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Crown Sydney grand opening postponed due to continuing inquiry

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In the Australian state of New South Wales and local casino operator Crown Resorts Limited has reportedly been told to delay the grand opening of its Crown Sydney development due to the ongoing investigation into its license suitability. According to a Tuesday report from G3Newswire, the Melbourne-headquartered firm had intended to begin welcoming gamblers ...

PAGCor continuing to count the cost of coronavirus closures

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The Philippine Amusement and Gaming Corporation (PAGCor) has reportedly announced that its aggregated gross gaming revenues for the first nine months of the year dropped by 60% on a comparative basis to around $1.15 billion. According to a report from Inside Asian Gaming, the state-owned regulator and operator is responsible for some 19,900 slots ...

The Betting and Gaming Council hopeful of continuing government support

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In the United Kingdom and The Betting and Gaming Council has called on the Chancellor of the Exchequer, Rishi Sunak (pictured), ‘to keep being flexible’ in his support for the nation’s regulated betting and gaming industry as it begins to emerge from a raft of coronavirus-related lockdown measures. The London-headquartered organization represents approximately 90% ...

Macau hotel occupancy rates plummet amid continuing coronavirus anxiety

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In Macau and fears over the highly-contagious coronavirus strain reportedly helped to push the average January occupancy rate for the city’s many three to five-star hotels down by some 14.5% year-on-year to only 78.5%. According to GGRAsia citing official data from the Macao Government Tourism Office, last month’s figure for exclusively five-star properties, which ...