Tag Archives: Queensland
- Queensland quashes ASF Consortium’s resort casino plan
August 1, 2017
The government of the Australian state of Queensland has quashed plans to build a A$3b resort casino project on the Gold Coast, leaving the would-be operator mulling legal action. On Tuesday, Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk officially pulled the plug on ASF Consortium’s proposal to build a massive integrated resort on...
- Report: Caesars to run ASF’s Gold Coast casino operations
July 29, 2017
US casino operator Caesars Entertainment has reportedly firmed up plans to manage gaming operations at a proposed Australian casino. Earlier this month, Australian media reported that Caesars was among the casino operators vying to run gaming operations at the ASF Consortium’s in-development integrated resort project in the state of Queensland’s...
- ASF Consortium in talks with Caesars re Gold Coast casino
July 4, 2017
Casino operator Caesars Entertainment is holding talks to partner with a Chinese developer regarding a long-stalled gaming project on Australia’s Gold Coast. Last week, the Gold Coast Bulletin reported that Caesars’ international development exec Steven Tight had been skulking around the Gold Coast region in the state of Queensland, studying...
- Crown Resorts denies partnership with ASF on Gold Coast casino
April 20, 2017
Australian casino operator Crown Resorts has denied any deal to partner with a China-backed group on a Queensland casino project. On Thursday, The Australian quoted a Crown spokesperson saying the company “has no agreement” with either ASF Group or ASF Consortium, a China-backed developer that hopes to build a A$3b...
- Crown Resorts reportedly in talks to run ASF consortium’s Gold Coast casino
April 15, 2016
Australian casino operator Crown Resorts is reportedly negotiating a deal to operate the Chinese-backed ASF consortium’s new $2b casino in the state of Queensland. On Friday, The Australian reported that James Packer’s Crown was holding secret talks regarding a contract to operate the ASF consortium’s planned casino on the Gold...
- Australian cops rumble ‘boiler rooms’ linked to online sports betting sites
February 3, 2016
Australian authorities have taken down a number of ‘boiler room’ operations that cold-called customers to place sports bets on their behalf. On Wednesday, Australian news outlet ABC reported that Queensland police had charged a 41-year-old man with “inducing people to deliver” by luring customers into sending money to be used...
CrownBet launches new TV ad, but won’t mention betting
September 26, 2016