Tag Archives: Echo
- Echo plans to relocate HQ in Brisbane; Crown Sydney resolves planning dispute
March 9, 2015
Australian casino operator Echo Entertainment plans to move its headquarters from Sydney to Brisbane if it wins the battle for that city's new casino license. Echo CEO Matt Bekier told the Courier Mail that moving to Brisbane would make a lot of sense if its proposed Queen's Wharf casino gets the...
- Echo lays out Brisbane casino plans, promises 8,000 employment opportunities
January 22, 2015
Echo Entertainment has bared a few details of its plans for its multi-billion-dollar casino and resort project in Brisbane. Some of the key highlights of the development will include five hotels, three residential towers, an underground mall that will be linked to a Ritz-Carlton hotel that will have its own...
- Bloomberry eyes South Korea casino acquisition; Echo has back-up if it loses Brisbane casino
November 1, 2014
Enrique Razon Jr., chairman and CEO of Bloomberry Resorts, addressed a report from ABS-CBN News about the company’s planned casino expansion in South Korea. Razon declined to go into further details, opting only to say that South Korea as one of “several prospective jurisdictions outside the Philippines that Bloomberry is looking...
- Casino battle for new license brewing in Queensland
April 1, 2014
Queensland may not be as recognizable a destination as Sydney or Melbourne are in Australia. But that could change soon with the rise of new entertainment options in Brisbane, and no more is that coming to life than the interest of numerous casino operators in building a new casino at...
- Queensland open to offer more casino licenses
October 14, 2013
Australia's two biggest casino operators, Echo Entertainment and Crown Ltd., have both made it known that they've got their eyes on a casino in downtown Brisbane. But while the battle between the two sides is expected to generate some bitter back-and-forth, Queensland could quash the impending tussle even before a...
- Echo sells Townsville casino; Nevada Gold & Casinos drops Vegas casino plans
October 17, 2012
Over in the Land Down Under, the Australian Financial Review is reporting that Echo Entertainment Group is looking into the possibility of selling its Townsville casino in an attempt to clear up some room and allow the company to focus more on its core casinos in Sydney, Brisbane, and the...