Tag Archives: pokies
- Aussie retailer Woolworths to spin off ‘sin’ divisions, including pokies
3 July 2019
Australian retail giant Woolworths to spin off 'sin' divisions -- liquor, video poker machines -- into standalone entity ahead of possible sale.
- Two New South Wales venues under fire for gambling violations
21 June 2019
Regulatory authority has submitted a complaint against two hotels that have reportedly served drinks to gamblers in an effort to get them sloshed enough that they wouldn’t want to relinquish their poker machines.
- Tasmanian Labor party accused of pokies ‘backflip’
8 February 2019
Tasmanian Labor leader Rebecca white is coming under fire for giving up her hard-line stance against “pokies.”
- Aussie municipal councils back pokie bet curbs in Victoria
24 July 2018
Eighteen municipal councils in Australia have prodded the government of Victoria to slash the maximum bets on the state’s 27,000 pokies from AUD5 to AUD1.
- Victoria gov’t draws flak over Crown Casino special swipe cards
2 July 2018
Australian-listed casino operator Crown Resorts Ltd. has found itself in the middle of a controversy yet again, this time over special swipe cards.
- New Crown pokies tampering video surfaces on YouTube
24 May 2018
Australian MP Andrew Wilkie may have found the final nail that will seal the coffin of Crown Resorts Ltd.
Crown Resorts says China staff arrests forced hand on Macau exit
26 October 2017
Crown Resorts plans to divest stake in CrownBet
24 November 2017
Crown Resorts sell Vegas vacant lot to Wynn Resorts for $300m
14 December 2017