotto draw? Here’s one way you could spend the winnings.

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Crown Resorts scores win against NSW government over Sydney Harbour views

The casino and hotel giant can rest easy knowing its soon-to-be-built Barangaroo property will have views of Sydney Harbour after the NSW government retreated from further court action.

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