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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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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’s Barangaroo project to open ahead of schedule, James Packer says

by Christian Fleetwood

James Packer has said One Barangaroo will be completed ahead of schedule, while The Star gave Travel Weekly an update on the progress of its Ritz-Carlton proposal.

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James Packer offloads half of Crown Resorts stake to Melco for $1.76bn

Billionaire James Packer has added almost another couple of billion to his outrageous fortune, thanks to a Macau-based casino hotel giant.

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US casino giant suddenly ends buyout talks with Packer’s Crown Resorts over detail leak

by Huntley Mitchell

James Packer is on the hunt for a new buyer of his Crown jewel, after a rival casino giant abruptly walked away from the discussion table.

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Crown acquires 20% stake in Nobu

by Anne Majumdar

Crown has built on its long-standing relationship with the Nobu brand by taking a significant stake in the business.

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Crown good for its host cities: Packer

by Trevor Chappell - AAP

“I think the cities that we operate in are better because Crown is there,” Packer told shareholders.

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‘C-word’ avoided in Qld Echo announcement

by Melissa Grant and Marty Silk - AAP

Despite being hailed as “the next mining boom”, it seems people are hesitant to mention the presence of the casino.

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Echo wins tender for new Brisbane casino

by Jamie McKinnell – AAP / Hannah Edensor

Echo has pipped James Packer at the post, scoring the right to build a casino on prime Brisbane riverfront, but not everyone’s happy about it.

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Travel’s top earners

by Daisy Melwani

Who’s made it on BRW’s Rich 200 List?

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Crown, Lend Lease sign off Sydney casino

by AAP

Crown has entered into a $1 billion agreement with developer Lend Lease to build its casino and resort at Barangaroo.

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Star to shine bright like a diamond

by Daisy Melwani

Sydney’s Star casino has been given a $100 million lifeline to renovate hotel rooms ahead of Packer unveiling his six-star Crown at Barangaroo.

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