Australia casinos

Melco hides Stanley Ho ties in plain sight

Melco’s culture of denial enabled its futile bid to acquire Crown that lost US$235 million Continue reading

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Billionaire Baha Mar buyer Henry Cheng joins Forbes Hong Kong’s 50 Richest for 2018

Cheng Yu-tung’s son and successor has expanded his family’s role in casinos beyond Macau into Vietnam, Australia and the Bahamas Continue reading

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Billionaire Baha Mar buyer Henry Cheng joins Forbes Hong Kong’s 50 Richest for 2018

Cheng Yu-tung’s son and successor has expanded his family’s role in casinos beyond Macau into Vietnam, Australia and the Bahamas Continue reading

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James Packer recovering from humbling year

Australian billionaire and his Crown Resorts give up global ambitions, focus on defending top spot at home Continue reading

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Wanted: Casinos for Australia tourist hub

Australia’s Queensland now has more gaming licenses than casino developers. Continue reading

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